The engagement of Samantha Murphy, the daughter of George and Jeannine Murphy of Deerfield, to Joshua Smith, the son of Howard and Denise Smith of Paris Township, is announced.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Southeast High School. She attended Youngstown State University and graduated in 2012 with an associate degree in dental hygiene and bachelor's in allied health. She is working at two local dental offices.
Her fiancé graduated from Southeast High School in 2005. He went on to graduate in 2102 from ITT with an associate degree in drafting and design and a bachelor's in construction management. He is a drafting engineer at Aerolite Extrusion Co.
A country wedding is planned for July.