Steve and Sherry Wise of Lonoke announce the engagement of their daughter Amanda Michele to George W. Parkinson III of San Antonio, Texas.

The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Lonoke High School. She is employed by Triangle Engineering of Arkansas in Jacksonville as an administrative assistant. She will graduate from ASU-Beebe in May and will attend the University of Arkansas for Medical Science this summer, pursuing a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

The prospective groom is the son of Kelly Parkinson of San Antonio, Texas and George W. Parkinson Jr. of Stillwater, Okla. He is a 1995 graduate of James Madison High School in San Antonio. He is employed by the United States Air Force as an aircraft mechanic. He is currently stationed at Little Rock Air Force Base.

The couple will exchange vows at 7 p.m. on Saturday May 3, 2014, at Twelve Oaks Hill Country Inn in Bulverde, Texas. They will reside in Lonoke.