July 15, 2012
Amanda Joy Beasley and Allen Wayne Taylor, both of Greenwood Springs, were married June 16, 2012, at 6 p.m. at Blue Bluff Lake, with Stanley Blalock officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Randle W. Witcher of Pontotoc. She is the granddaughter of Katherine Darlene Witcher of Tupelo and the late James Reed Witcher, and the late Harold Donald Harford and JoAnn Litscher Harford of Muscatine, Iowa. The bride was given in marriage by her father. She wore a strapless, satin, A-line dress with cuff neckline, chapel-length train and wisteria cummerbund sash. She carried a bouquet of silk wisteria with ivy underlay and burlap ribbon. Bridesmaids were Ashtine Beasley of Greenwood Springs, daughter of the bride, and Kelsey Taylor of Athens, daughter of the groom. They wore white, chiffon satin dresses and a crown of babyís breath. Ashleigh Taylor of Greenwood Springs and Telsey Witcher of Nettleton served as flower girls. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Allen Taylor of Greenwood Springs. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Arron Taylor of Greenwood Springs, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Troy Lee Cantrell. Hunter Allen Taylor of Athens, son of the groom, served as best man. Austin Witcher of Marietta served as ring bearer. The couple resides in Greenwood Springs, where the groom is a diesel mechanic, and the bride is the owner/operator of Itís A Clean Thing cleaning service.
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