Alvin and Denise Boggs of Stanley announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Michelle Boggs of Stanley to Dereck Anthony Sherrill of Lincolnton.
Lauren is the granddaughter of the late Loy D and Louise Bridges and Mary Abernathy Boggs of Lincolnton. She is a 2005 graduate of East Gaston High School and graduated from Queens University with a degree in Nursing. She is employed by Caromont Regional Medical Center, Gastonia.
Dereck is the son of Robert and Janet Cox of Vale, and the grandson of the late Glenn Owens and Jean Owens of Vale and the late Murrey Sherrill and Martha Sherrill of Denver. He is a Lincoln Charter High School graduate and attended Gaston College. He is employed by Lincoln County Emergency Medical Services and is a member of the Boger City Fire Department.
A Saturday, September 7, 2013 wedding is planned at Alexis Baptist Church.