Sunday, January 2, 2005

Amber McCormick and Matthew Gossage were married April 17, 2004, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Cape Girardeau.

The bride is the daughter of Gary and Cynthia McCormick of Cape Girardeau. The groom is the son of Jay and Cindy Sims of Carterville, Ill.

Maid of honor was Julie Bradshaw of Phoenix, Ariz. Bridesmaid was Sabrina Shultz of Hillsboro, Ill.

David Gossage of St. Louis was his brother's best man. Groomsman was Jeremy Snider of Cape Girardeau. Ushers were Kyle McCormick, brother of the bride, and Damien Janet, cousin of the bride.

Morgan Wahl, cousin of the bride, attended the guest book.

The reception was held at Drury Lodge.

Mrs. Gossage is a 2000 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, and is completing her last year at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry.

The groom is a manager with Best Buy Inc. in Crestwood, Mo.

After a cruise to the Mexican Riviera, the couple is residing in Ballwin, Mo.