Sunday, May 5, 2002

OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Clifford Ford of Thebes, Ill., and Bonnie Sassman of Peoria, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Tracie Diane Ford of Olive Branch, to Charles Benedict Coker of Cape Girardeau. He is the son of Dan and Betty Poe of Cape Girardeau.

Ford is employed at Betties Restaurant in Cape Girardeau.

Coker is employed at Betties Restaurant.

A June 15 wedding is planned at Faith Fellowship in Cape Girardeau.