Sunday, October 19, 2003

Rebecca Sue McRaven and Jacob Robert Welker were married Sept. 7, 2003, at Cape County Park South. The Rev. Raymond Oxford performed the ceremony. Brad Sample of Cape Girardeau provided music.

The bride is the daughter of the late George Hutchison of Cape Girardeau and the late Lucille Loenecke of Jackson. The groom is the son of Evelyn Welker of Cape Girardeau.

Matron of honor was Ginger Sample of Cape Girardeau. Bridesmaids were Hope Yenicek and Charity Rhymer.

Brad Sample and Tom Coker of Cape Girardeau were best man and groomsman, respectively.

Candlelighter was Lacey Myers of Cape Girardeau.

Flower girl was Harley Sample, daughter of Brad and Ginger Sample.

Kristen Jones attended the guest book.

The reception was held at the park immediately following the ceremony. Servers were Shelley Sides and Taryn Berghoff.

Mrs. Welker is employed at Sand's Pancake House.

The groom is retired.

The couple is residing in Cape Girardeau.