Mr. and Mrs. Mike Wester of Pontotoc announce the engagement of their daughter, Keri Alison Wester, to Daniel Andrew Stewart, son of the Rev. and Mrs. Billy Joe Stewart of Adamsville, Tenn.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Linda Pitts of Saltillo and the late Clarence Pitts Jr., and Mr. and Mrs. Sam Wester Jr. of Pontotoc.
She is an honor graduate of Pontotoc High School, where she was a member of the Pontotoc Warrior Band, the color guard and the Beta Club. She earned an associate of arts degree at Itawamba Community College. She earned a bachelor of arts degree and a master of science degree, both in communicative disorders, from the University of Mississippi. While in college she was a dean’s list student, and a member of the National Student Speech, Language and Hearing Association, and the Ole Miss Pride of the South Marching Band. She is a speech-language pathologist in Tupelo.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Duprez Stewart of Finger, Tenn., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Bilbo Thornton of Walnut.
He is a graduate of Adamsville High School in Adamsville, Tenn., where he was a member of the band, the Drama Club and the chorus. He attended Northeast Mississippi Community College, where he was a member of the band and the chorus.
The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. April 25, 2009, at the National Fish Hatchery in Tupelo. A reception will follow. Family and friends are invited.
Tracey Jeter and Danny Morton of Ripley announce the engagement of their daughter, Sheena Suzanne Morton, to Jarod Wayne Grimes, son of Jim and Darlene Grimes of Booneville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Sonny and Sue Jeter of Ripley, and Charlene Morton of Ripley and the late Charles Morton.
She is a 2002 graduate of Ripley High School. She is a graduate of Northeast Mississippi Community College, where she was a cheerleader for two years, a sophomore homecoming maid and a member of Phi Theta Kappa. She received a bachelor of business administration degree in marketing in May 2006 and a master of business administration degree in August 2007, both from Mississippi State University. She is an employee of Wilbanks Construction Company Inc. in Ripley.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Jerry and Betty Reddell of Corinth, and the late Jack and Corrine Grimes of Booneville.
He is a 2002 graduate of Booneville High School. He attended both Mississippi Delta Community College and Northeast Mississippi Community College. He played football on scholarship at both schools. He is a sergeant in the U.S. Army with the 101st Airborne Division in Fort Campbell, Ky. He graduated from basic training and AIT with honors at Fort Sill, Okla. He has served one tour in Iraq.
The couple will exchange vows at 4 p.m. April 25, 2009, at Valley Oaks (formerly McLemore’s Restaurant) in Corinth. A reception will follow. Family and friends are invited.
Rebecca Ramer Northcutt, and Mr. and Mrs. Danny Hugh Northcutt Sr., all of Corinth, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ginger Rebecca Northcutt, to Hoyt Baxter Wilder IV, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Baxter III of West Point.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Cecil Philip Ramer, the late Cecil Philip Ramer, the late Regina Lowry Ramer, James William Northcutt and the late Mrs. Northcutt, all of Corinth.
She is a graduate of Corinth High School. She earned a bachelor of science degree in fashion and merchandising at the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She is the owner and manager of Gin-O Boutique in Franklin, Tenn.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Robert Norwood McNutt of Tupelo and the late Mrs. McNutt, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Baxter Wilder Jr. of Corinth.
He is a graduate of Corinth High School. He is a summa cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University with a bachelor of accountancy degree and a graduate of the University of Mississippi with a master of taxation degree. He was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity at MSU. He is an employee of KPMG LLP in Nashville, Tenn.
The couple will exchange vows on April 25, 2009, at the First Baptist Church in Corinth. A reception will follow at Hillandale Country Club at Corinth.
Dr. and Mrs. Philip Roth Jr. of Huntsville, Ala., announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Beth Roth, to Matthew Phillip Malone, son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Malone of Killen, Ala.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Roth Sr. of Huntsville, Ala., and Jean Robinson of Huntsville and the late Jimmie Robinson.
She is a 2001 graduate of Grissom High School in Huntsville, Ala. She is a 2005 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama with bachelor degrees in biology and math. She will receive her M.D. degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham in May 2009.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Dot Summerford of Mantachie and the late Jay Summerford, and Betty Malone of Cherokee, Ala., and the late Spencer Malone.
He is a 2001 graduate of Shoals Christian School in Florence, Ala. He is a 2005 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Mississippi at Birmingham with bachelor degrees in biology, philosophy and chemistry. He will receive his M.D. degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham in May 2009.
The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. April 25, 2009, at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Huntsville, Ala. A reception will follow at The Ledges Country Club in Huntsville.
David and Claudia Scarborough of Booneville announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Scarborough, to Cory Hurt, son of Darlene and Buddy Hurt of Rienzi.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Hancel and Evelyn Berryman of Rienzi.
She is a graduate of Thrasher High School. She received a bachelor of fine arts degree with emphasis in graphic design from Mississippi University for Women. She was a member of the Jester Club and the Art Club. She is a graphic designer for Hancock Fabrics in Baldwyn.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Jean Geno of Rienzi.
He is a graduate of Jumpertown High School. He was a member of the baseball, golf and basketball teams and was named Best Offense in basketball. He is employed as a pipefitter.
The couple will exchange vows at 4 p.m. April 25, 2009, at Fillmore Chapel in Corinth. A reception will follow. Family and friends are invited.
Kelly Michelle Irwin and Joseph Thomas Senter were united in marriage on Oct. 11, 2008, at the First United Methodist Church in Tupelo. The Rev. Andy Ray and the Rev. John Sudduth officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Michael Irwin. She is the granddaughter of Mildred Irwin of Saltillo and the late Robert V. Irwin, and Dorothy Jean Long of Saltillo and the late William Marley Long.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Jerry Senter. He is the grandson of Vola Senter of Fulton and the late Richard “Dick” Senter Jr., and Kathleen “Kay” Colburn of Amory and the late Harvey Colburn.
The bride wore an ivory, strapless, A-line gown with pleated detail at the empire waist and hem, and Alencon lace accents on the sides of the bodice, the skirt and the train.
Julia Moore Richardson of Cordova, Tenn., was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Krista Kenney Blanchard of Pontotoc, Mary Carmen Long Justice of Saltillo, and Kathryn Elena Floyd, Misty Boutwell Rigby and Megan Spradling Robinson, all of Tupelo. The bridesmaids wore floor-length, strapless, A-line gowns of espresso chiffon with pleated waistlines.
Flower girls were Ayden Lane Burkhalter of Starkville, Abigail Kathleen Richardson of Cordova, Tenn., and Morgan Elise Robinson of Tupelo.
Jerry Senter, father of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen were Timothy Cole Senter of Mooreville, brother of the groom; Kevin Michael Irwin of Gadsden, Ala., brother of the bride; William Kyle Irwin of Saltillo, brother of the bride; James Ronald Brown Jr. of Saltillo; and Thomas Scott Morgan of Smithville. Ushers were Jesse Galen Clock of Shannon, Patrick Merald Reagan of Mooreville, Jon Christian Rooks of Amory, Myrl Travis Williams of Golden, and Chandler Thomas Futral and Bradley Craig Robinson, both of Tupelo.
A reception followed at the home of the bride’s parents.
After a honeymoon at Riveria Maya, Mexico, the couple is living in Tupelo. The bride is a jewelry designer in Tupelo, and the groom is an employee of the Tupelo Fire Department.