The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jim and Ann Ross of Benton and the late Milton and Diane Bouland. She is a 2002 graduate of Marshall County High School and a 2007 graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in wildlife biology. She is currently working as a wildlife apprentice at the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.
The future groom is the grandson of Bob and Dorothy Hindman of Russellville, Nowlin Taylor of Shelbyville, Tenn. and Bobby and June Locke of Florida. He is a 2003 graduate of Russellville High School and a 2007 graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in wildlife biology. He is also an alumnus of Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity. He is currently employed with the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers at Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tenn. He has recently accepted a position with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to become a refuge officer on the Vieques National Wildlife Refuge in Puerto Rico.
Wedding vows will be exchanged in July of this year at New Harmony Baptist Church in Benton.