Published 1:02 pm Saturday, September 3, 2016

Charles and Susan Lassiter of Newsoms announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Lassiter, to Trenton Parker.

Trent is the son of Troi Parker of Franklin, and Paul and Sharon Hollowell of Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

Rachel Lassiter and Trenton Parker

Rachel Lassiter and Trenton Parker

Rachel is the maternal granddaughter of Lois Daughtrey of Franklin, and the late James H. Daughtrey. She is the paternal granddaughter of the late Kathleen Lassiter Bryant and E.J. “Boonie” Lassiter of Newsoms.

Trent is the maternal grandson of Ann S. Parker of Franklin, and the late Ernest E. Parker Jr. He is the paternal grandson of Carolyn and Ronald Gene Buck of Gates, North Carolina; and Robert and Anne Hollowell of Sunbury, North Carolina.

Rachel works at The Tidewater News and Shear Madness Salon and Spa in Franklin. Trent works at Rawlings Mechanical in Courtland.

They have a daughter, Kylie Parker, 4.

The wedding will take place on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016.