XOAK ISLAND, N.C. -- The engagement of Amy Lynn Cross and Shawn Patrick Evans, both of 9408 Night Harbor Drive, Leland, N.C., is being announced by her parents, William E. and Leslie Cross, 128 N.E. 32nd St.
The future groom is a son of Joyce O. Evans, 108 Diamond Way, Cortland, and the late Larry F. Evans.
Miss Cross graduated from Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pa., with a bachelor's degree in English. She is the president of DNA Business Solutions in Wilmington, N.C.
Mr. Evans, the director of technology at the Roger Bacon Academy in Leland, N.C., attended Youngstown State University.
The couple have planned a 6 p.m. ceremony to take place Sept. 17 on the beach on the island. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and also for a reception afterward at Southport Community Center in Southport, N.C.