The wedding is planned for Oct. 10 in Chattanooga.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lerlie Morris of Cordova and the late Charles W. Morris and the late Jerome and Mary St. Charles.
Miss Morris graduated from Cleveland High School and will receive a bachelor of arts degree from Lee University in December. She is a member of Sigma Nu Sigma sorority and Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society. She is employed with the YMCA.
The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ray Goad of Chattanooga, Zelma Rouse of Athens and Roy Brown and Ann Brown of Dunlap.
Mr. Cox graduated from Bradley Central High School and is a student at Chattanooga State Technical Community College pursuing a degree in nutrition. He is employed with Woodbridge Foam Fabricating.