Archive - Food and Leisure
January 5th, 2011
Hodges, Allen Wedding
In the presence of the Lord, family and friends, Vakesha Hodges and Nathan Allen were united in Holy matrimony, on Saturday June 5, 2010 at 4â€™clock in the afternoon at Third Mount Olive M.B. Church in West Point, Miss.
The couple exchanged vows during the double ring ceremony with Pastor Leonardo Dismukes as the officiating minister.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Hodges of West Point. She is the granddaughter of Ms. Ora Bell of West Point and the late James and Jessie Collins. Paternal grandparents are the late Mr. J. B. and Rosie Lee Hodges.
December 13th, 2010
Taylor, Ewing Engagement
Genice D. Brown and Eddie Brown Sr. of Cedar Bluff and Kenneth D. Taylor Sr. of Starkville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Nichole Taylor to Jay Tavaras Ewing, son of James and Barbara Ewing of Mantee.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Richard R. Deanes Sr. and the late Susie Mae Deans and the late China N. Taylor Sr. and Almeda Taylor of Starkville.
She is a graduate of West Point High School and Itawamba Community College.
She is currently employed with Starkville Manor Health Care.
Glasgow, Davis engagement
Steven and Nancy Cook of Oxford, Miss., and Dr. Richard Glasgow, M.D. of Slidell, La., are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelly Lauren Glasgow to Justin Brent Davis, son of Gary and Roslyn Davis of West Point, Miss.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Mary Ethel McCarty of Ackerman, Miss., and the late Mr. William Mirah McCarty, Mrs. Charlene Glasgow of Ackerman, Miss., and the late Mr. Thomas Glasgow, and Mrs. Martha Sue Cook of Taylor, Miss., and the late Mr. Winfred Sutton Cook, Jr.
Thomas, Nevins honored with engagement party
Kate Thomas and Reid Nevins were honored with an engagement party Oct. 30, at the â€śDock of the Pondâ€ť at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Millard. Friends and family enjoyed a casual buffet dinner and visiting along the dock and around several campfires. Special guests included Mr. and Mrs. Ben Thomas, parents of the bride-elect and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Nevins, parents of the prospective groom. Hosting the party were Nina and Ray Millard, Nancy and Larry Pitre, Judy and Billy Buck Staggers and Stacy and Belk Weems.
Mr. and Mrs. John Taylor Robertson
Lindsey Moore Parker and John Taylor Robertson were united in marriage Mar. 27, 2010, at 6 p.m. at Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus, Miss. Bro. Mickey Dalrymple officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Smith of West Point, Miss., and the late Floyd Parker Jr. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Robertson of West Point, Miss.
Hood, Hartzog, engagement
Shelley and Tammy Wilkerson of West Point, and Billy and Miranda Hood of Pheba, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Anna Jade Hood to Aaron Morgan Hartzog, son of Morgan and Denise Hartzog of Terry.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charlotte L. Barnette, Jim and Jackie Hager, and Bill and Barbara Hood, all of West Point, and the late Grover E. Moore.
Brock and Morisak honored with shower
Garrett Brock and Carlea Morisak of Houston, Texas, were recently honored with a patio/shed party at the home of Murray and Bridget Shows in Montpelier.
The guest enjoyed a delicious meal of grilled tenderloin with all the trimmings and homemade vanilla ice cream. Special guests were the parents of the couple, Gary and Roxie Brock of Montpelier and Steve and Karla Morisak of Houston, Texas. Hostesses for the evening were Murray and Bridget Shows, George and Judy Simmons, Keith, Bonnie and Jordan Thompson.
Brasfield, Black engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Brasfield of West Point, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Amber Lauren Brasfield, to Jonathan Michael Black, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Carnathan of Okolona and Mr. and Mrs. Mike Black of Mantachie.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Raymond K. Strobel and the late Mr. L.C. Brasfield and the late Mrs. Annette Oâ€™Hara Brasfield , Mrs. Dorothy Tate and the late Mr. Leonard Tate all of West Point.
Mr. and Mrs. Brad Allen Burgess
Coy Jean Farley and Brad Allen Burgess were united in marriage at three oâ€™clock in the afternoon on June 26, 2010, at Maben Methodist Church. Officiating ministers were Rev. Scarlet Shepperd and Rev. Raleigh Richter.
Courtney Sims of Tupelo recently graduated from Northeast Community College earning her AS in Art. Sims made the Dean's List and had several pieces of her work shown in the school art exhibit. She received Best of Show her freshman year and 2nd place in painting her sophomore year including some honorable mentions both years. Sims placed 2nd in the state art competition. Sims is now a junior at MSU where she is working on advanced degrees in art.