Jim and Nancy Lumpkin of Harrisonville, are proud to announced the engagement of their daughter, Tamara Nicole Lumpkin, to Eric Christian Beckemeier, son of Kurt and Cindy Beckemeier of Norborne.
The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Harrisonville High School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, where she earned a degree in early childhood and elementary education. She is currently substitute teaching in the Harrisonville area and employed part-time at Target.
The groom-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Norborne High School and a 2007 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Central Missouri. He is a first-year law student at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and a member of the 442nd Fighter Wing of the U.S. Air Force Reserve.
The couple is planning a June 20, 2009 wedding in Belton.