Theresa and Morris Taylor of Copperas Cove announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Chiquita Evon Foster of Copperas Cove, to Kendrick Watkins of Jackson, Miss., son of Darlene Bolton and Cornelius Watkins of Jackson, Miss.
The bride-elect is working for her associate degree in administration and health care. She is employed as a dialysis technician at Scott & White Hospital.
The prospective groom has spent eight years in the U.S. Army and studied at Coahoma Community College. He is in the Army Reserve and employed with General Motors Co.
The couple plans a July 5, 2014, wedding in Jackson, Miss.