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Couples announcements for November 2008

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Wedding

Axcell and Bennet

Shelly Axcell and David Bennett, both of Lawrence, were married Aug. 9, 2008, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Revs. Pat Malone and Mick Mulvany officiating. The bride is the daughter of Bill and Nan Axcell, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Gary and Mary Bennett, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Kelsey Gowin. Best man was Brian Bennett. Bridesmaids were Erin Bennett, Leah Tacha, Gretchen Huffman, Ashley Webb, Becky Bayouth and Stephani Heider. Groomsmen were Tom Bondurant, Pat Fritzel, Chris Koenig, Michael Connolly, Chris Maynard and Tyler Padden. Readers were Michele Huerter and Margie Bennett. Ushers were Erick Axcell, Matt Axcell, Michael Bennett, Patrick Bennett and Luke Huerter. Soloist was Dylan Hilpman. Flower girl was Parker Stewart. Ring bearer was David Nelson. Program attendants were Michelle Cook and Jackie Cook. A reception was given at Abe & Jake's Landing. The bride is a 2002 graduate of Free State High School. She plans to graduate from Baker University in December with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. The groom is a 2000 graduate of Lawrence High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Kansas University in 2004. He is employed with Innovative Dealer Solutions. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Harris and Haeffner

Rob and Marleen Harris announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelli Harris, all of Lawrence, to Zach Haeffner, Baldwin City. Zach is the son of Randy and Diane Haeffner, Baldwin City. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Baldwin High School. She is a senior at MidAmerica Nazarene University. She is studying secondary education history and government. The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Baldwin High. He is employed with Harris Heating and Cooling. The couple plan a May 9, 2009, wedding in Baldwin City.

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Corrales and Clark

Marissa Corrales and John Clark will marry Nov. 14, 2008, in Lawrence, and unite their children, from left, Jake, Kayla, Trevor, Tyson and Trinity. Marissa is a physical therapist and John is a neurologist at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

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Freeman and Goodison

Felicia Freeman, Lawrence, and Ben Goodison, Mound City, were married Aug. 30, 2008, at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Joshua Longbottom officiating. The bride is the daughter of Alfred and Cheryl Freeman, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Ward and Margaret Goodison, Mound City. Maid of honor was Melanie Freeman. Best man was Grant Goodison. Bridesmaids were Emma Prochaska, Nellie Ryan, Sally Williams, Tarrah Goodison and Kasey Barton. Groomsmen were David Archer, Austin Allen, Troy Hunt, Jake Miner and Jacob Summers. Vocalist was Lauren Mayhew. Candle lighters were Laura Poskochil and Lesley Gillaspie. Reader was Erin Goodison. Ushers were Jesse Franzen, Jarod Kennedy, Jeremy Mathia and Brandon Olson. Guest book and program attendants were Alissa Freeman, Jennifer Freeman, Jessica Freeman, Alexa Moreno and Aubrey Morris. Cake cutters were Amanda Beem and Raychele Freeman. Favor attendants were Fantayzia Gibbs, Stormi Gibbs, and Lacey Kittsmiller. A reception was given at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Lawrence. The bride is a 2004 graduate of Free State High School. She attended Baker University and Pittsburg State University. She plans to complete a bachelor's degree in communication at Arizona State University. She is a leasing consultant for Mark-Taylor Residential in Gilbert, Ariz. The groom is a 2001 graduate of Linn-County High School. He attended Kansas University. He earned a bachelor's degree in construction management from Pittsburg State University in May. He is a project supervisor for CECO Concrete Construction in Tempe, Ariz. The couple reside in Chandler, Ariz.

