Randy and Sissy Tapp, 255 Maple Swamp Road, Chuckey, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brenda Jean, to Dustin James Thompson, son of James and Roberta Thompson, 331 Skyline Drive, Beaver, W.Va.
The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of David Crockett High School, Jonesborough.
She is a granddaughter of the late Vernon Hill; the late Mary Hill; and the late Bill and Katie Langston.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Shady Springs High School, West Virginia.
He is a grandson of Buford and Lola Stump, West Virginia; the late Raymond Upchurch; and Lila Upchurch, West Virginia.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at Pine Haven Lodge, Beaver, W.Va.