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Miss Baker, Mr. Benton

Tommy and Becky Baker of Flowery Branch announce the engagement of their daughter Jennifer Marie Baker to Jonathan Robert Benton, son of Ben and Teri Benton of Gainesville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Helen Baker of Duluth, the late Bob Baker and Jane Huck of Buford.

She is a 1999 graduate of West Hall High School in Oakwood. She graduated in 2004 from North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega with a bachelor's degree in business administration. She is employed as a center manager with Lincare Inc. in Gainesville. She is a member of Delta Zeta sorority.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Elizabeth Cochran of Venice, Fla., and the late Helen and Ben Benton Sr.

He is a 1999 graduate of North Hall High School. He is employed as a firefighter with the city of Gainesville.

The couple plans to wed at sunset on June 21, 2008, on the beach in Venice Beach, Fla.