Thompson-Baker

Sunday, July 18, 2004

Ed and Marsha Thompson of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristina Leigh Thompson of Lafayette, Ind., to Keith Baker of Greenfield, Ind. He is the son of Dennis and Beverly Baker of Herculaneum, Mo.

Thompson received bachelor of science and master of science degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and expects to receive a Ph.D. in monogastric nutrition in May 2005.

Baker received bachelor of science and master of science degrees in animal sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is a clinical research associate with Elanco, the animal health division of Eli Lilly and Co.

An Aug. 14 wedding is planned at Centenary United Methodist Church.