Tommy and Sue Hillhouse of Amory announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather LouAnn Hillhouse, to Ross Allen Stark, son of Tim and Anna Stark of Amory.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Billy Jack and Mary Jo Smith of Okolona, the late Doris Smith of Smithville, and the late Josh and Ella Mae Hillhouse of Eupora.
She is a graduate of Hatley High School. She attended Blue Mountain College and is employed at Star Printing in Amory.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Gaston and Martha Robinson of Fulton, the late Graden Senter of Fulton and Eileen Stark of Aberdeen and the late Jim Stark.
He is a graduate of Hatley High School. He reached Eagle Scout status in 2000. He earned an associate of arts degree in music at Itawamba Community College, where he was named the Most Outstanding Music Major in 2004. He earned a bachelor’s degree in music at The University of Mississippi, where he interned at Wesley Foundation. He is an assistant band director in Amory.
The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. March 14, 2009, at the First Baptist Church in Okolona. A reception will follow at the church. Family and friends are invited.