12/18 Engagements

The late Charles R. Bell of New York and Shirley M. Carroll of Glendale, Ariz., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sharon J. Taylor of Clovis, to Gilbert P. Garcia, also of Clovis.

He is the son of the late Marcelino and the late Mary C. Garcia of Clovis.

The couple will exchange vows at noon on Jan. 21 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. The reception will be at the American Legion Post 25 in Clovis.

The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Wayland Baptist University. She is employed by Clovis Municipal Schools.

The perspective groom is a 2001 graduate of Clovis Community College where he is also employed.

Invitations have been sent.