Karen Brown and Lloyd Cushenberry announce the engagement of their daughter, Lakoya Brown, to Patrick Sanders, son of Donald Sr. and Patricia Sanders.
The couple will exchange nuptial vows during a 4 p.m. ceremony May 9, 2009 at the Gonzales Civic Center.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Cushenberry and Willie Brown Jr. and the late Barbara Brown Payton. She is a graduate of East Ascension High and is employed by Walgreens Pharmacy.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Alex Sanders and the late Lillie Bell Sanders, the late Lester Simon and Shirley Simon and Albertha Simon. He attended St. Amant High and is employed by Kinder Morgan.