Sunday, October 20, 2002

William and Marcy Dockins of Cape Girardeau and Charles Neeley of Olmsted, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Elaine Neeley, to John David Sims. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Michael H. Sims of Knoxville, Tenn.

Neeley is the Sprint LDD account manager for Eastern Tennessee. She is also a choreographer and dancer.

Sims is a telecommunications sales executive.

An Oct. 26 wedding will be held on the MS Explorer of the Seas in Miami, Fla.