The Rev. Barry and Pam Moll of Elkins announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Jean of Morgantown, to John Anthony "Tony" Roush, also of Morgantown.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Edith and Dale Shaffer of Mannington and Karl and Janet Moll of Elkins. She is a 2002 graduate of Paden City High School. She received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree from West Virginia University, where she is employed by the Perley Isaac Reed School of Journalism as advising coordinator.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Tina Staats of Grain Valley, Mo., and John "Jack" Roush of Parkersburg. He is the stepson of Melinda Roush of Parkersburg and Tim Staats of Belpre. He is the grandson of Rose Epling and the late Bruce Epling, Mr. and Mrs. Greg Mulligan, the late Alice and Paul Sheridan Roush and the late Mary Dailey. He is a 2002 graduate of Lewis County High School and received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in public administration from West Virginia University, where he is employed by the Department of Medicine as a program coordinator.
A wedding is planned for Sept. 15 at First United Methodist Church in Clarksburg.