Mr. and Mrs. William Stewart Miller of Snellville announce the engagement of their daughter, Virginia Colleen Miller of Snellville, to James Robert Brantley Jr. of Montgomery, Ala., son of Mr. and Mrs. William Glenn Kennedy of Montgomery, Ala., and Mr. and Mrs. James Robert Brantley Sr. of Manchester.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Brookwood High School and received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in special education from Auburn University. She is employed at Daniel Pratt Elementary in Prattville, Ala.

The future groom is a graduate of Trinity Presbyterian School and received a bachelor's degree in family business from Auburn University. He is employed by Capital Container Inc. in Montgomery, Ala.

The wedding is planned for May 17 at the Auburn United Methodist Church in Auburn, Ala.