James and Sylvia Lewis of Nashville, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Lewis of Nashville, Tenn., to Philip Smith of Wake Forest, N.C., son of Greg Smith of Lawrenceville and Dianne Smith of Buford.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Heinrich and Ingeborg Lintner of Ellicott City, Md., and the late Holly Estel and the late Emma Lee Lewis. She is a 2005 graduate of McGavock Comprehensive High School in Nashville, Tenn., and a 2009 graduate of the University of Memphis, where she received a bachelor's degree in urban studies. She is employed with Hermitage Hills Wee School.

The future groom is the grandson of Mildred Smith of Buford and the late Doug Smith, and William Henry Beard of Buford, and the late Delora Beard. He is a 2005 graduate of Buford High School and is pursuing a degree in Christian studies and missions at the College of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is employed with Matt Papa Ministries.

The wedding is planned for Nov. 14 at Historic Rock Castle in Hendersonville, Tenn.