The bride-elect is the daughter of Chris and Mary Ackley, of Aurora. She is a 2005 graduate of Aurora High School and a 2012 graduate of Ozarks Technical Community College. She is employed as an occupational therapist with Key Rehabilitation.
The prospective groom is the son of Larry and Tracy Gold, of Pierce City. He is a 2004 graduate of Pierce City High School and a 2007 graduate of Drury University Police Academy. He is employed as a police officer with the City of Neosho.
Plans are being completed for an Oct. 20 ceremony at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pierce City. The couple will reside in Monett.