Kimberly Dickson and Robert and Lynn Dickson announce the engagement of their daughter, Charlene Renne Dickson of Lawrenceville, to Joshua Duane Stroud of Lawrenceville, son of Duane and Lisa Stroud.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Nancy Davies, John Wright and the late Peggy Wright, and Ann Dickson and the late Ted Dickson. She is a graduate of Central Gwinnett High School.

The future groom is the grandson of Ken and Shirley Stroud, Jack and Colleen Miles, and Virgel and Linda Crosby. He attended Meadowcreek High School.

The wedding is planned for Sept. 20.