Jessica Purcell of Conway and Bailey Jones of Hooks, Texas, have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Bill and Barbara Purcell of Conway, and the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Farris Sheofee and the late Mr. and Mrs. Max Purcell.

She is a graduate of Conway High School and Henderson State University.

The prospective groom is the son of Tracy Chisum of New Boston and Brandy Simmons of New Boston. He is the grandson of the late Mr. James Rawls and Mrs. Avis Rawls, Ms. Karen Lancaster, Mr. and Mrs. Chisum and the late Mr. Victor Brown and Mrs. Shirley Brown.

He is a graduate of Hooks High School and is attending Henderson State University.

He is currently employed at Twin Rivers Health & Rehabilitation and also does Private Home Care.

The wedding is set to take place at 2 p.m. June 25 at Old Mill Wedding Chapel in Hot Springs.

A reception will follow.