He is the son of Russell Hardison Jr., Wellsville, and Valerie Rogers Waite, Kansas City, Kan.
Her grandparents are the late John Fletcher Sr., Green River, Wyo.; Jane Powell Fletcher, Anthony, Kan.; the late Laurence Eneihen, Rantoul; and the late Dolores Kline Eneihen, Rantoul.
His grandparents are Phillip Rogers, Kansas City, Kan.; Sheri Rogers, Kansas City, Kan.; Kathy Phillips, Kansas City, Kan.; Russell Hardison Sr.; Independence, Mo.; and Karen Hardison, Independence, Mo.
Their wedding is scheduled for Sept. 15, 2012, at Mustard Seed Church, Lawrence.