Samantha Rose Slack and Samuel William Parsons announce their engagement.
Slack is the daughter of David Slack Sr. of McMechen and Jeannie Kurtz of Yorkville and the stepdaughter of the late Joseph Kurtz.
Parsons is the son of Samuel and Susan Parsons of Millville, N.J.
Slack is a 2002 graduate of Wheeling Park High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of North Carolina, Wilmington. She is employed with the North Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice in Castle Hayne, N.C.
Parsons is a graduate of Laney High School, Wilmington, N.C. He is employed with Premier Quicktops in Wilmington.
A Sept. 7 wedding is planned at the Battleship North Carolina Memorial Park in Wilmington.