Sunday, July 10, 2005

Jerry and Brenda Merryman of Charleston, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Nadine Merryman, to Bradley Steven Smith, both of Cape Girardeau. He is the son of Gaye Smith of Jackson and Steve and Georgia Smith of Oak Ridge.

Merryman is a 1999 graduate of Charleston High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Southeast Missouri State University in 2004. She is an administrative assistant at the university.

Smith is a 1997 graduate of Jackson High School. He is an appliance technician at Sears.

A Sept. 24 wedding is planned at Deerfield Lodge in Cape Girardeau.