Tara Michelle Mosby and Gregory Joseph Kennard were married Oct. 18, 2003, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, Mo. The Rev. Oliver Clavin performed the ceremony. Pianist was Brenda Kuhn of Jackson, and soloist was Claudette Hency of Cape Girardeau. Reader was Emily Vambaketes. Giftbearers were Mike and Kathy Coad, godparents of the groom.
The bride is the daughter of Greg and Lisa Mosby of McClure, Ill. The groom is the son of Richard and Christina Kennard of Cape Girardeau.
Maids of honor were Becca Montgomery of Kelso and Tamara Waltz of St. Louis. Bridesmaids were Jill Huber of Cape Girardeau; Emily Vambaketes of St. Louis; Leah Kennard of Cape Girardeau, sister of the groom; and Lyndsey Mosby of McClure, sister-in-law of the bride.
Matthew Kennard of Cape Girardeau was his brother's best man. Groomsmen were Bryan Drury of Springfield, Mo., John Edney of Toledo, Ohio, Shawn Carey and Justin McMullen of Cape Girardeau; and Justin Mosby of McClure, brother of the bride.
Melissa McGuire of Alton, Ill., was guest book and program attendant.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Cape Girardeau Country Club.
The groom's family hosted the rehearsal dinner Oct. 16 at Celebrations.
The bride is a 2002 graduate of Lindenwood University. She is employed by American Cancer Society.
The groom is a 2002 graduate of Ranken College. He is employed at Coad Chevrolet.
The couple is residing in Cape Girardeau.