Mr. and Mrs. David Barr of Meridian announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Allison, to Brian Scott Deming, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gerry Deming of Mandeville, La.
The wedding will be Saturday, Oct. 18, 2003, at 4 p.m. at the Meridian District Office of the United Methodist Church (formerly New Covenant United Methodist Church).
Miss Barr is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. W.F. Barr, and Mr. and Mrs. John A. Johnson, all of Meridian.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Northeast Lauderdale High School and received a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Southern Mississippi. She is employed by Kraft Foods.
Mr. Deming is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Deming of Abilene, Texas, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Zucknick of Taylor, Texas.
The bridegroom-elect is a graduate of Brandon High School and received a bachelor's degree in geographic information systems from the University of Southern Mississippi.
Mr. Deming is employed by Metropolitan Planning Organization of Hattiesburg.
A reception will be held at Union Station following the ceremony.