Jim and Corrine Hartman of Elkins announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Cherie Ann Hartman, to Joe Lee Howell Jr., son of Joe and Marie Howell of Oak Hill.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Clyde "Shorty" and Forrest Hartman. She is the mother of Kiana Hartman and Blaine Bishop of Elkins. She is a 1997 graduate of Elkins High School and attended Mountain State University where she obtained a bachelor of science in forensic science in 2008.
Her fiance is a 1990 graduate of Oak Hill High School. He has four children, Amber, Alissa, Joseph and Jacob Howell of Oak Hill. He is employed as a senior trooper with the West Virginia State Police in Beckley.
JOE HOWELL AND CHERIE HARTMAN
The couple will exchange vows in an outdoor ceremony on April 9 on Waialae Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii.