Wanda Daniel of Stockbridge and Bill Dusenberry of Monroe announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Leann Dusenberry of Stockbridge, to Jeffrey Lee Banks of Covington, son of Jeff and Laurie Banks of Covington.

The bride-elect is currently attending Georgia Perimeter College of Dunwoody, where she is studying dental hygiene and plans to graduate in May 2011.

The future groom is the grandson of Tommy and Mary Banks of Covington and Dorothy Crowe and the late James Crowe of Covington. He is a 2004 graduate of Newton High School. He is currently employed with Southern Pipe and Supply Company in Conyers.

The couple plans to wed Oct. 17.