Dr. and Mrs. James Edward Watson announce the engagement of their daughter, Sydney Hamilton Watson, to Daniel Davis Kennedy, son of Dr. and Mrs. John Larry Kennedy Jr.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Epps Watson Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. James Manley Washington, all of Yazoo City.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. William Frank Johnson of Jackson, Vera Haden Kennedy of Clinton and John Larry Kennedy of Mendenhall.
Miss Watson is a 2014 graduate of Jackson Preparatory School. She received bachelor’s degree in pharmaceutical sciences at the University of Mississippi she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, serving as recruitment chairman. She is currently completing her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Kennedy is a 2014 graduate of Jackson Academy. He received a degree in engineering from the University of Mississippi. A member of Sigma Nu fraternity, he served as philanthropy chairman and new member chairman. He is a second year medical student at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
The couple will exchange vows June 6 at First Presbyterian Church of Jackson.