Emily is the granddaughter of Fagan and Erline Pace of Oak Grove and Harold Poppens of Viborg, S.D., and the late Sarah Poppens. She is a graduate of Daviess County High School and Rhodes College in Memphis, Tenn., and sells pharmaceuticals for Astra-Zenica.
William is the grandson of Mary Catherine York of Owensboro and the late Bill York and Vevoleen McDaniel of Owensboro, and the late Ray McDaniel. He is a graduate of Daviess County High School and the University of Kentucky and is a senior research analyst for W.K. Capital Management.
The wedding is scheduled for Saturday, August 16, 2008, at the Boca Raton Resort and Club in Boca Raton, Fla.