Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wesley Heacox of Wilson, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Susan Ashley Heacox of Wilmington, N.C., to John David Hitt of Wilmington, N.C., son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Lee Hitt of Hoschton.

The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of James Baxter Hunt High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, where she received an English degree and a teaching certification. She is employed as an English teacher at New Hanover County High School.

The future groom is a 1999 graduate of Duluth High School and a 2003 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, where he received a degree in communications and a certification in professional writing. He is employed by Encore Magazine.

The wedding is planned for June 28 in Wilmington, N.C.