Rex and Cynthia Harding of Aiken, South Carolina announce the engagement of their daughter, Toni Ann Harding of Aiken, to Richard Jay Faircloth of Aiken, a son of Richard Faircloth Sr. and Julie Metts.

The wedding is planned for October 26, 2013 at The Rye Patch in Aiken.

The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of Lillian Stevenson of Maryland and a paternal granddaughter of Rex and Nelda Harding of Texas.

She is a 2004 graduate of South Aiken High School. She is also a 2012 graduate of Aiken Technical College with a degree in Human Services. She is employed by Tri-Development of Aiken.

The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of the late Ernest and Estelle Causey and a paternal grandson of SJ and Virginia Faircloth of North Carolina.

He is a 2006 graduate of South Aiken High School. He is employed by Sizemore Staffing.