Bob and Christa MaGaw of Bonaire, Ga., announce the engagement of the daughter, Lindsey Christine MaGaw of Statesboro, to Matthew Stephen McCown, son of Laymon and Joy McCown of Statesboro.
Drs. Don and Jennie Rakestraw of Statesboro, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Foster Rakestraw of Statesboro, to Phillip Andrew Hays, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Harold Hays Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Edenfield of Statesboro, Georgia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristie Alicia Edenfield of Seattle, Washington, to Captain Edward Alexander Piasta II, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Piasta.
Leslie and Elizabeth F. Anderson of Register, Ga., and Thomas and Kathi Brannen of Kathleen, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Elizabeth Brannen of Register, to Steven Jason Lewis of Swainsboro, Ga., son of Vicki and Johnny Way of Swainsboro, Ga., and Bobby and Denise Lewis of Swainsboro.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter S. Pease Jr. of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Pease of Statesboro, to Christopher Trent Grooms, son of Ms. Lisa Grooms and Mr. and Mrs. William E. Grooms.
James Mike Collins of Statesboro and Karla Andrews Collins of Glennville announce the engagement of their daughter, Karoline Collins of Glennville, to Victor Chad Ivester, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ivester.
Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Wilson Jr. of Statesboro and Mr. and Mrs. Garland Nelson of Marshallville, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Faye Wilson of Statesboro, to Stephen Plyler Bell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Erney Bell.
Duane Graham of Oliver, Ga., and Diane Graham of Statesboro, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Leane Marie Graham of Statesboro, to David Eric Hodges, son of David and Shirley Hodges.
Diedre Samantha Herdsman of Savannah, Ga., became the bride of Justin Mark Anthony of Statesboro in a private ceremony on December 31, 2009. The couple exchanged vows at Elm Street Church of God in Statesboro, with Pastor Alexander Smith and his wife, Joyce Smith, officiating.
Mr. and Mrs. William L. NeSmith of Brooklet are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer NeSmith, to Richard Tyler Henley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Henley of Statesboro.
Carolyn Theola Zeagler and William Davidson Carlisle of Mount Pleasant, S.C., were married at 3 o'clock in the afternoon on March 6, 2010, at St. Luke's Chapel in Charleston, S.C. The Rev. Dr. Terry Wilson performed the ceremony. A reception followed at The Historic Rice Mill building in Charleston.
Mr. Don Thigpen of Portal and Ms. Ruth Thigpen of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Donna Leigh Thigpen of Statesboro, to Jason Matthew Williams, son of Mr. Matthew Williams of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Ms. Cam Williams of Phoenix, Ariz.
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Richard Pheasant of Atlanta, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Elizabeth, to David Alan Reed. Mr. Reed is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles David Reed and the late Susan Moseley Reed of Sylvania, Ga.
The wedding plans of Kimberly Ann McMillan and Brantley Rawls Neville have been finalized.
Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Spires of Milan, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Marie Spires of Statesboro, Ga., to Jacob Ronald Hallman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hallman of Claxton, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. David Harper of Jesup, Ga.
Mrs. William Wycliffe Hillis III of Millen, Ga., is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Ashley Brooke Hillis, to Micah Christopher Baldwin, son of Donald Lockett Baldwin of Statesboro, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. Loron Earl Williams III of Tifton, Ga.
Johnny "Boss" and Janice Lanier celebrated their 50th anniversary on March 11, 2014. The high school sweethearts were married at Friendship Baptist Church by Pastor Bob Helton on March 11, 1964. They celebrated their honeymoon in Cherokee, N.C. They have three children: Layna Lanier Mendlinger and her husband, Josh, of Alpharetta, Ga.; Joey Lanier of Twin City, Ga.; and Jana Lanier Dominy and her husband, David, of Metter, Ga. They have seven grandchildren: Lauren Brooke Lanier, Molly Ellis Manley, Ashton Elizabeth Lanier, Henry Jacob Manley, Noah Norman Mendlinger, John Hunter Lanier and Cooper Aiden Lanier Mendlinger.