Roger and Kellie Bashioum, of Independence, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethany Bashioum, to Jon Sharpton, the son of Charles and Denise Sharpton, of Raymore.
The bride to be, a 2006 Fort Osage High School graduate, earned a bachelors degree in Journalism from Evangel University in 2009 and a masters degree in Communication from Regent University in 2012. Bashioum resides in Belton and is the reporter/photographer at Cass County Democrat Missourian.
The prospective groom graduated with valedictorian honors from Grandview Christian School in 2003 and earned a bachelors degree in Computer Information Systems from LeTourneau University in 2007. Sharpton resides in Raymore and works in technical support at 1&1 Internet.
The couple plans a November wedding at Evangel Church in Kansas City.