Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Cone of Gardendale and Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Brunson of Ballinger are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Krista Jannell Cone and Jonathan Layne Brunson. Krista is a 1997 graduate of Odessa Permian High School and attended Midland College in Midland. She is currently employed with Child Protective Services in Odessa. She plans to attend El Centro Sonography School in Dallas. Her grandparents are Elmer and Barbara Ray of Brady and Wanda Cone of Monahans. Jonathan is a 1992 graduate of Ballinger High School and a 1996 graduate of Texas Tech University with a bachelor of business degree in marketing. He is currently employed by Ford Credit in Irving. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. A.W. Brunson of Ballinger and Willena McKneely of Cherokee. The couple is planning a March 24 wedding at the First Baptist Church in Midland.