Jerry Leon Davenport and Wilma (Leach) Davenport of St. Charles, Mo., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 6 at Stegton in St. Charles hosted by their son, Michael Leon Davenport, of St. Peters.
Ralph Summer and Sue (Vineyard) Summer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, Sept. 30, 2015. Out of their love came three children (Keith, Tonya, and Julia), and eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Jack and Gerry Rogers are celebrating their 68th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 4, at Community Church of Christ in Lowndes, Mo., from 2 - 4 p.m.
Byron DeForest and Wanda Darden met at a square dance at the Piedmont Country Club in May of 1952. They were later married on July 30, 1954, at the First United Methodist Church in Piedmont, Mo., after which a reception was held in the church dining room.
Rev. Billie Williams and Ashlund Palmer, both of Piedmont, would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
Mr. and Mrs. Travis Smith of Piedmont are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kayla Marie Smith, to James Aaron Rowe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Rowe of New Cambria, Mo.
Cora LeeAnn Brinkley of Mill Spring and Joshua Lee Clark of Poplar Bluff would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
Dr. Tim and Kimberly Bengtson of Macomb, Ill., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah, to Dominick Bear. Dominick is the son of Doug and Amy Bear of Macomb, Ill.
Miss Lindsay Kay Bell and Mr. Jared Lee Middleton were united in marriage on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 at five o’clock in the evening at Alexander’s in Farmington, Mo. The ceremony was officiated by Pastor Daniel Tidmore.
Miss Caitlyn Anne Amelunke and Mr. Gavin Edward Wilfong were united in marriage on Oct. 17, 2015, at 3:00 in the afternoon at the Westwood Center Wedding Chapel in Poplar Bluff, Mo. The ceremony was officiated by the Reverend Joel Kidwell.
Molly Elaine Reich and Timothy Patrick Simon Krakowiak were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 5:30 p.m. at The Landing in Van Buren. The bride was given away by her parents, Tom Reich of Piedmont and Nancy Reich of Poplar Bluff.
Daniel and Kristin Ruble of Sikeston, Mo., proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Rebecca Marie Ruble, born Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Carissa (Seal) and Matt Petrey of Patterson, Mo., proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Claire Elizabeth Petrey, born April 18 at Parkland Health Center in Farmington, Mo.
Christina and Cody Clark of Piedmont are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Camberlynn Olivia Clark, born on Monday, April 4, at 11:27 a.m. at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Cami weighed 8 pounds and was 18.5 inches long. She joins siblings, Jason, 4, and Jacob, 15 months.
Brenadette E. Hicks and Steven Michael Hassell of Piedmont would like to announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, Kyla Avrielle Hassell. She was born at 2:49 p.m. March 19 at Saint Francis Healthcare System in Cape Girardeau and weighed 7 pounds 6 ounces and 19 inches long.
Ellie Morine Dodorico, 91, died at her daughters home in Piedmont on May 22, 2016. She was born March 9, 1925, in Jonesboro, Ark., to the late Harmon and Agnes (Duncan) Middlecamp.
Alice Elizabeth Lloyd, 94, died May 16, 2016, at Clark’s Mountain Nursing Center in Piedmont. She was born in Wayne County on Oct. 9, 1921, the daughter of the late Lee Attie Campbell Clark and Dave Clark.
Cynthia Hemphill, 60, of Piedmont, died Monday, May 16, 2016, at her residence. She was born Oct. 14, 1955, to William Reed and Frances Reed in St. Louis. On March 29, 1986, Cynthia married Kenneth “Kenny” Hemphill, who survives.
Mary Lou Kennedy, 84, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 14, 1932, in Coldwater, Mo., a daughter of Everett and Hazel Dorothy (Kemp) Settle. On May 18, 1951, in Greenville, she was untied in marriage to Donnie Lee Kennedy, who preceded her in death on Sept. 9, 2015. She was also preceded by her parents and one brother. She is survived by three children, one brother, four sisters, four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Kory Terlaga, 59, of Piedmont, died Saturday, May 21, 2016, in St. Francois County. He was born Sept. 20, 1956, in Hartford, Conn., to Stanley and Jean Terlaga.