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West and Forkenbrock

Jennifer Lee West, Abilene, and Scott William Forkenbrock, Lawrence, were married Sept. 26, 2008, at Saint Andrew's Catholic Church in Abilene, with the Rev. Henry Baxa officiating. The bride is the daughter of Steve and Janet West, Abilene. The groom is the son of Ron and Connie Forkenbrock, Manhattan. Maid of honor was Maria West. Best man was Jeff Forkenbrock. Bride's attendants were Casey West and Chris West. Groomsmen were Brad Forkenbrock. Ring bearers were Cayden West and Colten West. Flower girl was Caryss West. A reception was given at the Seelye Mansion in Abilene. The bride is a graduate of Abilene High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in education from Fort Hays State University, a master's degree in education from Kansas University, and a bachelor's degree in nursing from Washburn University. She is a registered nurse in the emergency room at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. The groom is a graduate of Immaculata High School in Leavenworth. He earned a bachelor's degree in education from Kansas State University and a master's degree in educational technology from Mid-America Nazarene University. He is a teacher and coach for Central Junior High School in Lawrence. The couple reside in Lawrence.

Engagement

Rothwell and Rockhold

Don and Kenna Rothwell announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Rothwell, to Kyle Rockhold, all of Lawrence. Kyle is the son of Greg and Kelley Rockhold, Oskaloosa. The future bride is a graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School and Baker University. She is employed with Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The future groom is a graduate of Oskaloosa High School. He is employed with R.D. Johnson Excavating Co. in Lawrence. The couple plan a Nov. 8, 2008, wedding at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City.

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Adams and Dunn

Crystal Adams and Michael Dunn, both of Lawrence, were married Oct. 31, 2008, at the Douglas County Courthouse with judge Paula Martin officiating. The bride is the daughter of Michael Pritchett, Gladewater, Texas, and Denise Pritchett, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Janet Dunn and the late William Dunn. Maid of honor was Jenica Adams, daughter of the bride. Best man was Christopher Moore. Bridesmaids were Cristina Johnson, Denise Brewer and Candace Moore. Groomsmen were Lyle Johnson and Rob Brewer. Ring bearer was Austin Dunn. The bride is a graduate of Thomas Downey High School in Modesto, Calif. She earned an associate's degree from Andon College. She is employed with Connex International in Lawrence. The groom is a graduate of Lawrence High School. He joined the U.S. military and earned an associate's degree from the Community College of the Air Force. He is a member of the U.S. Air Force at Forbes Field in Topeka. The couple reside in Lawrence.

Engagement

Racy and Geddes

Donald and Ann Racy announce the engagement of their son, Geoff Racy, all of Lawrence, to Tamelene Geddes, Colorado Springs, Colo. The future bride is the daughter of Gene Geddes, Hollywood, Fla., and Michelle Hurley, Tucson, Ariz. She is a graduate of W.B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi, Texas. She is a branch division manager for Tiger Financial Management in Las Vegas. The future groom is a 1995 graduate of Naperville North High School in Naperville, Ill. He attended Illinois State University and Kansas University. He is a surveillance representative at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas. The couple plan a Nov. 16, 2008, wedding at the Hartland Mansion in Las Vegas.

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Holmes and McGraw

Joe and Carol Holmes, Halstead, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Ruth Holmes, Manhattan, to Daniel Andrew McGraw, Lawrence. Daniel is the son of Mike and Sheryl McGraw, Memphis, Tenn. The future bride is a 2006 graduate of Halstead High School. She is a junior at Kansas State University majoring in communication studies. She is employed as a summer orientation leader and in the information technology department in Hale Library at K-State. The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Ridgeway High School. He earned bachelor's degrees in psychology and vocational ministry from Harding University, Searcy, Ark., in 2004. He also earned a Master of Divinity degree from Harding's Graduate School of Religion in 2008. He is employed by Southside Church of Christ in Lawrence as the campus minister for Hawks for Christ. The couple plan a July 18, 2009, wedding at Northside Church of Christ in Wichita.

Anniversary

Butell

Jim and Barbara Butell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family celebration in Kansas City. Jim Butell and Barbara Lesch were married on Nov. 15, 1958, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church with Monsignor George Towle officiating. Jim farmed and worked at DuPont for 22 years. Barbara worked at Burnett Instruments for 12 years. She is a homemaker. Their children are Mike and Marti Butell, Lawrence; Greg Butell, Kansas City, Mo., and David and Lorrie Butell, Lawrence. They have two grandchildren and two stepgrandchildren.

