Elizabeth RuthAnn and Christopher Philip Patton

Willard and Tammy Dills of Franklin announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth RuthAnn to Christopher Philip Patton, son of David and Tina Francescutti, also of Franklin.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Steve and Janis Wilson and Floy Mason, all of Franklin. She is the great-granddaughter of the late Thad and Edith Wilson of Franklin and the Rev. Grady and Ruth Norman of Sylva.

The groom-to-be is the grandson of Shar Francescutti of St. Petersburg, Fla. He is the great-grandson of Lila Aykers, also of St. Petersburg, Fla., and the late Doris Miller of Flint, Mich.

The wedding is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Burningtown Barn in Franklin. Formal invitations will be sent.