Elizabeth Jones, Joseph Smith III

Elizabeth Jones of Virginia Beach, Va., and Joseph Smith III of Altoona are engaged to be married.

Miss Jones is the daughter of David Jones of Virginia Beach and the late Cathy Jones.

She is a 2006 graduate of Currituck County High School, Barco, N.C., and a 2016 graduate of Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Va., with a bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology. She is pursuing a master’s degree in social work from St. Leo University, St. Leo, Fla.

Miss Jones is a personal care attendant in Virginia Beach.

Mr. Smith is the son of Joseph and Kris Smith of Altoona.

He is a 2003 graduate of Bellwood-Antis High School; a 2008 graduate of Saint Francis University, Loretto, with a bachelor’s degree in history/secondary education; a 2010 graduate of Liberty University, Lynchburg, Va., with a master’s degree in special education; and a 2017 graduate of Old Dominion University with a certificate in applied behavior analysis.

Mr. Smith is a special education teacher and a board-certified behavior analyst for Southeastern Cooperative Educational Programs and a registered behavior technician for Navigation Behavioral Consulting, both in Virginia Beach.

An Oct. 27 wedding is being planned at Sewells Point Golf Course and Club, Norfolk.