Weddings

Johnson-Pasierb wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Pasierb

Tom and Dawn Johnson of Peachtree City, Ga. proudly announce the marriage of their daughter Danielle Elizabeth Johnson to Raymond Michael Pasierb, son of Ray and Barbara Pasierb of Tyrone, Ga.

The ceremony and reception took place at the Dolce Resort and Convention Center in Peachtree City on Feb. 18, 2012. The officiator was Bishop David Epps from The Cathedral of Christ the King in Sharpsburg, Ga.

The bride is a 2005 graduate from McIntosh High School and received her Bachelor's Degree in Family and Consumer Sciences from the University of Georgia. Read More»

Faulkner anniversary

John and Blanche Faulkner of Sharpsburg

John and Blanche Faulkner of Sharpsburg will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on March 29, 2012. The couple made their vows to each other in 1942. Mr. and Mrs. Faulkner attend the Cathedral of Christ the King in Sharpsburg.

Hunter-Rich wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Rich

Keith and Sheila Hunter of Tyrone, Ga., announce the marriage of their daughter Amy Joy Hunter to Jason Rich, son of Barry and Marge Rich of Manchester, Connecticut.

The wedding took place on Dec. 30, 2011 at the Casa Monica in St. Augustine, Fla. The officiating minister was Rev. William H. Young of St. Augustine.

The bride's sister Sarah Hunter of Tyrone served as maid of honor, with Mrs. Stefanie Coombe of Alabama, Mrs. Lindsay Ehrlich of Florida, and Mrs. Grace Rodriguez of Texas as bridesmaids. The flower girls were Miss Aubrey and Miss Brooke Krauss of Florida. Read More»

Weingartner-Yarri wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Yarri

Tara Mae Weingartner and Philip Charles Yarri Jr. were married at Glendalough Manor in Tyrone on Oct. 1, 2011.

The bride is the daughter of Tonia Weingartner of Atlanta and John Weingartner of San Diego, Calif. She is the granddaughter of the late Gordon and Doloris Weingartner of Fayetteville and Barbara Fountain of Covington and Allen Fountain of Marietta.

The groom is the son of Philip and Kathleen Yarri of Fayetteville. He is the grandson of the late Louis and Catherine Hartmann of Riverdale and Harriet Yarri of Newnan and the late Charles Yarri of New York. Read More»

King-Schaller wedding

Tracey Marie King engaged to Brian Arthur Schaller

Mr. and Mrs. John Gerard King of Atlanta announce the engagement of their daughter, Tracey Marie King, to Brian Arthur Schaller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Patrick Schaller, senior of Lawrenceville.
 
Miss King is a 1998 graduate of Fayette County High School and a 2002 graduate of Georgia Tech.  In 2007, she received a doctorate degree in marketing from Georgia Tech.
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Smith-Christ wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Smith

Ashley Elizabeth Smith and Joshua Andrew Christ were married at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church on Oct.1, 2011. The officiating minister was the Rev. Scott Hagan of Columbus. The bride is the daughter of Benjamin and Karen Smith of Fayetteville. The groom is the son of Tony Christ of Florida and Ms. Linda Christ of Canton.

The bride was given in marriage by her father. Her maid of honor was Carrie Waldrop of Fayetteville. Other bridesmaids were Sarah Richards and Karen Psiaki of Fayetteville, Elisa Egolf of Maryland, Autumn Weber of Virginia, and Jackie Congress of New York. Read More»

Escarra-Crisp wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Crisp

Kelly Marie Escarra and Jeffrey Douglas Crisp were married at Glendalough Manor in Tyrone on Oct. 22, 2011. Hugh Kirby of Fayetteville conducted the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Rick and Peggy Escarra of Fayetteville. She is the granddaughter of Elaine Aylor and the late Albert Aylor of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Sarita Escarra and the late Miguel Escarra of Miami, Fla.

The groom is the son of Ray and Lois Crisp and the late Gloria Crisp of Fayetteville. He is the grandson of Wayne and Christine Crisp of Madison, and John Harper and the late Julia Harper of Murphy, N.C. Read More»

Denham Anniversary

Paul and Gwen Denham

Paul and Gwen Denham celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 29, 2011, with a party of family and friends at The Westin Hotel in College Park.

Both were born and raised in Fayette County and, after moving away for a while, they decided to move back and for the past 20 years, they have called Fayetteville “home.”

Now they are enjoying the retired life. Paul retired after 36 years of being his own boss of Denham Construction Company and Gwen retired after 17 years of service with the Fulton County Board of Transportation.

Smith-Rivers wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Rivers

Tresca Smith and Paul Rivers were married Nov. 5, 2011, in an outdoor wedding at their home off Sandy Creek Road in Fayette County. A reception, held in the barn, followed the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Sandra Smith of Fayetteville and the late Hoke Smith Jr. The groom is the son of Barbara Rivers, also of Fayetteville, and the late Charles Rivers.

Preston anniversary

Eugene T. and Nancy Parker Preston

Eugene T. and Nancy Parker Preston celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary during the weekend of Oct. 7, 8 and 9. They were married at the First Baptist Church of Forest Park on Oct. 7, 1961, and lived in Hapeville for more than 26 years where they raised their two children, Tamra and Steven. They also have three grand children, Joan, Hezekyah, and Yoshiyah Apperson.

Mr. Preston retired after 25 years with the U.S. Postal Service and Mrs. Preston retired after 27 years with Delta Air Lines.

In 1987, the Prestons built a home in Fayetteville where they have lived for the past 24 years.