Charles James and Debra Baker announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Valerie James, to Nathan Smith, son of Dennis and Trina Smith.
The bride-elect is attending Marsha Kay Beauty College at Mountain Home.
The groom-elect is a 2004 graduate of Viola High School and is attending Arkansas State University.
The wedding is set for 11 a.m., July 11, 2009, at Gaston's Resort in Lakeview with a reception following at BullShoals/White River State Park.
All friends and relatives are invited.