Robert and Shelly Vowell are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Danielle Vowell to Jonathan Wayne Alford, son of James and Becky Alford and Tanya Alford all of Philadelphia.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Larry and Irene Eakes, Brenda Fletcher, Jimmy Vowell and Marsha Vowell. She is also the granddaughter of the late Carroll Fletcher all of Philadelphia.

The bride-groom elect is the grandson of Robert and Tammy Alford and Larry and Linda Fulton of Philadelphia. His is the grandson of James and Reba Crocker of Conehatta.

Megan is a 2017 graduate of Kemper Academy. Jonathan is a 2016 graduate of Neshoba Central High School. He is employed with Winston Plywood Veener of Louisville.

The couple will exchange vows Sept. 8, 2018 at 5 p.m. at McClain Chapel Church in Philadelphia.

All family and friends are invited to join the couple on their special day.