Tim and Rhonda Bass of Marion announce the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Leigh Bass of Marion, to Tyler Austin Smith of Sumter, son of Eddie and Lynn Smith of Sumter.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Nancy Ratley and the late R.C. Ratley Sr. of Marion. She graduated from Pee Dee Academy and from Francis Marion University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She expects to complete a Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner in December. She is a registered nurse employed by McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of John and Barbara Norris and Robert Smith and the late Dorothy Smith, all of Sumter. He graduated from Wilson Hall and from Francis Marion University with a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communications and a Minor in Business. He is employed as a graphic designer by Native Sons in Myrtle Beach.

The wedding is planned for Nov. 10, 2018, at Hidden Acres in Marion.

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The couple is registered at Bed, Bath and Beyond,; and Target,