Taylor twins arrive
Jason and Crystal Taylor of Murfreesboro proudly announce the birth
of their twin daughters Caton Ashley and Sydney Paige, who were
born January 6, 2003, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Caton
weighed 4 lbs. 11 oz. Sydney weighed 4 lbs. 13 oz. Both measured
17.25 inches in length. They are the grandchildren of James and
Pauline Loden of Clarkrange and Ray and Beatrice Taylor of Monroe.
They are the great grandchildren of Myrtle Farr of Clarkrange and
Roy Harvey of Monroe.
Michael Odel Johnson, and Mayzie Earlene Williams,
both of Monroe.
Anthony Chad Hicks, and Jessica Rhea Linder, both
Matthew Allen Garrett, and Kaci Lee Norrod, both of
Kevin Jerry Phillips, and Kimberly Faith Snider, both
Miss Dixon and Mr. Morrison joined in marriage
Miss Angel Elisa Dixon, given in marriage by her father, became
the bride of Mr. Christopher Allen Morrison on April 19 at Hidden
Hollow in Cookeville. Nick Turner officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Don and Michaelene Dixon of Livingston.
She is employed at Jerry's grocery store.
The groom is the son of Charlie and Lavonna Deck of Livingston.
He is employed at Dacco Inc.
The bride wore a white satin and lace gown with silver embroidery.
Her accessories included Czech crystal earrings and a matching necklace.
Her five-tier veil was ordered from the Ukraine and featured a
silver Swarovski crystal tiara.
Her bouquet consisted of bluebird roses.
Serving as maid of honor was her best friend, Kristen D. Heath,
of Hamilton, OH. Her mother served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids
were the bride's sister, Dannielle Dixon, of Livingston, and the
groom's sister, Rebecca Miller, of Cookeville.
Virginia Miller, daughter of Arnold and Rebecca Miller, served
as flower girl.
Serving as best man was friend of the groom, Josh Lawson, of Hardy's
Chapel. Groomsmen were the bride's brother, Dillon Dixon, and the
groom's friend, Joey Bull, both of Livingston, and the groom's brother-in-law,
Arnold Miller, of Cookeville.
A reception followed the ceremony at Hardy's Chapel Community Center.
Out of town guests were Kristen Heath, Rodney Sanders, Bryan Sanders,
and Carlos Burns, all of Hamilton.
After a wedding trip to Nashville, the couple reside in Livingston.
Miss Staed and Mr. McCormick to be married
in Nashville May 31
Miss Bridgette Elizabeth Staed and Donald Chance McCormick, both
of Kingston Springs, proudly announce their engagement and forthcoming
The bride-elect is the daughter of Stephen and Donna Staed of Kingston
Springs. She is the granddaughter of T.M. Bruce of Memphis, the
late Floyd Bruce, and Matthew E. and Caroline Staed.
She is a graduate of Father Ryan High School and University of
The future groom is the son of Bob and Ann Rochelle of Kingston
Springs and Donald and Teresa McCormick of Sparta. He is the grandson
of Marie McCormick and Elizabeth Ann Qualls, both of Livingston,
the late Arvis McCormick, and Herbert Qualls.
He is a graduate of Hillwood High School. He attended Middle Tennessee
State University and is employed at Toys R Us in Bellevue.
The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 31 at St. Ann Catholic
Church in Nashville.
Miss Mabry and Mr. Farris to exchange wedding
vows July 26
Miss Rachel Mabry and Mr. Tim Farris proudly announce their engagement
and forthcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Dale and Diane Mabry of Livingston.
She is the granddaughter of Hazel Spicer of Livingston, Carmen and
Fannie Mae Mabry of Celina, and the late Dallas Spicer.
She is in her second year of nursing school at East Tennessee State
University. She is employed as a pharmacy technician at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.
The future groom is the son of Bob and Linda Farris of Cookeville.
He is the grandson of the late H.L. and Rose Johnson and Young and
He graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Accounting from Tennessee
Technological University. He also graduated summa cum laude with
a degree in Physical Therapy from Tennessee State University. He
is employed as a physical therapist at Cookeville Regional Medical
The couple will exchange wedding vows at 4 p.m. Saturday, July
26 at Collegeside Church of Christ in Cookeville.
A reception will follow at the church.
Overton County News
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P.O. Box 479
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