Mr. and Mrs. Bill Circle of Cherokee Village announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Meredith Lea Circle, to Stewart Bradley "Brad" Yaney of Pine Bluff, Ark. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Yaney of Pine Bluff.
Circle is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Helm of Albuquerque, N.M., and the late Elver Circle and Millie Circle of Pueblo, Colo. Yaney is the grandson of the late Elbert and Marie Yaney of Pine Bluff, and the late William and Eula May of Pine Bluff.
The bride-elect is a 2000 graduate of Highland High School and attended Central Baptist College in Conway, Ark. She was employed by the Belk Corp. as a visual merchandiser in Conway.
The bridegroom-elect is a 1994 graduate of Pine Bluff High School and a 2001 graduate of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark., where he received a finance degree. He is also a graduate of National Commercial Lending School of Southern Methodist University. He is now attending Barret School of Banking at Christian Brothers University. He is the assistant vice president and loan review manager with Simmons First National Banking Corporation.
The couple will exchange vows Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. during a candle lit ceremony at First Baptist Church in Cherokee Village.