The Rev. Steve and JoCarolyn Chambers, Denison, Texas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Shannon to Bryce Barker, the son of Gary and RuthAnn Barker, of Pratt. Shannon is the granddaughter of the Rev. Joe Jr. and Jan Massi and Marolyn Chambers and the late Lawton Chambers. Bryce's grandparents are Carter and Marjorie Barker and Dean and Irene Norris and the late Lucille Norris.

Miss Chambers is a 2003 graduate of Arkansas City High School. She received a Bachelor of Education degree from Texas Christian University and a Master of Education and Human Services from Drury University. She is employed at Cowley Community College as the Upward Bound coordinator.

Mr. Barker is a 1999 graduate of Skyline High School. He received an Associate of Science degree from Pratt Comunity College, a Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree from Northwestern Oklahoma State University and a Masters in Criminal Justice from Wichita State University. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force. Bryce is employed at Larksfield Place in Wichita.

Their wedding will take place Aug. 31 at Central Christian Church in Arkansas City, with a dinner reception to follow in Turner Hall.