Larry E. and Brenda Hand of Meridian announce the engagement of their daughter, April Teresa, to Nathaniel David Bradley, son of H. David and Gloria Bradley of Austin, Texas.
The wedding will be Saturday, May 15, 2004, at 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church.
Miss Hand is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. E.E. Hand, and Mr. and Mrs. Raymond R. Carden, all of Jemison, Ala.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Clarkdale Attendance Center and is attending Mississippi College. She is employed by The Baptist Children's Village in Jackson.
Mr. Bradley is the grandson of Frances Bradley of Austin, and Wilma Nichols of Columbia, Calif.
The bridegroom-elect is a graduate of Corner Stone Christian School and is attending Mississippi College. He is employed by Mississippi College.
A reception will be held at the church following the ceremony.