Jay and Connie Howell of Cumming announce the engagement of their daughter, Jacquelyn Dawn Howell of Decatur, to Brent Anthony Clower of Lawrenceville, son of Toney and Ginger Clower of Snellville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Johnnie O'Brian, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Jack Howell. She is a 2001 graduate of Parkview High School and a graduate of the University of Georgia, where she received a bachelor's degree in biology and a master's degree in public health. She is employed by the Center for Disease Control.

The future groom is the grandson of Viviane Clower of Snellville and the late Henry Bernard Clower Jr., and the late Jack and Hazel Hearn. He is a 2001 graduate of South Gwi-

nnett High School and the University of Georgia, where he received a bachelor's degree in biology. He is a medical student at the Georgia Campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

The wedding is planned for May 31 at the Georgia Club in Statham.