October 22, 2017
Alanna Haley Booth and John Charles Cesare of Marathon, Texas, were married at 6:30 p.m. June 24, 2017, in Alpine, Texas, with the Rev. Wendell Elliott officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Shannon April Roberts of Pleasanton, Texas, and Mr. Robert Don Booth of Pleasanton. She is the granddaughter of Mr. Doyle Henderson and the late Mrs. Elaine Henderson, and Mrs. Donna Bruce of Leming, Texas, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Booth of Johnson City, Texas. She was given in marriage by her father, Robert Booth, and grandfather, Doyle Henderson. The bride wore an A-line chiffon strapless gown with beaded top. Morgan Booth of Poteet, Texas, and Erika Slater of Friendswood, Texas, served as maids of honor. Bridesmaids were Callie Cornelison of Blytheville, Arkansas, Leslee Bliznak of Alpine, Tressa Marrs of Marathon and Tina Muphree of Pleasanton. Nevaeh Booth of Marathon, daughter of the bride, served as flower girl. Bridal attendants wore turquoise high-low dresses with crystal embellishments and cowboy boots. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Albert Cesare of Columbus. He is the grandson of Mrs. Munford Rhett and the late Mr. Rhett of Columbus, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Tony Cesare of Hobart, Indiana. Serving as best men were John Albert Cesare, father of the groom; Munford Rhett Cesare of Blytheville, brother of the groom; and William Parker Cesare of Columbus, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Trevor Anderson of Hereford, Texas, Johan De Souza of Alpine, J.T. Frazier of Dallas, Justin Lynn of San Antonio, Hunter Marrs of Marathon, Cody McClanahan of Houston, Texas, and Nathan Stegent of Hereford. Royce Marrs of Marathon served as ring bearer. Following a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and Columbus, the couple resides in Marathon, where the bride is employed in V6 Collection at Gage Hotel and the groom is a foreman at Combs-Duran Ranch and is a horse trainer and appraiser.
1. Columbus warming shelter to open this weekend COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Oktibbeha Lake dam holds overnight; Authorities warn breach still 'imminent' STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Some road projects ongoing, others about to begin COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY