Fahrni - Graham
BRONX, N.Y. — Amanda Joy Graham of Bronx and Jeremy Wade Fahrni of Allen Park, Mich., pledged their promises Dec. 18 at 2 p.m.
The Rev. Joe Fletcher, uncle of the bride, officiated at the double-ring ceremony at Christian Bible Temple.
Randy and Barbara Graham of Goldsboro are parents of the bride. She is the granddaughter of Bobby Fletcher of Goldsboro, Donald and Elsie Graham of Grantham and the late Herman Fletcher.
Barry and Marilyn Fahrni of Charlotte, Mich., are parents of the groom. He is the grandson of Jean Thomas of Clarksville, Mich., the late John and Nora Belle Leatherman and the late Wayne Fahrni.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a satin organza spaghetti strap gown with satin draping the skirt.
For her headpiece, she chose a tiara of rhinestones and pearls with a two-piece cathedral-length veil. She carried a bouquet of red roses, white stephanotis and Christmas berries.
Kimberly Fleck, friend of the bride, was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kaajal Patel, Cara Smith and Darla Spence, friends of the bride.
David Booth was his friend’s best man. Ushers were Don Graham, brother of the bride; David Booth and David Wears, friends of the groom; and Brian Fahrni and Rodney Fahrni, brothers of the groom. Groomsmen were David Booth and David Wears, friends of the groom; and Brian Fahrni and Rodney Fahrni, brothers of the groom.
Brianna Parks was flower girl. Marquel Hendricks was ring bearer.
April Hendricks directed the wedding. Christine Fletcher, aunt of the bride, was coordinator. Presiding at the register was Barbara Jean Fletcher, cousin of the bride.
A program of wedding music was provided by Michelle Wears, sister of the groom, pianist, and Larry Hendricks and Angie Parks, vocalists.
After a wedding cruise to the western Caribbean, the couple will reside in Madison Heights, Mich.
The bride is a graduate of Bob Jones University of South Carolina. She is employed with Deloitte and Touche of Detroit.
The groom graduated from Bob Jones University. He is employed as youth pastor of Madison Heights Church and with Community Baptist Church.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held in the church fellowship hall.
A rehearsal dinner was held Dec. 17 at Pelham Bay Diner of Bronx.
On Nov. 7, ladies of Bronx Bible Church held a shower.
By News-Argus Staff
Published in Weddings on December 19, 2004 3:30 AM