Mr. and Mrs. Kris Eugene Hage of Lexington announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Diane Hage of Lexington, to Thomas Edwin Hart of Charleston, son of Mr. Edward Eugene Hart III of Tega Cay and Ms. Barbara Lee Hart of Clover.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Marion Duncan of Lexington and Mr. and Mrs. George Fairbairn of Batavia, Illinois. She graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education. She is employed by Berkeley County School District at College Park Middle School in Ladson.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Edward Eugene Hart Jr. and the late Mr. Hart, Mr. and Mrs. Fredrick Edward Parent and Mr. David Larry Lee, all of Sumter. He graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Marine Science. He is employed by Charles River Laboratories in Charleston.

The wedding is planned for April 17, 2020, at The Pelican Pavilion at Folly Beach.