Brenda W. Brown of Petersburg, Virginia, and David L. Jones of Petersburg, Virginia, along with their families are pleased to announce their engagement.

The bride is the daughter of Evelyn H. Brown of Petersburg, Virginia. She is a graduate of Petersburg High School and attended John Tyler Community College and is a retiree of Southside Virginia Training Center.

The prospective groom is a graduate of Petersburg High School and The University of Maryland and a retiree of The United States Army MSG. He is also the former business owner of Aunt Sarah's of Petersburg and Richmond.

A November 2018 wedding is planned at Power of Praise Bibleway Church, Hopewell, Virginia, Bishop James Clark will officiate.

"He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord." — Proverbs 18:22