Weddings

Meaders 65th anniversary

Paul (Larry) and Frances Meaders

Paul (Larry) and Frances Meaders celebrated their 65th Wedding Anniversary on July 25th, 2013.

Larry and Frances grew up in the Capital View/Sylvan Hills area of Atlanta. They married on July 25, 1948 at the Capital View Methodist Church in Atlanta. They lived and raised their four children in the Atlanta area until they moved to Peachtree City in 1972.

Larry was an employee of Delta Airlines until he retired in 1987. Frances became the first full-time City Clerk of Peachtree City and was later appointed Director of Administrative Services. She retired in 1995 after 23 years. Read More»

Steele Anniversary

WWII Veterans, John J. Steele and Marie L. Steele

WWII Veterans, John J. Steele and Marie L. Steele (Jack and Tootsie) of Peachtree City married 69 years ago on Aug. 3 on Miami Beach, after meeting while serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps and WACS respectively.

The happy union led to an ever growing family with six married daughters, 13 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Click-Drewry wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Drewry

Amanda Bennett Click, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Richard Click of Peachtree City, GA, and Josiah Mark Drewry, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Drewry of Raleigh, NC, were married on July 5th, 2013.

The ceremony was held at The Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill, NC, with the bride’s father, Alan R. Click, officiating at the ceremony.

The bride was attended by her brother Benjamin Click as best man, with Jennifer Burton, Anna Dunn and sister-in-law Vivian Click as bridesmaids. The groom’s best man was brother Seth Drewry . David Forsythe, Michael Ertischek, and Aaron Towe served as groomsmen. Read More»

Calamoneri-Crump Wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Crump

Hannah Isabel Calamoneri & Stephen Allen Crump were married May 18, 2013 near Athens, Ga. at Cloverleaf Farm. 

The bride is the daughter of Kimberly and Charlie Calamoneri. She is a graduate of both McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, Ga. and the University of Georgia.

The groom is the son of Bob Crump and June Page. His stepmother is Amber Crump.  He is a graduate of both Herschel V Jenkins High School in Savannah, Ga. and the University of Georgia. Read More»

Hopkins-Tucker wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Tucker

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Weiss of Fayetteville, Ga. and Mr. Jeff Hopkins of Alpharetta, Ga. proudly announce the marriage of their daughter Haleigh Elizabeth Hopkins to John Russell Tucker son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tucker of Lilburn, Ga.

The bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Olin Trammell and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hopkins.

The groom is the grandson of The Reverend and Mrs. Carter Tucker and Mr. Russell Chapman and the late Mrs. Joy Chapman. Read More»

Ed and Joan Jachino 50th wedding anniversary

Ed and Joan Jachino will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary

Ed and Joan Jachino will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 30. They were married in Glen Ellyn, Illinois at Glen Ellyn Methodist Church in 1963.

In 1976, the Jachinos moved to Peachtree City with their three daughters. Still residing in Peachtree City, Ed is retired from the James River Corporation, and Joan is a retired Fayette County teacher. While enjoying retirement, both are active in the community. Read More»

Jan & Bill Hall 65th Wedding Anniversary

Jan and Bill Hall will celebrate their 65th

Jan and Bill Hall will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on April 3, 2013.

They met in high school in Rockford, Ill. and married in 1948 at age 19. (They don't last).

Bill was a salesman for Graphic Arts and they have lived in several states. They are now retired in Peachtree City. Jan is active in the community with the garden club and book club.

They have two children, Mike Hall (Kathy), Jill Hall and one grandchild, Matt Hall.

They will celebrate their anniversary horseback riding at Georgia State Park Brasstown Valley in Young Harris.

Allen anniversary

Glen and MT Allen

Celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary are Glen and MT Allen of Peachtree City. The Allens were married Nov. 29, 1962 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Hapeville.
They will celebrate the occasion with their children John, Tamara (Jay) and Danny along with their three grandchildren: Samantha (16), Graham (10), and Audie (9) at a small gathering on Nov. 21 with their close family and friends.

Hooper-Fernandez wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Fernandez

Jamie Carol Hooper and Dr. Alfred John Fernandez, Jr., were united in marriage on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. The bride's parents are Jim and Nancy Hooper of Peachtree City.

The groom's parents are Alfred and Denise Fernandez of Roswell.

The ceremony and reception were held at The Veranda Historic Bed and Breakfast Inn, Senoia, Ga. Officiates were Rev. Carson Pittman, Associate Pastor of Atlanta Westside Church, and Rev. Paul Halsey, uncle of the bride. Read More»

Blanton-Detwiler wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Detwiler

Sarah Martha Blanton and Justin Philip Detwiler were married August 25th at Fountainview Mansion in Auburn, Ala. Officiating minister was the Rev. Brandon A. Isbell of Auburn.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Clayton Blanton of Peachtree City, Ga. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Jefferson M. Golden, Jr. and the late Mr. Jefferson M. Golden, Jr., and Mr. Jesse W. Blanton and the late Mrs. Ruth W. Blanton, all of Thomasville, Ga. Read More»