Elizabeth L. Starks and Anthony C. Thomas Sr., both of Youngstown, are announcing their engagement.
Jacqulene Brown of Cleveland is the mother of the future groom.
Parents of the bride-elect, Virgie Jennings and Thomas L. Woods Sr., and the father of the future groom, Anthony B. Alexander, are deceased.
The couple plan to wed at 3 p.m. July 19 at the Unity Centre for Spiritual Living in Girard. A reception will follow at the home of the bride’s sister. Invitations will be issued for both.
The future bride received an associate degree in medical assisting from National College. She works for VXI Global Solutions.
Her fiancé is a cook for Morgan’s Foods Inc.