Jack and Darri Ussery, Shawnee, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelli Marie Ussery, Shawnee, to John Michael Carr, Shawnee, son of Bill and Mary Carr, Kansas City, Kan.
The future bride is a graduate of Shawnee Mission North High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education from Emporia State University. She is currently a first-grade teacher at Bonner Springs Elementary School.
The future groom is a graduate of Turner High School. He is employed by the family business -- Overland Grading and Carrs Trucking.
The couple plans an April wedding at Salem Lutheran Church in Lenexa.