Sunday, March 12, 2006

TAMMS, Ill. -- Rhonda Elizabeth Birk and Michael Alan Underwood were married Feb. 18, 2006, on the beach in Negril, Jamaica. The Rev. Cephas Stern performed the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Larry and Gretchen Birk of Tamms. The groom is the son of Larry and Carolyn Underwood of Kansas City, Mo.

A reception was held March 4 in Liberty, Mo.

Mrs. Underwood is a graduate of Rock Bridge High School and Stephens College in Columbia, Mo., and received a master's degree in technology from Central Missouri State University at Warrensburg. She is an elementary teacher in Excelsior Springs, Mo.

The groom is a graduate of North Kansas City High School and Park University in Kansas City. He is a sales manager with a garage door manufacturer.

The couple resides in Liberty.