VAN BUREN -- Mark and Samantha Jackson have announced the engagement of their son, Maison Gregory Jackson to Antonette Ruth "Toni" Rawling, daughter of Bill and Nanette Rawling of Flippen, Ark.
A 2004 graduate of Flippen High School, the future bride graduated in May from Central Bible College in Springfield where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in church music and an Associate of Arts in children's ministry. She is employed by CBC and is the granddaughter of Walter and Adele Molinski of Hudson, N.Y., Beverly Rawling of Antioch, Tenn., and the late William Rawling.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of East Carter County High School and attends Central Bible College where he expects to graduate in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in youth ministry and a Bachelor of Arts in urban ministry. He is employed by McCalisters of Springfield. Jackson is the grandson of Terry and Sharon Williams of New Madrid, Janet Jackson of Van Buren and the late Doyal G. Jackson.
Plans are under way for a July 26 wedding in Springfield.