Donna Jones of Cabot and the late Bill Pearson announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Pearson to John Paul Hart.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of William and Beulah Pearson of Cabot and James Berry of Greenwood, Miss., and the late Barbara Berry, formerly of Cabot. She is a 2007 graduate of Cabot High School and 2011 graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences with a bachelor of Science in nursing and will continue on to study her doctorate of nursing practice in nurse anesthesia.

The prospective groom is the son of Donna Glover of Cabot and the late Paul Hart. He is the grandson of Dorothy Frizzell of Cabot and the late Hoyt Frizzell and Patricia Hart of Center Ridge and the late Russell Hart. He is a 2005 gradaute of Cabot High School and 2012 graduate of Arkansas State University of Jonesboro with a bachelor of Business Administration in Economics and Finance. He is pursuing insurance adjusting in casualty and property claims while currently selling as an agent for State Farm.

The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m., Friday, May 24, 2013, at Makena Estate in Maui, Hawaii.