Sunday, May 5, 2002

Randall and Valerie Hargraves of Belleville, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Holley Hargraves, to George Aplin. He is the son of Bruce and Mary Mims of Cape Girardeau and Alvin B. Aplin Jr. of Crestview, Fla.

Hargraves is a 1997 graduate of Belleville Township High School West, 2001 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, and is attending Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. She is a computer analyst with SBC Communications in St. Louis.

Aplin is a 1995 graduate of Central High School, 1999 graduate of Southeast University, and attends Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. He is a senior chorister/soloist with Christ Church Cathedral in Nashville.

An Aug. 3 wedding is planned in Belleville.