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Harris, Salvagio to wed June 21
(06-04-2008)

David and Vanette Harris of Lafayette announce the engagement of their daughter, Emilie Elizabeth, to Roy Raymond Salvagio, Jr. The prospective groom is the son of Roy and Jeanne Salvagio of Shreveport. The couple will exchange vows in an outdoor ceremony on June 21, 2008 in Austin, Texas.
The bride is a graduate of Lafayette High School and Louisiana State University where she received a Bachelor of Administration in Mass Communications. She is a public relations manager at Lois Paul & Partners in Austin, Texas. She is the granddaughter of Madge Burns and the late Taft Burns of Bernice and Caldwell and Pearl Harris of Farmerville.
The groom is a graduate of Jesuit High School in New Orleans and has a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas, and holds a Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law from Louisiana State University. He is currently employed as a patent attorney at the Toler Law Group in Austin, Texas. His grandparents were the late Malvin and Edna Liggin of Bernice and the late Philip and Veda Salvagio of New Orleans.
The mothers of both the bride and the groom are graduates of Bernice High School…Vanette Burns Harris in 1964 and Jeanne Liggin Salvagio in 1965.
Guy Wesley Cagle of Houston, Tx (formerly of Bernice) will officiate at the wedding. Guy is the minister of music at Park Place Baptist Church in Houston.
The couple plans to reside in Austin after the ceremony.