Phil and Mary McPeak, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melody, to Josh Toler, son of Melanie Toler, Washington, D.C.
The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. She is employed by PetSmart Banfield, Wilmington, N.C.
She is a granddaughter of the late Demp V. and Belle Morelock.
Her fiancé attended Appalachian State University. He is employed by Waste Industries, Wilmington, as operations supervisor.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, 2013, on the beach at Pawley’s Island, S.C.