Jill Hefner and Chase Buie, both of Conway, have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Jay and Jana Hefner of Conway, and Dee Ann and Biff Smith of Sheridan, Ark. She is the granddaughter of Ruby Hefner and the late Opie Hefner of Conway, and Virgil and Ardith Harper of Jacksonville, Fla.
She is a 2007 graduate of Conway High School, a 2011 graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and a 2012 graduate from College of the Ouachitas, where she received her Cosmetology license.
She is currently a Cosmetologist at Fabulous You Salon in Conway.
The prospective groom is the son of Randy and Phyllis Buie of Prattsville, Ark. He is the grandson of Thomas and Alice Buie and the late Betty Buie of Prattsville, and Phillip Walters and the late JoAnn Walters of Prattsville.
He is a 2004 graduate of Sheridan High School and a 2009 graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science Radiology.
He is currently employed as a Radiologic/MRI technician at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock.
The wedding is set to take place at 5 p.m. Aug. 31, 2013, at Orange Beach, Ala.
A reception will be held at the Prattsville Community Center on Oct. 13, 2013.