Announcement is made of the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Hayley Lauren Shields and B.J. Miller.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Randy and Jeanna Shields. She is the granddaughter of Alma Ruth Cox and the late Walter Cox and Louise Shields and the late David Shields.
Hayley is a 2002 graduate of Elizabethton High School and a 2012 cum laude graduate of Northeast State Community College with an associate’s degree in nursing. She is employed at Bristol Regional Medical Center as a registered nurse.
Her fiancé is the son of Bruce and Elaine Miller. He is the grandson of R.L. and Hazel Miller and the late Mack and Ruth Ruston.
B.J. is a 2003 graduate of Elizabethton High School and a 2008 graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan with a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting and management. He is employed at First Tennessee in Bristol as a financial representative.
The couple will be married in an open church ceremony at First Christian Church, Elizabethton, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at 4 p.m. A reception will be held at the home of Alma Ruth Cox immediately following the ceremony.