Shirrell is a 2007 graduate of Central High School. She expects to receive a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Missouri State University in Springfield in December. She is employed in the university's admissions office.
Roop is a 2007 graduate of Central High School. He expects to receive a master of science degree in chemistry from Missouri State University in May 2012. He is employed in the university's chemistry department.
An Aug. 7 wedding is planned at Bethel Assembly of God Church.