Mark and Michelle Lloyd of Suwanee announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Noel Lloyd of Suwanee, to William McDonald Coughlin of Buford, son of David and Debby Coughlin of Buford.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ben and Ethel Lloyd of Dothan, Ala., JoAnna Osman of Dothan, Ala., and the late Ivan Osman. She is a 2002 graduate of North Gwinnett High School and a 2007 graduate of Georgia State University, where she received a bachelor's degree in early childhood education. She is employed by Suwanee Elementary as a fourth-grade teacher.

The future groom is the grandson of Billy and Grace McDonald of Clyde, N.C., and Robert and Roxie Coughlin of Hartwell. He is a 2003 graduate of North Gwinnett High School and a graduate of Georgia State University, where he received a bachelor's degree in early childhood education. He is employed by Sawnee Elementary as a fifth-grade teacher.

The wedding is planned for April 5 at The Carl House in Auburn.