BENTON -- Shannon Peters and Landon LeGrand were married Aug. 2, 2003, at St. Denis Catholic Church. The Rev. Normand Varone performed the ceremony and lector was Stacy Forck.
Parents of the couple are Jerry and Patricia Peters and James and Brenda LeGrand, all of Benton.
Music for the ceremony was provided by organist Dawn Dowd of Fenton and vocalists J.R. Bollinger of Nashville, Tenn., Tina Higdon of New Hamburg and Kari Lape of Chaffee.
Suzanne Urhahn of Benton attended the bride as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Jeannette LeGrand of Benton, sister of the bridegroom, Melinda Gilpin of Benton, Amy Reinagel of Kelso and Tanya Enderle of Benton. Flower girl was Ragan Schlosser, daughter of Brad and Amy Schlosser of Benton.
Aaron Burger of Scott City, cousin of the bridegroom, was best man. Groomsmen were Bryan Burger, Chad Seiler, Matt LeGrand, cousin of the bridegroom and Jeremy Wade, all of Benton. Ringbearer was Cole Crumley, son of Junior and Cindy Crumley of Benton.
Ushers were Jerret Nicoson, nephew of the bride and Brian Gilpin and Eric Seiler, all of Benton.
Candlelighters were Raven Peters and Heather Nicoson, nieces of the bride.
Stacy Forck attended the guest book ad program attendants were Ashlyn Reinagel of Kelso and Madison Enderle of Benton.
Following the ceremony, the reception was held at St. Denis Parish Center, where guests were served by Carla Essner and Tana Nicoson.
Mrs. LeGrand received a bachelor's degree in marketing from Southeast Missouri State University in 1999. She is employed at Montgomery First National Bank.
The bridegroom received a bachelor's degree in agribusiness from Southeast University in 1999 and is employed at LeGrand Farm Co.
The new Mr. and Mrs. Landon LeGrand reside in Benton.