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Seymour and Willoughby

Katie Willoughby and Brian Seymour, both of Lawrence, were married May 30, 2008, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Mick Mulvany officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mark and Barb Willoughby, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Paul Seymour III and Helen Seymour, both of Lawrence. Maid of honor was Annie Wedman. Best man was Tom Seymour. Bridesmaids were Mary Coyle, Brooke Patton, Amy Seymour, Katie Geist, Courtney Gelvin and Sarah Naughton. Groomsmen were Ryan Patton, Mike Wedman, Jack Dilllon, Joe Sicilian, Pearson Skepnek and Brian Bondurant. Ushers were Tom Willoughby, Sam Willoughby, David Allen and Nick Kurtenbach. Readers were Katie Melcher and Carrie Blatchford. A reception was given at Abe and Jake's Landing. The bride is a 2003 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business marketing from Kansas University in 2007. She is an assistant product manager at Hallmark Cards Inc. in Kansas City, Mo. The groom is a 2003 graduate of LHS. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business finance from KU in 2007. He is an investment research analyst for Prairie Capital Management in Kansas City, Mo. The couple reside in Kansas City, Mo.

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Bogner and Smith

Kimberly Bogner and Ross Smith, both of Perry, were married Sept. 20, 2008, at Perry United Methodist Church with the Rev. Karen Matter officiating. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Gayla Bogner, Lecompton. The groom is the son of David Smith, Lecompton, and Patricia Hornberger, Perry. Matron of honor was Amy McKinsey. Maid of honor was Jennie Harries. Best man was Nick Schafer. Bridesmaids were Jamie Smith, Jill Blosser, Devin Creek and Paula Patterson. Groomsmen were Matt Schafer, Justin Powell, Michael Cox and David Higgins. Flower girl was Chloe LaDuke. Ring bearer was Cameron Harries. Ushers were Brandon Harries, Ryan Blosser, Brandon McKinsey and Travis LaDuke. Candle lighters were Baylee Whitson and Harleigh Robertson. Guest book attendant was Alexis Guinn. A reception was given at the Perry American Legion. The bride is a 2001 graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School and a 2005 graduate of Highland Community College. She is studying for a business administration degree at Emporia State University. She is a senior lab assistant at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The groom is a 2002 graduate of PLHS and a 2007 graduate of the Missouri Auction School. He is employed with the City of Lawrence and Leo K. Smith Farms. He also owns and operates RS Auction service. The couple reside in Perry.

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Huston and Murray

Jim Murray and Sandy Murray along with John and Melinda Huston announce the engagement of their children, Abbey Murray and Jamie Huston, all of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Lawrence High School. She plans to graduate with a bachelor's degree in community health from Kansas University in May 2009. The future groom is a 2004 graduate of LHS. He earned a bachelor's degree in human biology from KU in 2008. He is a student at KU's School of Medicine and plans to graduate in May 2012. The couple plan a June 5, 2009, wedding at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence.

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Bentley and Steward

Karen Bentley, Washington, D.C., and Joshua Steward, Williamsburg, Va., announce their engagement, along with their parents, Terrence and Mary Bentley, Lawrence, and Kent and Debra Steward, Hays. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from Kansas University's honors program in 2007. She is a research analyst at The Polling Co. Inc. in Washington, D.C. The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marion. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and political science from KU in 2005. He is a third-year law student at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va. The couple plan an Aug. 22, 2009, wedding at Corpus Christi Church in Lawrence.

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O'Hurley and Van Saun

Neal and Christine O'Hurley, Canton, Mass., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah O'Hurley, to Joseph Van Saun, both of Brookline, Mass. Joseph is the son of Paul and Debbie Van Saun, Lawrence. The future bride is a 2001 graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School, Raleigh, N.C. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Boston College in 2005. She is studying for a Master of Science degree in nursing from Connell School of Nursing in Boston. The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Free State High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Boston College in 2004 and a Master of Science degree in accounting from Kansas University in 2005. He is a certified public accountant for AEW Capital Management in Boston. The couple plan a January 2009 wedding in Boston.

