Sunday, December 4, 2005



Stan and Sue Pierce of Cape Girardeau and David and Bonnie Brenning of Troy, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Leanne Michelle Pierce, to Wayne Allan Booth. He is the son of Rodger and Janet Booth of Martinsburg, Ohio, and Francis Bash of Homer, Ohio.

Pierce is a graduate of Central High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2002, and is pursuing a master of science degree in mechanical engineering from North Carolina State University. She is a mechanical engineer at the Naval Air Depot Cherry Point in Havelock, N.C.

Booth is a graduate of Utica High School in Utica, Ohio, and served 10 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is pursuing a bachelor of science degree in human resources administration. He is a training specialist at Naval Air Depot Cherry Point.

The couple plans to be married in St. Lucia.