Nancy and Michael Wiles of Kenai, Ark., announce the engagement of their daughter, Wendy Leigh Worley of Columbia, Mo., to Marc Paul Alexander of Dyess AFB, Texas, son of Sue and Steve Alexander of Buford.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lorraine and Leigh Wiles of Louisville, Ky., and Lola and Joe Nightingale of Cottonwood, Ariz. She is a graduate of Kenai Central High School and is attending the University of Missouri. She is employed by the Missouri Air National Guard.

The future groom is the grandson of Virginia Pearson of Ellenton, Fla., the late Mary and Ford Alexander and the late Chester Ploughman. He is a 2004 graduate of Collins Hill High School. He is employed by the U.S. Air Force.

The wedding is planned for Oct. 18 in Albilene, Texas.