Sam and Brenda Swann of Albuquerque announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Stephenie Rae Swann of Las Cruces to Dane Travis Wilkerson of Portales.
He is the son of Dwayne and Tammie Wilkerson.
The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. January 3, 2009 at Calvary Baptist Church in Las Cruces.
The reception will follow at church.
The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Mayfield High School and is currently attending ENMU.
The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Portales High School.
He currently works as the youth pastor at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Portales.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.