Alma Groover Wed to Captain

In a double ring ceremony at the Oxford Methodist Church February 16, Alma L. Groover, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Groover of Ortonville, became the bride of Capt. Russell O. Gage, son of Mr. and Mrs. Guy E. Gage of Oakland, California.

Rev. George Woomer, pastor of the church, performed the ceremony.

Mrs. Gage, given in marriage by her father, wore a teal blue gabardine suit with brown accessories. Her corsage was pink asaleas [sic] and roses. Mrs. Don Francis, the bride’s sister and only attendant, wore a grey ensemble with a corsage of pink roses.

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Perry Groover Wed in Virginia

Miss Gladys Lucille Patch, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton W. Patch of Glen Allen, Virginia, and Samuel Perry Groover, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Groover of Ortonville were married Saturday, Oct. 19. The marriage took place in the Hunton Baptist Church, Glen Allen, Virginia at 4 o’clock in the afternoon with Rev. Edwin C. Thornton Jr., pastor of the church officiating.

The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Myron A. Patch. The bride’s only attendant was her sister, Grace Patch. The best man was Lester B. Younker of Oxford. The bride’s brother, Wilson Patch and her cousin, Carlton Brooks were the ushers.

The bride wore a brown gabardine suit with matching accessories. Her only ornament was a necklace of pearls, a gift of the groom. Her shoulder corsage was of Talisman roses.

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