Jason Alan Wheeler of Hardin and Amy Michelle Scott were united in marriage June 27, Father Gerald Bunse officiated the ceremony at The Church of Our Savior in Jacksonville, IL.
The groom is the so of Rick and Patty Wheeler of Hardin. His grandparents are Jacqueline Cantrell of Centrailia , Frieda Wheeler of Hardin and the late Neil Cantrell and Frank Wheeler.
The bride is the daughter of Steven and Cheryl Scott of Jacksonville, IL. Her grandparents are Dorothy Scott of Jacksonville, Verna Deane Hayer of St. Peters, MO., and the late Harvey Scott and Charles Hayes.
Brian Wheeler of Hardin, Brother of the groom, was the best man. The groomsmen were Joe Hutchinson of Jacksonville, IL., Jason Scott of Racine, WIS., Jeff O’Neal of Olathe, KAN., and Scott Fifer of Hardin.
Rachel Turner of Jacksonville, cousin of the bride, was the maid of honor. The other bridal attendants were Royn Kruzan of Jacksonville, Jessie Tate of Waverly, Stephanie Meats off Chicago and Sara Miles of Jacksonville.
Ushers were A.J. Girondo of Troy, MO., Jake Smith of St. Louis, MO., Jared Mewmaw of Kansas City, MO., and Aaron Bucher of Peoria, IL.
The candle lighters were Hayden and Hannah Nelson, cousins of the bride. The flower girl was Emily Kruzan, and the Ring Bearer was Ryan Hutchinson.
Susan Nelson, Aunt of the bride, and Gary Cantrell, Uncle of the groom, read passages during the ceremony.
The reception was held in the south ballroom of Hamiltion’s 110 North East. Casey’s DJ service provided the music. The cake was furnished by all occasion cakes. The flowers were provided by all occasion Flower and Gifts.
All photography was done by Bill Brockschmidt.
The Groom graduated form the University of Missouri-Rolla in 2000 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering. He is a civil engineer with Hutchinson Engineering INC.
The Bride graduated from Illinois College in 2001 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She teaches second grade at Our Savior School.
The couple honeymooned in Napa Valley, CALIF., and reside near Jacksonville, IL.