Monday, April 1, 2013 —
The engagement of Melissa O. Jones to Amar M. Varia is announced by her parents Colleen Conroy of Albemarle and David Jones of Mt. Gilead.
Missy is a graduate of Albemarle High School, received her Bachelor’s degree from N.C. State University and her Master’s degree from Appalachian State University. She is a Speech & Language Pathologist for North Bristol Trust at Frenchay Hospital in Bristol, England.
Amar is the son of Mahesh and Niru Varia of Leicester, England.
Amar attended Rushey Mead School followed by Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth I College and received his undergraduate and Master’s degrees from the University of Hertfordshire in Aerospace Engineering. He is employed as an Engineering Manager for Rolls-Royce.
The couple will be married in July 2013. Missy and Amar will make their home in Bristol, England.