Paul and Jan Jones of Brunswick are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley JoAnn Jones, to Derek Roger Varnum, son of Leon Varnum of Darien and Tony and Dawn Johnson of Bahama, N.C.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Herbert and Jo Hayman; and the late Johnny and Helen Jones, all formerly of Brunswick.
Ms. Jones is a 2009 graduate of Glynn Academy in Brunswick. She attended Georgia College and State University. She graduated with a bachelor of science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry in 2014. She is employed by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation as a crime lab scientist in the firearms department.
The groom-to-be is the grandson of Denny and Kathleen Crutchfield of Oak Ridge, N.C.; Melvin and Ava Riley of St. Emerald Isle, N.C., and the late Alden and Anita Varnum.
Mr. Varnum is a 2006 graduate of Glynn Academy. He graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2015 with a bachelor degree in architecture. He is employed by Wakefield Beasley and Associates in Atlanta.
A late afternoon wedding is planned for Feb. 17 at the Buie Barn in Brunswick. Invitations will be sent.