Mr. and Mrs. Keith and Barbara Oglesby of Rocky Ford would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Nicole Oglesby of Statesboro, to Ben Casey Autry of Hopeulikit, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph and Marie Autry.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Clinton and Myrle Oglesby of Portal and James Daryl and Bobbie Miller of Rocky Ford. Jessica currently teaches at Portal Elementary School as a second grade teacher. She is a 2004 graduate of Screven County High School. She graduated from Georgia Southern University in the fall of 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in early childhood education. In 2010, Jessica obtained her master’s degree in early childhood education from Georgia Southern University.
The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Ben Wesley "Jimbo" and Betty Ellis of Hopeulikit and Frank and Sarah Autry of Statham, Georgia. Casey is a 2000 graduate of Portal High School. He is currently employed with South Eastern Groceries, where he serves as a market director.
The couple has planned to wed on Oct. 14, 2017, at 6 p.m. at Old Freeman Farm in Sylvania, Georgia.
No local invitations will be sent. All friends and family are invited to attend.