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Together with their parents, Charsie Haygood and Micheal Nealey announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Charsie is the daughter of David and Loretta Haygood of Fairfield, Illinois. She is the granddaughter of Mort and the late LeeAnn Dibble of South Haven, MI and Mary and the late Ford Haygood of Harrisburg, AR.
The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of Fairfield Community High School and will graduate in May with her BSN-RN from Lakeview College of Nursing.
Micheal is the son of Brent and April Nealey of Salem, Illinois. He is the grandson of Bob and Lavon Pitts of O’Fallon, IL, Lee Otis and Patricia Butler of Sparta, TN, and Bill Nealey of Waterloo, IL.
The prospective groom is a 2005 graduate of Carlyle Community High School and obtained his BA in Psychology from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2010. He is currently employed by Southwestern Illinois Correctional Center as a Substance Abuse Counselor.
The couple will marry June 8, 2013 at Hermann Hill, Hermann, Missouri. Formal invitations will be sent.
Together with their parents, Bobbi Petet and Dan Ochs are excited to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Bobbi is the daughter of Debbie Petet & Gary Organ of McLeansboro, IL and Robert Petet & Carol Beccue of Fairfield, IL. She is the granddaughter of Ray & Betty McCullough of Fairfield, IL and the late James & Delma Petet of Kansas City, MO. She is a 2007 graduate of Fairfield Community High School and obtained her Associate Degree from Wabash Valley College in 2009 and Bachelor’s Degree in Plant and Soil Science from Southern Illinois University of Carbondale in 2011. Bobbi is currently employed as a Team Dealer Manager for Beck’s Hybrids.
Dan is the son of Paul & Kay Ochs of Newton, IL. He is the grandson of the late Lester & Pauline Ochs of Newton, IL and the late Earl & Marie Meinhart of Wheeler, IL. He is a 2006 graduate of Newton Community High School and obtained his Associate Degree from Lake Land College in 2008 and Bachelor’s Degree in Agribusiness Economics from Southern Illinois University of Carbondale in 2010. Dan is currently employed in production at Agreliant Genetics.
Bobbi and Dan will exchange wedding vows on February 9th, 2013 at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Newton, IL.
Formal invitations have been sent.
Nicole Dozier and Cody Currier were united in marriage on December 29th, 2012 at the First Christian Church in Fairfield, IL.
Nicole is the daughter of Kim Dozier and the late Greg Dozier. She is also the step-daughter of Shannon Fry. She is the granddaughter of Carroll and Reva Dozier.
Cody is son of Jacque Currier. He is the grandson of Jim Hutchcraft and the late Mary Hutchcraft.
After the beautiful wedding and reception Cody and Nicole went on their honeymoon to the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, TN.
Pictures taken by AimeeFrances Photography
Dana Coles and Keith Gingerich were united in marriage on November 17th, 2012 at the Vineyard Church in Sullivan, Illinois. Dana is the daughter of David and Joy Coles of Ellery, granddaughter of Ina Lee Sample and the late Delmar Sample of Ellery and the late Glenn and Helen Coles. Keith is the son of Steve and Karen Gingerich of Sullivan, grandson of Elva and Sovilla Gingerich of Sullivan, Sam and Dorothy Herschberger of Arthur, and great grandson of Fannie Mast of Arthur.
The Gingerichs had a fall themed wedding decorated with pumpkins, orange roses, and sunflowers. Melinda Jones—friend of the bride was the Maid of Honor, while Steven Kramer—friend of the groom served as Best Man. Other bridal party attendees were Niki Greathouse—sister of the bride, Lesa York—sister of the bride, Emily Perkins—cousin of the bride, Kyle Gingerich—brother of the groom, Eric Gingerich—brother of the groom, and Jeryl Beachy—friend of the groom. Wyatt and Cody Greathouse—nephews of the bride served as ring bearers and Heidi and Shiloh Beadles—nieces of the bride were the flower girls.
A dinner and reception were held at Arthur Christian School in Arthur following the ceremony.
The couple honeymooned in Orange Beach, Alabama.
They currently reside in Arthur, Illinois.
Tara Kay Nale and Jordan Russell Fewkes were married on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at the Little Prairie Christian Church in Albion, Illinois.
Tara is the daughter of Brad and Tami Nale. She is the granddaughter of Gill Medler and the late Kay Medler of West Salem and Kent & Sue Nale of Albion.
Jordan is the son of Junior and Kim Fewkes of Albion. He is the grandson of Ruth and the late Harold Fewkes of Albion and the late Allen & Dora Fleming.
