Phelps and Alvarez
Libby Phelps, Topeka, and Logan Alvarez, Eudora, were married July 9, 2011, at Iberostar Cozumel in Cozumel, Mexico. The bride is the daughter of Fred Jr. and Betty Phelps, Topeka. The groom is the son of David Alvarez and Deana Alvarez, both of Eudora. Bridesmaids were Bridget Lavaveshkul, Cheryl Bergman, Stephanie Phelps-Roper and Adrienne Birt. Groomsmen were Tyler Whitebread, Carlos Canizales, Maximillian Alvarez and Vincent Alvarez. A scripture reading was given by Tim Phelps. A sand ceremony was performed by Joshua Phelps-Roper. A reception was given Aug. 20 at Steve’s Place in Lawrence. The bride is a graduate of Topeka West High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in health science from Washburn University and a doctorate in physical therapy from Kansas University Medical Center. She has been employed at Bloom & Associates since May 2008. The groom is a graduate of Eudora High School. He attended Johnson County Community College and has been employed at UPS since March 2010. The couple reside in Lawrence.
Kinley and Spreer
Meghan Kinley, Plainfield, Ill., and Kevin Spreer, Perry, were married Nov. 25, 2011, at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico. The bride is the daughter of Randall Kinley, Plainfield, Ill., and Donna Kinley, Vernon Hills, Ill. The groom is the son of Cindy Spreer, Perry, and the late Gary Spreer. A reception followed at the resort. The bride is a 2002 graduate of Plainfield High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in communication studies from Kansas University in 2006 and is the development director at Independence, Inc. The groom is a 1999 graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School and a 2004 graduate of DeVry University. He is a senior service technician at Ingersoll Rand. The couple reside in Lawrence.
Babcock and Tibbits
Kylee Tibbits and Cody Babcock, both of Lawrence, were married June 25, 2011, at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City, with the Rev. Donald Cunningham officiating. The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Donna Tibbits, Lawrence. The groom is the son of David and Barbara Babcock, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Jessica McMillin. Best man was Jesse Cheek. Bridesmaids were Tashe Campbell, Sarah Guerich, Amy Mortenson and Jami Babcock. Groomsmen were Jeremy Munck, Nick Grant, Matt Shipley and Matt Waegelein. Ringbearer was Aiden Ramirez. Flower girls were Sydnie Litchfield and Jordyn Litchfield. Ushers were Dustin, Travis and Ken Schultz. Guestbook attendant was Daisy Rose. Cake attendants were Mary Shipley and Daisy Rose. Vocalist was Adam Whitaker. A reception followed at Stony Point Hall. The bride is a 2004 graduate of Free State High School and attended Kansas University. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Washburn University in 2009 and is a registered nurse at Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s Internal Medicine Group. The groom is a 2004 graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School. He attended Johnson County Community College and is employed by Kmart Distribution Center. The couple reside in Lawrence.
Jim and Genevieve Guy, Eudora, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 21 with a family dinner at their home. They were married Dec. 8, 1951, in Columbus. They moved to Colorado before making Eudora their home in 1954. The couple have a son, Alvie and wife Reta, McMinnville, Tenn.; three daughters, Charlene Conner and husband Ronald, Omaha, Neb., Lisa Stoltenow and husband Scott, Eudora, and Teresa Rosenthal and husband Michael, Overland Park; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.