Sunday, March 19, 2006

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Cassadena Lea Eaker and Jeremy Shawn Koenig were married Oct. 22, 2005, at St. James United Church of Christ at Tilsit, Mo. The Rev. Bill McCormick performed the ceremony. Music was provided by Matthew Zschille of Jackson.

Parents of the bride are Paul and Janice Eaker of Marble Hill. The groom is the son of Ron Koenig of Jackson, and the late Mary Koenig.

Matron of honor was Karrie Zschille of Jackson. Bridesmaids were Jessica Eaker of Poplar Bluff, Mo., sister of the bride, and Laurie Koenig of St. Louis, sister of the groom.

The groom chose his father as best man. Groomsmen were Randy Tucker of Marble Hill and Jim Shoemake of Emeryville, Calif. Ushers were Ron Gilmore and Joe Grojean of Jackson.

Flower girl was Katie Strong, daughter of Jack and Jill Strong of Marble Hill and cousin of the bride. Ringbearers were Dawson Southard and Shawn Tucker. Dawson is the son of Josh and Carla Southard of Tilsit. Shawn is the son of Randy and Melissa Tucker of Marble Hill.

Hope Tucker and Callie Meek of Marble Hill attended the guest book.

The reception was held at Dockside The Upper Deck in Cape Girardeau. Servers were Donna and Laci Roberts of Glenallen, Mo.

The groom's father and sister hosted the rehearsal dinner Oct. 21 in the church fellowship hall. Servers were Melissa Tucker of Marble Hill and Sasha Grojean of Jackson.

Mrs. Koenig is a 2001 graduate of Woodland High School, and received a bachelor's degree in communication from Southeast Missouri State University in 2005. She is employed at Rushing Marine Service in Jackson.

The groom is a 1992 graduate of Jackson High School. He is employed by Dutch Enterprises in Jackson.

After a wedding trip to Maui, Hawaii, the couple resides in Jackson.