---- — Gary and Karen Bryant of Fairfield announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Melanie Joy to Joshua Michael Scott of Bluford.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Jake and Helen Bryant of Burnt Prairie and Bob and Regina Reed of Barnhill.
Melanie graduated from Fairfield Community High School in 2008. She graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene University in 2012 with a bachelor of science degree in nursing. Melanie is currently employed as a post-surgical/trauma nurse at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, Ind.
Joshua is the son of Michael and Marcia Scott of Bluford. He is the grandson of James and Georgia Scott of Bluford, and Jerry and Wilma Ellis of Mt. Vernon.
Joshua is a 2007 graduate of Webber Township High School. He graduated in 2011 with a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering, and is currently employed as an engineer at Wayne-White Counties Electric Cooperative.
The wedding ceremony will be performed by the Rev. Philip Trent on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Fairfield at the First Christian Church. Formal invitations have been sent.