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    Lenns, Lane

    Amanda Ann Lenns and Christopher Joseph Lane of Atlanta, Ga., were married May 2, 2015 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Savannah, Ga. Monsignor William O’Neill officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony. Cocktail hour was held on the Savannah River outside the Westin Savannah Harbour and a...


    Buryk, Rego

    Elizabeth Ann Buryk and Jonathan Raúl Rego of Morristown, N.J., were married July 18, 2015 at the Sea Pines Country Club on Hilton Head Island. The Rev. David Leininger officiated the 5:30 p.m. ceremony. 


    Nimmers celebrate 60th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Nimmer Jr., of Ridgeland, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 25. Fred and Joan were married in 1955 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Savannah, Ga. 


    Alexanders celebrate 75th anniversary

    Dick and Alline Alexander of Hilton Head Island celebrated their 75th anniversary on June 15. They were married in Atlanta in 1940.


    Wierzbicki, Davis

    Walter and Gayle Wierzbicki of Beaufort announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Nicole Wierzbicki of Rock Hill, to Tyler Dillard Davis of Rock Hill, son of Jean Davis of Starkeville, Miss., and  Walter and Kathryn Davis of Starkeville, Miss.


    Albertis celebrate 40th anniversary

    Bob and Shirley Alberti of Bluffton will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on July 13, 2015. 


    King, Klaus

    Cameron Ashlee King and Charles Martin Klaus, both of Orlando, Florida, were married Saturday, June 20, 2015 on the banks of the May River at Gascoigne Bluff. The Reverend Greg Kronz officiated the 5:30 p.m. ceremony.  


    Anderson, Perkins

    Rudy and Debbie Anderson of Orlando, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly Margaret Anderson of Brooklyn, N.Y., to Kenneth Joseph Perkins of Brooklyn, N.Y., son of John and Wanda Perkins of Beaufort. 


    Ferguson, Conti

    Lesley Kathryn Ferguson and Christopher Bryan Conti, both of Los Angeles, were married on May 16, 2015, at The Mansion on Forsyth Park in Savannah. The Rev. Steven P. Schulte officiated the 4:30 p.m. ceremony.


    Ward, Hulbert

    Brian and Kathy Hulbert of Bluffton announce the engagement of their son, Bradley Spencer Hulbert of Charlotte, to Laura Lee Ward of Charlotte, daughter of William and Anita Ward of Simpsonville, S.C. 

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