Mr. and Mrs. Cary Gilbreth Beck of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Marguerite Lee Lucas, to Thomas Henry Armitage, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jeffrey Armitage of Bainbridge Island, Wash.
Miss Lucas is the daughter of the late Mr. William Ray Lucas Jr.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Forest Smith Jr. of Knoxville, Tenn., and Dr. and Mrs. William Ray Lucas of Huntsville.
Miss Lucas graduated from Mountain Brook High School and the University of Virginia, where she was a member of Kappa Delta sorority. She was presented at the Ball of Roses. She is employed at Iberiabank in New Orleans.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Shane Allen of Kent, England, Mrs. Terry Stone of British Columbia, Canada, and the late Mr. Stone, Professor and Mrs. Peter Armitage of Oxford, England, and the late Mrs. Phyllis Armitage.
Mr. Armitage is a graduate of Bainbridge High School and the University of Oregon. He is pursuing a master’s of public health degree at Tulane University.
The wedding is planned for June 1 in Highlands, N.C.