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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Wednesday, December 2, 1998
Roberts honored with bridal shower
Mr. and Mrs. R. C. "Richard" Roberts of Odessa were honored
with a couples wedding shower recently in the home of Ronald
and Melissa Box, #19 Winding Way, Pecos.
The former Sami Kae Jones and Roberts were united in
marriage at the Church of Christ, 4th and Bois D'Arc streets
by Monty Huffman, the church minister.
Sami is the daughter of Tom and Karen Jones and
granddaughter of Elgin "Punk" and Mary Belle Jones, all of
Mentone. R.C. is the sone of Greta Benson of Kermit.
Upon arrival the honorees were presented with a corsage and
boutonnier of sunflowers accented with gold, burgundy and
natural pods and rusty barbed wires, held with denim
ribbons, which depicted their ranching heritage and
interest, and carried out ghe bride's chosen decor of
sunflowers and denim.
Guests registered in the den of the home. Special guests
were the bride's mother, Karen Jones of Mentone, her
grandparents, Mary Belle and Elgin Jones of Mentone, the
groom's daughter, Keighley Jones of Odessa, the bride's
aunt, Liz Jones of Wink, the bride's uncle and aunt, Skeet
and Barbara Jones of Mentone and other relatives.
The serving table, draped with an ecru colored cloth, was
centered with a tiered candelabra and held an array of
assorted sandwiches, chips and dips, sausage balls, meat
balls, vegetables and dips, dessert squares, homemade candy,
and an assortment of fruit. Coffee, punch and soft drinks
were the beverages of choice.
Lovely gifts, many of which carried out the bride's planned
decor of sunflowers and demin in most of their home and
carribean lights for the bathroom, were displayed on several
tables in the living room of the home.
Mrs. Box was assisted by other hostesses, Melody Huffman,
Tara Workman, Beverly thomas, Bess James, Julia McPherson,
Sharon Coody, Jenella Pointevint, Dot Stafford, Beverly
Hathorn and Margie Williamson, as guests were welcomed and
other duties performed.
Their gift to the honorees was a microwave oven.
The couple are making their home in Odessa where Sami is
employed by Selmans and Associates R.C. is employed by Tom
Jones Ranching Enterprises of Mentone.
Ned Cantwell, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
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