David and Jeree Wilson of Jefferson announce the engagement of their daughter, Darea Jill Wilson of Commerce, to Cody Nicholas Childs of Commerce, son of Steve and Linda Childs of Commerce.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gene and Rachel Graham of Buford, Bobby and Mildred Wilkerson of Gainesville, Mattie Wilson of Lawrenceville and the late Hershel Wilson. She is a 2003 graduate of Jackson County Comprehensive High School and a graudate of the University of Georgia with a degree in poultry sciences. She is employed by Merial Limited.

The future groom is the grandson of the late G.B. Hawks, Rachel Hawks of Commerce and Donald and Edna Childs of Commerce. He is a 2003 graduate of Jackson County Comprehensive High School and is attending Athens Technical College. He is employed by Child's Equipment.

The wedding is planned for April 4 at the Gwinnett Hall Baptist Church in Lawrenceville.