Lynnelle Thompson and Elmer Zimmerman, together with their families, are announcing their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Harold and Shirley Thompson of Hanoverton. She graduated from Southern Local High School and earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from Kent State University. She is currently employed at Steve T. Shelton, CPA, Inc. in Youngstown.
Her finance is the son of the late Delbert and Ruth Zimmerman of Lowellville. He is a graduate of Lowellville High School and earned an associate's degree in agribusiness at Ohio State University. He is self-employed at Zimmerman Sales and Services in Columbiana.
The couple is planning an Oct. 23 wedding at Bethel Presbyterian Church in Salineville. A reception will follow at Das Dutch Village Inn in Columbiana.