Family members announce the engagement and upcoming nuptials of Nakia Shawan Farmer to Michael Dwayne Mitchell.
Farmer, of Rocky Mount, is the daughter of Ms. Johnnie Ann Pierce and the late John Pete Pierce Jr. She is employed as a registered nurse at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. Mitchell, a native of Rockingham, is the son of the late Prentice Mitchell Sr. and Bettie Lou Mitchell. He is employed as a detention officer with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office.
The wedding is planned for Oct. 7, 2017 at St. Stephen’s Missionary Baptist Church in Rockingham, followed by an invitation-only reception at the American Legion Hall in Hamlet.