Mr. and Mrs. Terry Lee Cook of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Anne Cook, to William Van Jackson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kelly Dean Jackson Sr. of Florence.
Miss Cook is a graduate of the University of South Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in communication. She was a member of Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Kappa, Lambda Pi Eta and Order of Omega honor societies. She was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi social sorority and served as Panhellenic president. She was also on the university’s dance team, the Prowlers. Miss Cook is employed at the University of South Alabama as an admissions officer.
Mr. Jackson is a graduate of the University of South Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He served as SGA president and was a member of the Southerners, the university’s ambassador organization. He was a summer intern for U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions in Washington, D.C. Mr. Jackson is employed at BBB Industries in Mobile as assistant controller.
The wedding is planned for Oct. 15 at Dorgans Inn in Point Clear.