SIKESTON -- Christy Lynne Mays and Timmy Wayne Stone were united in marriage during a Sept. 9, 2006, ceremony at Todd's Gardens in Sikeston. The Rev. Darrin Hensley officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Bill and Shela Mays of Sikeston and the bridegroom is the son of Gary and Shirl Stone of Kennett.
The bride was escorted down the aisle by her parents and given in marriage by her father.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the couple's new home in Sikeston. Floral arrangements were provided by Aimee Sloan. Billie Woods, sister of the bride, served as wedding coordinator. Bethany Jenkins and Ellen Jenkins assisted with decorations. Photography was provided by Jona Wade, friend of the bride and Janina Stone, sister-in-law of the bridegroom.
Barbecue at the reception was prepared by Brian and Angie Livingston, friends of the couple. Food for the buffet was prepared by several friends and family members. The wedding cake, which was made by family friend, Yvonne Williamson, was four tiers with a monogrammed cake topper and a cascade of flowers. Music was provided by Steve Hadder's sound system.
The new Mr. and Mrs. Stone took a wedding trip to Jamaica and Tunica, Miss.