Anniversary

Votaw

Everett and Margaret Votaw, Eudora, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary. The couple were married Nov. 20, 1943 in Lawrence. They have three children: Marilyn Wilson and husband Larry, Eudora; Alan Votaw and wife Delores, Eudora; and Gloria Kazmaier and husband Jerry, Clinton, Mo. They have nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Cards may be sent to 989 E. 2300 Road, Eudora, KS 66046.

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Barba and Price

Joyce Barba, Wichita, and Billy Price, Lawrence, were married Sept. 13, 2008, in a bamboo grove in the backyard of their residence, with Cleo Murphy, aunt of the groom, officiating. The bride is the daughter of Tony Barba, Wichita, and the late Ely Barba. The groom is the son of Mack and Kirsten Price and Mary Brand, all of Lawrence. Flower girls were Trina Gorospe, Nina De Castro and Kirsten Gorospe. Ring bearers were Michael Abay and Jayden Barba. Wedding witnesses were Amy Price and Sandy Barba. Live musicians were Junkyard Jazz and Tony Barba. DJ was Sarah Brokenleg and Rik Minick. Photographers were Parigo Studios in Lexington, Mo. A wedding cake was provided by Cakes by Joe. Food was provided by Liz Karr Catering with a whole hog provided by Oakley Creek Catering. A reception was given at the couple’s home. The bride is a 1999 graduate of Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School in Wichita. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in human development and family life from Kansas University in 2005. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Baker University in 2007. She is a registered nurse at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. The future groom is a 1997 graduate of Park Hill High School in Kansas City, Mo. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from KU in 2001. He is the owner and manager of Billy Construction, a local construction and contracting business, since 2004. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Sales and Barnhardt

Dawn M. Sales and Jeffrey A. Barnhardt were married June 7, 2008, at the Branded B Ranch in Meriden, with the Rev. William Kraus officiating. The bride is the daughter of Danny and Marcia Sales, Topeka. The groom is the son of Ronnie and Diana Barnhardt, Lecompton. Matron of honor was Tammy Barnhardt. Best man was John Boose. Bridesmaids were Sarah Thompson, Katie Sales and Christine Sales. Groomsmen were Matt Barnhardt, Jeremy Conway and Joshua Sales. Flower girls were Amelia Barnhardt and Sydney Barnhardt. Ring bearer was Braydon Barnett. The bride is a 1997 graduate of Seaman High School. The groom is a 1999 graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School. The couple reside in Perry.

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Walkiewicz and Richardson

Aimee Richardson, Lawrence, and Ryan Walkiewicz, Prairie Grove, Ill., were married Sept. 27, 2008, at Danforth Chapel on the Kansas University campus, with the Rev. Rod Hinkle officiating. The bride is the daughter of Earl and Teresa Richardson, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Bill and Carman Walkiewicz, Prairie Grove, Ill. Maid of honor was Mallory Martinez. Best man was Bill Walkiewicz. Bridesmaid was Kelsey Richardson. Groomsman was Mike Walkiewicz. Flower girls were Savanna Dey and Abygale Green. Program attendants were Lindsay Poe Rousseau and Jennifer Overstreet. A reception was given at Maceli’s. The bride is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with university honors in English and sociology from KU in 2005. She is a 2008 graduate of KU’s School of Law. She is an associate attorney with the law firm of Riling, Burkhead & Nitcher, Chartered, in Lawrence. The groom is a 2000 graduate of Christian Liberty Academy in Arlington Heights, Ill. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo., in 2005. He is a 2007 graduate of KU’s School of Law. He is an assistant district attorney for Wyandotte County. The couple reside in Kansas City, Kan.

