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Willis “Doug” and Sherry Hackney of Wilson announce the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Gibson Hackney, of Greenville to Eric Turner LaRoque of Morehead City. The groom is the son of Mark and Roseann LaRoque of Morehead City.

The bride is the granddaughter of Joyce Hopkins and the late Clarence Hopkins and the late Willis and Sara G. Hackney. The groom is the grandson of the late Cecil and Jean Turner and the late Walter and Naomi LaRoque.

A Sept. 2 wedding is planned in New Bern.