Sunday, August 18, 2002

Hillary Jones and Brandon West were united in marriage June 15, 2002, in Sedalia, Mo. The Rev. Curtis Keith performed the ceremony. Guitarist was Randy Melick of Sedalia, and soloist was Nikki Scott of St. Louis, cousin of the bride.

Parents of the couple are Sam and Jyl Jones of Sedalia and Stan and Terri West of Cape Girardeau.

Maid of honor was Jessica Murnane of Warrensburg, Mo. Bridesmaids were Molly Vanderfeltz of Springfield, Mo., Megan Tunnell and Keenyn Berry of Kansas City, Mo., and Sarah Kraus of Overland Park, Kan.

Lance West of Cape Girardeau served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Jason Bowers and Nathan Weber of Cape Girardeau, John Hardin of Texas, and Harper Jones of Springfield, brother of the bride. Ushers were Byron Pletcher of Cape Girardeau and Aaron Reynolds of Warrensburg.

Flower girls were Adele and Veronica Fritz and ringbearer was Thom Fritz, children of Scott and Dana Fritz of Columbia, Mo., and cousins of the bride.

Guest book attendants were Courtney Rissler, cousin of the bride, and Stephanie Murray.

Following the ceremony, the reception was held at Tiki House.

The groom's parents hosted the rehearsal dinner June 14 at Dickie Doo Bar-B-Que.

Mrs. West received a bachelor of science degree in marketing from Southwest Missouri State University in Springfield in 2001. She is a media assistant at ADsmith Communications in Springfield.

The groom received a bachelor of science degree in general business from Southwest University in 2000. He is an assistant vice president at Guaranty Federal Savings in Springfield.

The couple resides in Springfield.