Carlita Tate and the late Alan Hood of Hannibal, Mo., are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Bruce Tate, to Melissa (Missy) Gore, daughter of Charles and Glenda Gore of Olathe, Kan. Mr. Tate is the grandson of Robert Tate and the late Martha Tate of Hannibal, Mo.

Ms. Gore graduated from Olathe North High School and Buena Vista University with a bachelor of arts degree in business management. She is a claims supervisor at American International Group (AIG) in Olathe, Kan.

Mr. Tate graduated from Hannibal High School, Ottawa University with a bachelor of arts degree in sports administration and health and fitness, and Emporia University with a master of science degree in health, physical education and recreation. He is the head women’s basketball coach and assistant director of athletics at Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kan.

The wedding will be held at The Worship Center of Kansas City in Lenexa, Kan., Saturday, June 14, 2014.