Raynor - Fontaine
Deana L. Fontaine of Goldsboro became the bride of Raimondi R. Raynor April 3 at 2 p.m.
Apostle Ivan and Overseer Cheryl Davis officiated at the double-ring ceremony at Canaan Church.
The bride is the daughter of Clarence Fontaine Jr. of Marion, Md., and Annie Fontaine of Goldsboro. She is the granddaughter of Bronnie Lee Fontaine of Crisfiled, Md.
The groom is the son of Sonja Lindsey and Rex Coley of Goldsboro. He is the grandson of Jewel Raynor and Mrs. and Mrs. Leroy Evans of Goldsboro and the great-grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jones.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a long-sleeved scalloped neckline with a full skirt.
She carried calla lilies and roses.
Miranda Renfrow of Goldsboro was matron of honor. Angela Brittingham of Goldsboro was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Lisa Mears of Salisbury, Md., Angela Brumley of Hagerstown, Md., Nicole Raynor of Atlanta, Ga., Michelle Jones of Goldsboro and Erica Hill of Newport News, Va.
Samuel Renfrow of Goldsboro was best man. Ushers were Nate Barnes and Ricco Raynor of Goldsboro, Troy Brittingham Jr. of Westover, Md., and Kevin White of Cary. Groomsmen were DeMarcus Lindsey of Lawton, Okla., William Lindsey and Corey Fontaine of Goldsboro, Troy Brittingham of Westover, Md., and Edward Fontaine of Accokeek, Md.
Briana Cox of Pocomoke, Md., was the junior bridesmaid.
Tynia Simpkins Martajah Sawyer and DeAuvionne Brittingham were flower girls. Jaquan Walker was ring bearer.
Anne Keller, Peggy Howell and Thelma McLaurin directed the ceremony. Thelma McLaurin distributed programs.
A program of wedding music was provided by Dywan Gardner, pianist and organist, and Felicia Lee and Carisha Miller, vocalists.
After a wedding cruise to Key West and Cozumel, the couple is residing in Goldsboro.
The bride is employed as a warehouse technician with Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical Co.
The groom is employed as a mentor for at-risk youths with Therapeutic Connections Inc.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Herman Park Center.
On April 2, a rehearsal dinner was held at Holiday Inn Express.
The women of witness of Canaan Church held a kitchen shower.
Family and friends held two surprise showers.
By David Rouse
Published in Weddings on May 2, 2004 10:15 AM