Merlyn Triplett of Hope and James Davis of Conway announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessi Davis, to Daniel Hardy, both of Little Rock.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Vera Moore of Hope and the late Lorne Banbridge, formerly of Rodgers, Mich., and Ola May Davis of Old Washington and the late Roy Davis. She is a 2006 graduate of Hope High School and a 2010 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a major in mass communication. She is employed by Ron Sherman Productions as a social media marketer and PPC specialist in Little Rock.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Bonnie Kenkel of Cabot and Bill Hardy of North Little Rock. He is the grandson of Mildred Pinkerton of Jacksonville, Fla., and the late William Pinkerton and the late Joyce and Richard Hardy, formerly of Jacksonville, Fla. He is a 2005 graduate of Cabot High School and currently a student of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a major in information systems and is a Cisco Certified Network professional. He is employed by Arkansas Electric Cooperatives as a network analyst in Little Rock.

The couple will exchange vows at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at the Terry House in Little Rock with Chad Denmon officiating.