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Pentecost and Meyers

Lisa and Tony Meyers were married Nov. 23, 2007, at First Presbyterian Church in Westerville, Ohio, with Rev. Kristin Schutte officiating. The bride is the daughter of Terry and Deb Pentecost, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Wonda and Mike Ball, Bellefontaine, Ohio, and Scott Meyers and Dorene Sayre, Sidney, Ohio. Maid of honor was Valerie Pentecost. Best man was Jonathan Bomer. Bridesmaids were Kelly Gorman, Jennifer Scheid and Shannon Clark. Groomsmen were Jason Meyers, Chad Meyers and Mike Mullins. Organist was Janice Sharp. Bell ringers were Troy Meyers and Kohl Kirkland. Maid of flowers was Grace Meyers. Wedding and reception hosts were Stan and Kathy Scheid and Margaret McKinney. A reception was given at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dublin, Ohio. The bride is a graduate of Columbus College of Art and Design. She is studying for a Master of Business Administration degree at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. She is employed with Verizon Wireless. The groom is a graduate of Lima Technical College. He served in the U.S. Army and is a research and development technician in the automotive industry. The couple reside in Columbus, Ohio.

Engagement

Morford and Kemp

Johnathon Kemp and Amanda Morford, both of Columbia, Mo., announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Laura Morford, Baldwin City, and John Morford, Missouri City, Texas. She is a 2001 graduate of Baldwin High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Missouri. She is employed by Key Largo Fitness and Columbia Swim Club. The future groom is the son of Marty and Kathy Hodges, Hallsville, Mo., and Kevin Kemp, Fulton, Mo. He is a 2003 graduate of Fulton High School and is attending MU, where he’s majoring in pre-med/chemistry. He is also employed by the Boone Hospital as a clinical support associate. The couple plan a May 3, 2009, wedding at the Les Bourgeois Winery in Rocheport, Mo.

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Ornburn and Sims

Alarie Sims, Blue Springs, Mo., and Michael Ornburn, Lawrence, were married July 26, 2008, at the Church of St. Mary Aldermanbury Churchill Memorial on the campus of Westminster College in Fulton, Mo., with the Rev. Steve Cox officiating. The bride is the daughter of Warren and Cheryl Sims, Blue Springs, Mo. The groom is the son of David and Nancy Ornburn, Lawrence. Matron of honor was Molly Hanley. Maid of honor was Kristin Smith. Best man was Jason Chacko. Bridesmaids were Lindsay Simpson and Chelsey Ornburn. Junior bridesmaid was Alexa Carmichael. Groomsmen were Brig Halpin, Greg Sims and Jacob Ornburn. Junior groomsman was Andrew Ornburn. A reception was given at Backer Dining Hall at Westminster College. The bride is a 2002 graduate of Blue Springs High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with an emphasis in management from William Woods University in 2006. She is employed with Home Federal Bank in Middlesboro, Ky. The groom is a 2002 graduate of Lawrence High School. He earned Bachelor of Science degrees in biology and political science from Westminster College in 2006, and a Master of Science degree in biomedical sciences from Midwestern University in 2008. He is a first-year medical student at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate, Tenn. The couple reside in Cumberland Gap, Tenn.

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Rombough and Miller

Lance and Julia Rombough announce the engagement of their son, Adam Joshua Rombough to Amanda Mae Miller, all of Lawrence. The future bride is the daughter of Robert and Beth Miller, Edgerton. She is a graduate of Gardner-Edgerton High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in mass communications from Baker University and a Master of Science degree in journalism from Kansas University. She is an account manager for the Game Developer’s Conference with United Business Media in Lawrence. The future groom is a graduate of Free State High School. He attended Baker University and is a student at Johnson County Community College. He plans to graduate with an associate’s degree in information technology in May 2009. He is employed with the Lawrence Journal-World. The couple plan a June 13, 2009, wedding at First United Methodist Church in Baldwin City.

