Carder-Melvin

Ron and Sheila Carder of Parkersburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Renee Carder, to Joseph Anthony Melvin, son of Rich and Cindy Melvin of Pittsburgh, Pa.

The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Parkersburg High School, attended Marshall University and is a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse with Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, Fla.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2005 graduate of Northgate High School and a graduate of Beattie Technical of Pittsburgh, Pa. He is owner and operator of Five Bar Motorsports LLC of Fort Myers.

A beach wedding is planned for Jan. 12 in Naples, Fla., with a reception following at The Hilton of Naples.