Mr. and Mrs. Jody and Rhonda Failoni of Columbia, S.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Grace Failoni of Greenville, SC, to Alex LaRue Smith of Greenville, SC, a son of the Rev. Clint and Wendy Smith of Aiken, SC.


The wedding is planned for December 22, 2012, in Aiken, SC, at Town Creek Baptist Church.


The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Scholebo of Granite City, Illinois, and a paternal granddaughter of the late Mr. Gordon and Deloris Failoni of Granite City, Illinois. She is a 2008 graduate of Ben Lippen High School. She is a graduate of North Greenville University with a degree in early education. She is employed by the Greenville school system.


The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of the late Don B. Wakefield and Mrs. Kay Coward Wakefield of Aiken and a paternal grandson of the late Rev. Arthur Smith and Mrs. Edwina Smith of Pauline, S.C. He is a 2008 graduate of Dorman High School. He is a graduate of North Greenville University with a degree in outdoor leadership. He is employed by Solid Solution and is director of One Route Adventures.