Mr. and Mrs. Max W. Simmons of Lamar, MO, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Elizabeth, to Zachary James Lovell, son of Mrs. and Mrs. James Todd Lovell of Mindenmines, MO.  Sara is a 2009 graduate of Lamar High School and will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech Language Pathology.  Zach is a 2010 graduate of Liberal High School and will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing.  Sara is the granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Alvin Cain of Lamar, the late Mr. Raymond Simmons and Mrs. Kathleen Amber of Joplin, MO.  Zach is the grandson of Mr. Doyle Dingman and the late Mrs. Norma Dingman of Mindenmines, MO and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Lovell of Cherokee, KS, and the late Mrs. Dorothy Lovell of Springfield, MO.  A July 19 wedding is being planned at the Lamar United Methodist Church.  After a honeymoon on the island of Grenada, the couple plans to reside in Branson, MO.