Bill and Sharon Kibler of Fort Smith announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Chloe Kibler of Fort Smith, to Joshua Thomas Bower of Fort Smith, son of Tom and Sheree Bower of Fort Worth, Texas.

A 7 p.m. wedding is planned Sept. 1, 2018, at Kindred Barn in Mulberry.

Ms. Kibler holds a bachelor of science from the University of Central Arkansas and a master of science from the University of Tulsa. She is employed as a speech language pathologist by Fort Smith Public Schools and HealthSouth.

Mr. Bower has a bachelor of arts from Dallas Christian College and is employed as the worship arts pastor at Central Christian Church in Fort Smith.