Lane Parton of Rutherfordton and Dennis and Manda Franklin of Maggie Valley announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Louise Beegle, to Levi Scott Browning, son of Scott and Sabrina Browning of Bethel and Ric and Holly Lee of Murfreesboro, Tenn.

The bride to be is the granddaughter of the late Dr. John and Marion Beegle of Cullowhee, and Terrill Parton and Jean Smith of Rutherfordton. The groom to be is the grandson of Roy and Donna Browning of Bethel and Russell and Judy Cochran of Nantahala.

The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Appalachian Farm Weddings in Maggie Valley.