Sunday, April 25, 2004

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melissa Lynette Schemel and Chad Bull were married Dec. 31, 2003, at Blue Fountain Banquet Center in Sereno, Mo. Don Cox of Jackson performed the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Kevin and Sandy Schemel of Perryville. The groom is the son of Mike and Dinky Schafer of St. Mary, Mo., and Danny and Linda Bull of Willis, Texas.

Maid of honor was Rheanna Moll of St. Mary. Bridesmaids were Sara Schemel of Jacksonville, N.C., sister-in-law of the bride, and Dotty O'Leary of Perryville.

The groom chose his father as best man. Groomsmen were Chris Carver of St. Louis, and the groom's stepfather.

The reception was also held at the banquet center.

Mrs. Bull is a 1998 graduate of Perryville High School. She is an E-2 airman apprentice in the U.S. Navy.

The groom is a 1995 graduate of Amarillo High School in Amarillo, Texas. He is employed in security.

The couple is residing in Norfolk, Va.