Michael and Vickie Williams of Belleville announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara R. Williams, to Gerrod M. Negley, son of John and Debbie Negley of Williamstown.

The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and a graduate of West Virginia University at Parkersburg with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She is employed at the Bureau of the Fiscal Service.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2000 graduate of Williamstown High School and graduate of Marshall University with a master’s degree in human resource management. He is employed at the Bureau of Fiscal Service.

A wedding is planned for Aug. 23 at the Marietta Shriner Club, with a reception to follow.