Published 1:00 am Sunday, April 10, 2011

Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Penhollow of Washington, N.C., and Mr. and Mrs. Keith Beecher of Alta Loma, Calif., announce the engagement of their daughter Claire Elizabeth Beecher to John Wilton Baldwin II, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baldwin of Bath, N.C., and Ms. Sharon Baldwin of Raleigh, N.C.

Claire Elizabeth Beecher and John Wilton Baldwin II

The couple will exchange vows Saturday, April 23, at 4:30 p.m., at the home of John and Cindy Baldwin in Bath.