Barry W. Hoover of New Castle and Carmelita Hoover of Salem are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ruth Anne Hoover, to James Matthew Duffy, son of Michael and the late Deloris Duffy, of Horsepasture.
She graduated from Craig County High School and the University of Virginia’s College at Wise where she was a volleyball player. She is now a sales representative for GCS Electronics & Communications in Martinsville.
The future groom, who graduated from Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway, is also a graduate and former baseball player for the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. He is now a teacher for Magna Vista High and coaches the Martinsville Mustangs, a member of the Coastal Plains collegiate wooden bat league.
The two will be married in May of this year.