Norma Alaniz Torres and the late Mario Alaniz of Alice, Texas announced the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Ann Alaniz, to Gilbert Abelino Alviar, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Abelino and Diamantina Alviar of Alice, Texas.

The prospective bride is a graduate of Alice High School and Coastal Bend College.

Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Franasca Canales and the late Ricardo Robles of Alice, Texas and the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesus and Edna Alaniz of Alice Texas.

The bridegroom-to-be is a graduate of Alice High School. He is Employed with Caliber Collision.

Wedding vows will be exchanged at 2 p.m. on September 29, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Alice, Texas.

A reception will follow at Jim Wells County Fairgrounds.