Delma E. and Beverly B. Presley recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with members of their family. The couple was married at the First Baptist Church in Columbus, Georgia, on June 17, 1961. They moved to Statesboro in 1969 when Del joined the faculty of Georgia Southern University. Celebrants included their daughter, Susan Presley, and Toby Aldrich of Savannah, and sons and families of Statesboro, Worth and Lori Presley and Edwin and Traci Presley. All four Presley grandchildren, Amy, Will, Brock and Chandler, enjoyed the occasion.
Prior to their wedding, Teracie Jane Alderman and Pebe Lee Deloach were honored with several parties.
Carroll "Khaki" and Peggie Herrington celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on Friday, June 10th, 2011, at a reception hosted by their daughter, Kathy, and husband, Jimmie DeLoach. They were married at a home wedding in Waynesboro, Georgia, on June 8, 1951. Khaki is retired from Cooper-Wiss, where he was the employee relations manager. Peggie is retired from Caldwell Banker, where she was a sales associate. They have one daughter, Kathy, and her husband, Jimmie DeLoach. Their grandchildren are Matt (Jessica) DeLoach and Adam DeLoach; and they have one great-granddaughter, McCall DeLoach. In their retirement, Khaki enjoys playing golf and reading ...
Friends and relatives of Edwin E. and Danalyn L. Akins of Stilson are invited to join the couple in celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 until 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 19th, 2011, in the fellowship hall of the Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church in Statesboro. The couple was married June 17th, 1961, at the Fellowship Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Cliff Stubbs officiating. Their children are Deborah A. DuBois of Stilson, Leesa Dwin Akins of Atlanta, Edwin and Beth Akins of Atlanta. They have two grandchildren, Kinslee and Seth DuBois. Your presence is their gift.
Ms. Alba Lucia Davila of Gainesville, Georgia, announces the engagement of her daughter, Nathalia Calle, to Kenneth Guy Washington, son of Dr. and Mrs. Sidney R. Washington III of Statesboro, Georgia.
Kelly Ruth Smith and Robert "Bo" Patton Staley were united in marriage on March 26th, 2011, at First Baptist Church in Statesboro, Georgia. The ceremony was officiated by Dr. William H. Perry.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Bennett of Brooklet, Georgia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Michelle Bennett of Brooklet, to Robert Stephens Blair, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Stephens Blair of Jefferson, Ga.
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Nesmith of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Nesmith of Statesboro, to Shad Sirmans, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stevie Sirmans of Pearson, Georgia.
Judge and Mrs. J. Lane Johnston of Statesboro, Georgia, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past Saturday, May 28, 2011. The couple was married on May 26, 1961. They have four children, Mary Day Johnston Widner (Ronnie) of Toccoa, Ga., Thornton Johnston (Judy) of Athens, Ga., Jan Johnston Moore (Bill) of Statesboro and Jim Johnston of Savannah. The couple was honored at a luncheon given by their children at the Forest Heights Country Club. Judge and Mrs. Johnston have seven grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Friends and relatives of Mr. and Mrs. John E. "Johnny" Parrish Jr. of Statesboro are invited to join the couple in celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary with a reception from 2 until 4 p.m. on June 4th in the parlor of the Pittman Park United Methodist Church in Statesboro. The couple was married on June 11th, 1961, at the Millen Methodist Church. They have three children, Patti Lu Schmidt of Charlotte, N.C., Bonnie Roginsky of Marietta, Ga., and John E. Parrish III of Richmond, Va.; and six grandchildren. No gifts, please.
Mr. and Mrs. Autrey and Jean Moore of Brooklet plan to celebrate their 40th Wedding Anniversary with a reception to be held on June 5th from 3 until 5 p.m. at the home of their daughter at 405 College Boulevard in Statesboro, the same location they celebrated their marriage in 1971. The couple was married on June 5th, 1971, at the First Baptist Church of Statesboro. They have three children, Kent (Janna) Moore of Savannah, Rebecca (Jason) Williams of Statesboro and Marshall (Amanda) Moore of Brooklet; and five grandchildren. All friends and family are welcome to attend. No gifts ...
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Robert Nelson of Lake Martin, Alabama, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katelyn Denise Nelson of Birmingham, Alabama, to Gabriel Inman Lee of Atlanta, Georgia, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Lee III of the Bay District Community in Bulloch County, Ga.
Mr. and Mrs. Marquard Lett Jr. of Hackettstown, New Jersey, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Wimberly Lett of Augusta, Georgia, to Mr. Aaron Lee Peters of Windom, Minnesota. He is the son of Mrs. Cindy Christopherson of Hector, Minnesota, and Mr. and Mrs. Myron Peters of Windom, Minnesota.
Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Daughtry of Statesboro, Georgia, plan to celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, June 5, 2011, with a reception to be held from 2 until 4 p.m. at The Belle House, located on Westside Road in Statesboro. The couple was married on May 20th, 1961, at the First Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga. They have two children, Joy Daughtry of Claxton and Jay (Angie) Daughtry of Statesboro; and two grandchildren, Ansley Daughtry and Jessie Daughtry. All friends and relatives are invited to attend. No gifts, please.
Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Adams of Forsyth, Georgia, are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Carmen Adams of Forsyth, to Mr. Ryan Hynko of Stilson, Georgia. Ryan is the son of Mr. Mark Hynko of Stilson, Ga., and Ms. Lorna Hynko of Statesboro, Ga.
Megan Donaldson and Elias Pratt of El Paso, Texas, formerly of Statesboro, Ga., were united in marriage on October 26, 2013, during an outside ceremony at the Robbins Nest in Statesboro. Dan Pratt officiated. An indoor reception immediately followed the ceremony at the Robbins Nest.