Sunday, January 5, 2003

Don and Peggy Palmer of Pleasant Hill, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen LeeAnn Palmer, to Joseph Ruth. He is the son of Michael and Betty Ruth of Scott City.

Palmer is a 1998 graduate of Pleasant Hill High School. She is employed at Cass County Pediatrics in Belton, Mo.

Ruth is a 1995 graduate of Scott City High School, and 2002 graduate of Central Bible College in Springfield, Mo. He is youth and children's pastor at Jasonville Assembly of God Church in Jasonville, Ind.

A March 15 wedding is planned in Lees Summit, Mo.