Following the ceremony, a dinner and dance reception was held at The Castle at Windsor Oaks Inn in Grayville.
The couple honeymooned in the Dominican Republic. They currently reside in Albion, Illinois.
Photo by: Alisha Simms Photography
Hayley McGuire, daughter of Mick and Denise McGuire of Fairfield IL, announces her engagement to Tom Verheyen, son of Glen and Diana Verheyen of Beardstown, IL.
Hayley is 2004 FCHS Grad, she received her bachelors degree in Recreation Administration from the University of Tenn in 2008 and a Masters Degree in Sports Management from University of Tenn in 2011. She is currently employed at The City of Edwardsville as Assistant Recreation Coordinator.
Tom is a 2000 graduate of Beardstown High School. He received his bachelors degree in Physical Education from SIU-E in 2004. He is currently employed as Branch Director at the Edwardsville YMCA.
Hayley is the granddaughter of Joyce Dalton and the Late Jim Dalton, the Late Tom and Vonnie McGuire, of Fairfield IL.
A March 2, 2013 wedding is planned at Edwardsville at the LeClaire Christian Church.
Dennis and Mel Shular of Golden Gate are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dusti, to Joshua Wall, son of Duane and Cherie Wall of Columbia Station, Ohio. The happy couple will exchange vows in January.
Dusti is a 2009 home school graduate and currently working towards her bachelor’s degree in intercultural ministries at Moody Bible Institute-Spokane. Joshua graduated in 2007 from North Ridgeville High School and is enrolled in the aviation program at Moody Bible Institute-Spokane.
After their honeymoon, the couple will reside in Spokane, Wash.
Together with their parents, Katie Ann Harvey and Joshua Thomas Pope are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Katie is the daughter of Pat and Judith Harvey of Wayne City, IL. She is the granddaughter of Rosa Lee Harvey and the late Lloyd Harvey and the late Bernadine and Clyde Hall of Wayne City, IL. Katie is a 2005 graduate of Wayne City High School. She attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale where she obtained a Master’s Degree in Social Work in 2010. She is currently employed as a youth therapist at the H Group in West Frankfort, IL.
Josh is the son of Tom and Deb Pope of Geff, IL. He is the grandson of Helen Tedrick and the late Elvin Tedrick of Mulberry Grove, IL, and the late Leroy and Dorothy Pope of Fairfield.
Josh is a 2002 graduate of Fairfield Community High School. He attended Olney Central College where he obtained an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Automotive Repair in 2004. He is currently employed as a Correctional Officer at the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department in Fairfield.
The couple will marry on May 25, 2013 at New Beginnings Church in Fairfield. Formal invitations will be sent.
Photo by Iconik Studio.
Together with their parents, Alexia Davis and Billy Lawson are excited to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Alexia is the daughter of Todd and Sue Davis of Fairfield. She is a 2003 graduate of FCHS and obtained her Masters degree in Business Administration from Murray State University. Alex is currently employed as the Operations Manager of Davis Oil Company in Fairfield.
Billy is the son of Tony Lawson and Cyndi Ross of Springer, Oklahoma. He is a 1998 graduate of Springer High School and is currently employed as a Meguir’s Specialist for Davis and Sons Oil in Fairfield.
The couple will marry on May 4th, 2013 at Big Cedar Lodge in Branson, Missouri. Formal invitations will be sent.
Together with their parents, Warren Newby and Kate Ewell are excited to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Warren is the son of Michael and Brenda Newby of Fairfield, IL. His maternal grandparents are the late John and Mattie Warren of Fairfield, IL. Paternal grandparents are Betty Newby and the late Wilburn (Red) Newby of Fairfield, IL. Warren is a 2004 FCHS graduate. He obtained his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Geology at the University of Southern Indiana in 2009 and his Master’s of Science degree in Geological Sciences at Colorado State University in 2012. Warren is currently employed as a Petroleum Geologist for Occidental (Oxy) Petroleum Corporation in Houston, TX.
Kate is the daughter of Dr. Kimball and Rhonda Ewell of Harrisburg, IL. Her maternal grandparents are Betty Deal and the late Keith Deal of Galatia, IL. Paternal grandparents are Delmar and Lela Ewell of Harrisburg. Kate graduated from Harrisburg High School in 2004 She earned a degree in Natural Science at Santa Rosa College in Santa Rosa, California in 2009. In 2012 she graduated from SIC nursing program in Harrisburg, IL and is currently working as a Registered Nurse at St. Luke’s Bone and Joint Clinic in Houston, TX.
Warren and Kate will exchange their wedding vows on November 3, 2012 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Photo by Steph Milligan