Sunday, February 5, 2006

ORAN, Mo. -- Heather Shirrell and Justin Jones were united in marriage Dec. 3, 2005, at Little Log Wedding Chapel in Gatlinburg, Tenn. The Rev. Travis Tatum performed the ceremony. Recorded music was played.

Parents of the couple are Kenny and Tina Shirrell of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and John and Faye Jones of Oran.

Matron of honor was Teresa McKee of Painton, Mo., sister of the groom.

Ryan McKee of Painton, brother-in-law of the groom, was best man.

Mrs. Jones is a 1997 graduate of Poplar Bluff High School. She received a bachelor of science degree from Arkansas State University in 2001, and a master of arts degree from Southeast Missouri State University in 2003. She is a speech pathologist with Poplar Bluff School District in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

The groom is a 1996 graduate of Oran High School. He is a self-employed farmer.

After a wedding trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn., the couple resides in Advance, Mo.