Mark and Tammy Thomas announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Rusian Thomas, to Anthony David Geisen, son of Michelle Chandler and John and Regina Geisen.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Tommy and Tressie Wisner and Glenn Thomas and the late Macie Eddy.
Miss Laura is a 2005 graduate of West Point High School and a 2011 graduate of Auburn University, where she earned a degree in animal science (pre-veterinary). She is currently employed with Omni Hotel as a spa supervisor in Houston, Texas.
The prospective groom is the grandson of John Shaw, Carol and James Roberts and the late Bebe and Joe Geisen.
Mr. Geisen is a 2006 graduate of Vinemont High School. He is currently employed by Oxy Vinyls as a petrochemical inspector in Houston, Texas.
The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. Oct. 5, 2013, in Gulf Shores, Ala. Following a wedding trip to Jamaica, the couple will reside in Houston, Texas.