Meridian Star

July 28, 2013

Legner, Young


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Sarah Young of Meridian and Jon Legner of Pontiac, Ill. were married Saturday, April 27, 2013, in the chapel at Bonne Terre in Southaven, with the Rev. Wayne Smith officiating.

    Parents of the couple are Bruce and Laura Young of Meridian and Mark and Jill Legner of Pontiac.

    Grandparents of the bride are Bill and Marie Butler of Gulfport and the late John and Virgie Young of Gulfport.

    Grandparents of the bridegroom are the late Hank and Marjorie Legner and Wayne and the late Joan Ehrhardt, all of Pontiac.

    Music for the ceremony was provided by Virgie Palmer and Wayne Smith.

    Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a floor-length lace dress with capped sleeves. For her headpiece, she wore her sister’s short veil with a cathedral-length veil. Her bridal bouquet included the button cuff from her mother’s wedding dress.

    Matrons of honor were Jessie Campbell and Leanne Hall, both of Meridian.

    Also attending the bride were Stephanie Johnson of Madison, and Libby Legner and Abby Legner, both of Pontiac.

    Cole Legner of Pontiac was best man.

    Groomsmen and ushers were Wesley Johnson of Brandon, Josh Richardson of Ripley, and Philip Uphoff and Sean Forney, both of Flanagan, Ill.

    Program attendants were Jenny Lovell and Kelly Coker.

     A reception was held at Bonne Terre following the reception.

    After a honeymoon in Jamaica, the couple resides in Houston, Texas.