---- — J. Brian and Kathy Lewis of Mt. Vernon would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Beth Lewis to Eli Marchbanks, both of Columbia, Mo. He is the son of Gary and Sheila Marchbanks of Kennett, Mo.
Beth is an associate professor of language and literature at Moberly Area Community College in Columbia, Mo. She is a graduate of Mt. Vernon Township High School and earned a bachelors degree in interdisciplinary studies and a master of arts degree in english, both from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Eli is a grants specialist with the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo. He is a graduate of Kennett High School and earned a bachelors degree in communication from William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo. and a masters in business administration from William Woods University in Fulton, Mo.
A May 25 wedding is planned in Columbia, Mo.