DURHAM – Mac and Alice McPeake of Durham are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Laura McPeake of Providence, R.I., to James Mangrum of Champaign, Ill., son of Jane Mangrum of Grand View, Ill., and John Mangrum of Hewitt, Texas.
Miss McPeake is a graduate of North Yarmouth Academy and received a bachelor’s degree in French from Georgetown University. She also attended SUNY Downstate Medical School for her MD and is currently completing emergency medicine residency at Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital.
Mr. Mangrum attended high school in Philadelphia, Pa., and received a degree in economics from Holy Cross College in Worcester, Mass. He was employed as a corporate consultant and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in architecture at the University of Illinois in Champaign/Urbana, Ill.
The wedding will be held at 4 p.m. on June 25 at the McPeake residence in Durham.