Jennings Cooper – Adam Wilson to wed
Allan David Cooper and Mrs. Andrew Gates Maxwell of Jackson, Miss., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lee Jennings Cooper, to Adam Patrick Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gary Wilson of Martin. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Dr. Nelson Edwin Wennerlund Jr. and the late Sarah Porter Wennerlund and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Euel Cooper, all of Jackson, Miss. Miss Cooper is a 2001 honor graduate of Jackson Preparatory School. She graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Mississippi State University, where she was a member of Chi Omega sorority. She completed her juris doctor degree from the University of Mississippi in May 2008. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Harold D. Williams of Martin and Faye Roberts Wilson of Dresden and the late Charles H. Wilson. Wilson is a 2001 honor graduate of Westview High School. He graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Tennessee at Martin. While at UTM, he served as student vice-president of Phi Kappa Phi honor society and elections commissioner of the Student Government Association. In 2006, he received his master’s degree in history from the University of Mississippi. He is currently pursuing his doctorate in history at the University of Mississippi. The couple will exchange vows in an evening ceremony Aug. 23 at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Jackson, Miss., with a reception to follow at the Fairview Inn. The couple will reside in Oxford, Miss.