SIKESTON -- Ashley M. Farnham and Ryan M. Merideth were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony July 7, 2007, on the beach at Beaches Sandy Bay in Negril, Jamaica.
Parents of the couple are Glen and Patti Alexander, Charlie and Nancy Driskill and Mike and Libby Merideth, all of Sikeston.
Lindsey Childers of Austin, Texas, cousin of the bride, was maid of honor. Best man was Ross Merideth of Sikeston, brother of the bridegroom.
Wyatt Merideth, son of the bridegroom, escorted the bride onto the beach. A reception followed on the beach.
On July 21 a reception for family and friends was held at the SEMO Shriners Barn in Sikeston.
The new Mrs. Merideth graduated in March from Trendsetters in Cape Girardeau She is employed at The Cutting Edge in Sikeston. Merideth received a Bachelor of Science from Southeast Missouri State University in May 2005. He is employed as a life insurance specialist at Schumacher Financial Services in Sikeston.
The couple are making their home in Sikeston.