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    Jappy and Charlotte Akins of Brooklet announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Lee Akins, to Michael Lawrence Hood, son of Mike and Rosie Saxon of Stilson and Jack and Karen Hood of Pembroke.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dollie Jarriel and the late Harry Jarriel of Collins, Ga., and the late Jesse and Iris Akins of Statesboro. Jessica is a candidate to graduate from The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2008.
    The groom-elect is the grandson of Jeanette Wilson and the late E.G. Wilson of Ellabell and Betty Hood and the late Hugh Lawrence Hood Jr. of Pembroke. Michael attended Georgia Southern University and currently operates his own computer service company in Black Creek, Ga.
    The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 10, 2008, at 3 p.m. at Old Fellowship Baptist Church on Highway 80 in Stilson.
    No local invitations will be sent, but all friends and relatives are invited.
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