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Coffman and Moyer

David and Rebecca Moyer, Tyro, along with Danniel and Donna Coffman, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Katie Moyer and Jake Coffman, both of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2002 graduate of Caney Valley High School. She earned a journalism degree from Kansas University in 2006. She is studying for a Master of Business Administration degree at KU. She is a staff writer for KU Alumni Association. The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. He earned an economics degree from KU in 2006. He is an information specialist at KU. The couple plan a June 28, 2009, wedding in Lawrence.

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Darling and Renfro

Melissa Renfro and John Darling, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Timothy Krutz, Eudora, and Debra Hewitt, Grantville. She attended Oskaloosa High School. She received certifications as an emergency medical technician and an emergency medical technician intermediate from American Medical Response in Topeka, where she is employed as an emergency medical technician-intermediate. The future groom is the son of Douglas and Paula Darling, Leavenworth. He graduated from Leavenworth High School in 1998 and Kansas University in 2002. He also received an associate’s degree as a paramedic in 2008. He is a firefighter-paramedic with Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical. The couple plan a Jan. 17, 2009, wedding at Danforth Chapel on the KU campus.

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Holder and Belles

Tara Belles and James Holder, both of Lawrence, were married Aug. 9, 2008, at First Presbyterian Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Kent Wintes-Hazelton officiating. The bride is the daughter of Lorraine Beal, Lawrence, and the late Steven Belles. The groom is the son of Richard and Judy Holder, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Marie Daniels. Best man was J.C. Scruggs. Bridesmaid was Julie Scruggs. Groomsman was Samson Patterson. Flower girl was Shaylah Belles. Ring bearer was Wyatt Pringle. Ushers were Cody Belles, Jason Shafer and Josh Kennedy. Videographer was Richard Wieneman. Guestbook attendants were Weston Pringle and Kelley Daniels. Memorial Candle lighter was Norma Belles, the bride’s grandmother. A reception followed at First Presbyterian Church. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Coffman and Curtis

Andrea Curtis, Great Bend, and Nathan Coffman, Lawrence, were married Oct. 27, 2008, at Iberostar Resort in Playacar, Mexico. The bride is the daughter of Florence Curtis, Wichita. The groom is the son of Danniel and Donna Coffman, Lawrence. A reception was given at the Iberostar Resort on the beach. The bride is a graduate of Great Bend High School and Washburn University. She is a vascular sonographer with Veterans Health Administration. The groom is a graduate of Lawrence High School. He attended Kansas State University. He is a firefighter/paramedic with Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Bell and Stokes

Mischa Stokes, Lawrence, and Christopher Bell, Plato, Mo., were married Nov. 8, 2008, at Danforth Chapel on the Kansas University campus, with the Rev. Angela Lowe officiating. The bride is the daughter of Dennis Smith and Eloise Bornheim, both of Lawrence. The groom is the son of Bruce and Patricia Bell, Suffolk, Va. Maid of honor was Emily Stout. Best man was Bruce Bell. The bride was given away by her son, Aeron Stokes. Flower girl was Aspen McCart. Ring bearer was Jackson McCart. Guestbook attendant and wedding coordinator was Deanne Dean. Ushers were Luey Bornheim and Dennis Smith. Harpist was Bonnie Hodge. Photographer was Mia Moore. A reception was given at the Kansas Union on the KU campus. The bride is a 1996 graduate of Lawrence High School. She attended Washburn University for two years. She attends Highland Community College part-time, while she is employed with the Lawrence school district. The groom is a 1997 graduate of Plato High School. He attended Devry University and is employed with Garmin International in Olathe. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Coffman and Turnbull-Sailor

Sarah Coffman and Chris Turnbull-Sailor, both of Lawrence, were married Jan. 17, 2008, at the Olowalu Plantation in Maui, Hawaii. The bride is the daughter of Danniel and Donna Coffman, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Wayne Sailor and Wendy Turnbull, Lawrence. A reception was given at the beachfront at the Olowalu Plantation. The bride is a graduate of Free State High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Kansas University. She is a nurse with Sangamon Anesthesia Associates in Springfield, Ill. The groom is a graduate of Lawrence High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from KU. He is an engineer with Kiewit Corp. The couple reside in Springfield, Ill.

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