Together with their parents, Leslie Catherine Cox and Christopher Kyle Sparks announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Katy and Jim Cox of Parkersburg. She is the granddaughter of the late Ardella and Ralph Click of Cottageville and the late Geraldine and Clarence Cox Sr. of Parkersburg.

She is a graduate of Parkersburg South High School, West Virginia Wesleyan College and the Medical University of South Carolina.

She is employed with SpecialtyCare as a cardiovascular perfusionist at Coliseum Medical Centers in Macon, Ga.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Rosalyn Sparks of Macon, Ga., and William E. Sparks Jr. of Forsyth, Ga. He is the grandson of Frances and William E. Sparks Sr. of Forsyth, Ga., and Cornelia and Sidney of Forsyth, Ga. He attended Mary Persons High School. He is employed with Norfolk Southern Railroad in Macon, Ga.

A wedding is planned for April 5 at Tryphena’s Garden in Fort Valley, Ga.