Posted: Jun. 28, 2014 6:03 pm Updated: Aug. 9, 2014 8:15 pm

Miss Brenda Lea Jones and Daniel William Shires, both of 946 County Road 305, Taylor, Mo., were married at 5:30 p.m. June 7 at their home.

The bride is a daughter of Sandra Parrick of Overland Park, Kan., and the late Roger Parrick. The bridegroom is a son of Milton and Nellie Shires of Canton, Mo.

The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Shaun Parrick, during the ceremony conducted by her son, Cory Walton. Music was provided by Pete Stapp.

The bride was attended by her daughter, Shannon Whitehead. Bridesmaids were Ariel Jones Vaupel, daughter of the bride, and Rylie Whitehead, granddaughter of the bride.

Best man was Timmy Shires, brother of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were Nathan Lair, nephew of the bridegroom, and Dillan Whitehead, grandson of the bride.

Ushers were Adam Thurman, Jerren Parrick and Josh Vaupel.

Flower girl was Emma Walton, granddaughter of the bride, and ring bearer was Owen Lair, nephew of the bridegroom.

The bridal couple hosted a rehearsal dinner June 6 at their home. A reception was held from 7 p.m. to midnight at the LaGrange Lions Hall.

The newlyweds honeymooned in Branson, Mo., and are at home in Taylor.

The bride is employed by the Sycamore HealthCare Centre in Quincy.

The bridegroom is employed by Charter Communications in Hannibal, Mo.

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