Darlene DeCoria of Prescott announces the engagement of her granddaughter, Jessica Jackson, formerly of Starbuck and Walla Walla, to Cody Marcum of Umatilla.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Richard and Debby Jackson of Patterson, Wash. She graduated in 2006 from Prosser High School in Prosser, Wash. She was a volunteer intern working as an EMT and also as a firefighter for two years in Hermiston. She attends Columbia Basin College in Pasco and will graduate from the paramedic program in July.
The groom-elect is the son of Dean and Laurie Marcum of Stanfield, Ore. He graduated from Stanfield High School in 2007. He attended Blue Mountain Community College for two years and received his EMT-Basic at Columbia Basin College in 2009. He currently is a DPE tender at the Umatilla Chemical Depot.
A May 15, 2010, wedding is planned at New Hope Community Church in Hermiston.