Russell and Charlotte Thomas of Greenwood and Steve and Gwen Johns of Ashland City, Tenn. announce the engagement of their children, Miranda Thomas and Matt Johns.

She is the granddaughter of Gerald and Brinda Thomas of Greenwood and Tom and Betty Wellnitz of Van Buren, Ark. and is the great-granddaughter of Hazel Martin of Greenwood.

She is a graduate of Union Christian Academy and is attending Arkansas State University for a degree in Exercise Science.

He is the grandson of Joyce Evans and Ruby Jons, both of Ashland City, Tenn. and the late Terry Evans and the late J.W. Johns. He is a graduate of Cheatham County High School and graduated from Nashville State with a degree in Computer Networking. He is employed with the Cheatham County School District.

The couple plans a 2:00 p.m. ceremony on July 19 at Greenwood First Free Will Baptist Church.