The engagement of Kimberly Leigh Parker and William Clark Menge II, both of Austin, is announced.
The wedding is scheduled for Jan. 26, 2013, at Episcopal Church of The Good Shepherd in Austin.
The bride-elect, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Ridley II and Edward L. Parker, all of Tyler, is a 2008 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin. She is a personal banker with Benchmark Bank. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Brant L. Smith Jr. of Waco, the late Ms. Bobbie Edwards Parker and Richard Leon Parker, and stepgrandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wade C. Ridley.
The future bridegroom, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Henry Menge of Winchester, Va., is a 2008 graduate of Sewanee: The University of the South. He is a political consultant. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ben Radcliff of Mobile, Ala., and Mr. and Mrs. William Menge of New Orleans, La.
Published in the Tyler Morning Telegraph on December 2, 2012