Jeff and Kenny Van Patten of Maumelle announce the engagement of their son, William Van Patten, to Cameron Rae Coffey, the daughter of Michael Douglas Coffey of Dallas.

Van Patten is grandson of Lorine Padgett of Maumelle and Hettie Van Patten of Searcy.

Coffey is the granddaughter of Margie Williamson of Denton, Texas.

Van Patten was a 2013 graduate of the University of Arkansas where he was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity while Coffey was a 2012 graduate and a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority at Fayetteville. The couple met while they were in school and began dating on the suggestion of Van Patten’s mother, Kenny.

The couple will wed at July 26 University Park United Methodist in Dallas with a reception to follow at Bent Tree Country Club.