Mr. and Mrs. Mohammad Omar
Lauren-Ashleigh Hall and James David Dice
Misty D. Jones and Robert F. Morris
Mr. and Mrs. Bobby R. Davis
Duncan, 31, is with the 5th Special Forces Group, Airborne from Fort Campbell, Ky.
Duncan was awarded the Bronze Star for his work as a company supply sergeant. Duncan, while serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom from January to July 2009, handled the supply and support logistics of two bases and nine detachments, which involved the accountability of material and equipment for these units.
Duncan is a 1997 graduate from Williston-Elko High School and has been in the Army for 14 years.
Dillan Black celebrated his fifth birthday on Feb. 28, 2010. He is the son of Marc and Angela Black of Barnwell.
Grandparents are W. C. and Sue Black and Robby and Bonnie Ray, all of Barnwell.
Reed and Jennifer Rudder Jr. of Stevenson, Ala. Are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Elena Jasmine Lynn Rudder on Feb. 1, 2010 at Highland Hospital in Scottsboro, Ala.
Grandparents are Clyde and Jackie Moody of Stevenson, Ala. and Reed Rudder Sr. and the late Linda Davis of Stevenson, Ala.
Great-grandparents are Mary E. Still and the late Theodore Still of Blackville and Faye Rudder of Stevenson, Ala.
Tabitha Ashleigh Black and Matthew Alvis Bottoms
Abby Deering celebrated her first birthday on Jan. 13, 2010.
She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs.Andy (Carla) Deering of Williston, SC.
She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. David (Debra) Deering of Williston, Ms.Jacquie Hicks of Montmorenci, SC and Mr. and Mrs. Lynn (Carol) Hicks of North Augusta, SC.
She celebrated with a big party at her church and had three great grandmothers there.
Ashlee Grace McClary
Ashlee Grace McClary celebrated her fifth birthday on Feb. 4, 2010. She is the daughter of Eran and Sharon McClary of Hilda. Ashlee has one brother, Hunter and one sister, Emily.
Grandparents are Wayne and Gayle Elkins of Hilda and Johnny and Judy McClary of Hilda.
Great-grandparents are Peggy McClary of Fairfax and the late Thomas McClary of Fairfax, the late Mr. and Mrs. Rhoedell Black of Hilda, the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Towne of Hilda and the late Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Elkins of Barnwell.
Finley Caroline Morris
Finley Caroline Morris celebrated her first birthday on Jan. 20, 2010.She is the daughter of Brad and Sadie Morris of St. Marys, Ga.
Grandparents are Jerry and Marie Morris of Barnwell, Susan Harrelson of Juliette, Ga. and Greg Fennell of Franklin, Ga.
Great-grandparents are Everett and Frances Witt and the late Harris and Portia Morris, all of Barnwell, Mary Treiver and the late Ernie Treiver of Macon, Ga. and Barbara Ussery and the late Robert Fennell of Dublin, Ga.
Zy’Kara Jazzmine Baxley celebrated her second birthday on Feb. 8, 2010. She is the daughter of Roddrick and Lether Baxley of Barnwell.
Grandparents are Creola Baxley and the late Albert Baxley Sr. of Williston and Cary Wright and Vera Wright of Bamberg.
Godparents are Patty Gill and Eric Johnson of Barnwell
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Lockard of Denmark, SC are pleased to announce the forth coming marriage of Jodi N. Shipp to their son, Troy L. Lockard on April, 17 2010 at Hagood Avenue Baptist Church at 2 PM. Friends and family are invited to attend.
Jodi is the daughter of the late Rex M. Shipp and the late Janet R. Shipp of Barnwell, SC. Both Troy and Jodi are members of Hagood Avenue Baptist Church and plan on residing in Barnwell.
Jana E.Thomas and Yevgeniy (Genya) L.Mazor
Cynthia Denise Hutson and Thomas Allen Poterfield Jr.
DJ Platts celebrated his fifth birthday on Jan. 12, 2010. He is the son of Drew and Missy Platts of Barnwell.
DJ has one sister, Albany Platts.
Grandparents are Leo Platts and Ronnie Grubbs and Pam Grubbs, all of Barnwell.
Great-grandparent is Virginia Hutto of Barnwell.
Suzanne Elizabeth Amaker and James David Molinski
Mr. and Mrs. Horace Amaker of Williston are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Elizabeth Amaker to James David Molinski. He is the son on Mr. and Mrs. John Molinski of Aiken.
The wedding is planned for March 20 in downtown Aiken at Rose Hill Estate.
Shelley Elizabeth Hill and Kenley O’Higgins Young, both of Columbia, were married January 23, 2010, at Virginia Wingard Memorial United Methodist Church. The Reverend John Wesley Culp and the Reverend Frank Julius Griffith Jr. performed the 5 p.m. ceremony. A reception followed at Historic 701 Whaley.
The bride is employed by T.M. Floyd as the Web content manager for the Consortium for Enterprise Systems Management. She graduated from Wofford College and received a master’s in mass communications from the University of Georgia.
Harmony Designer Reed celebrated her first birthday on Jan. 16, 2010. She is the daughter of John and Michelle Reed of Barnwell.
Harmony has one brother, Me’Khi Cornell Reed.
Grandparents are Priscilla Reed of Blackville, John Reed Sr. of Allendale and Earnestine Odom and the late Wesley Odom of Barnwell.
Great-grandparents are Coker and Alfado Hagood of Blackville and Easter Miller of Barnwell.
Godmother is Demetrius Elmore of Blackille.
Yamiya Diamonds Wilson celebrated her sixth birthday on Jan. 22, 2010. She is the daughter of Benjamin Wilson and Yama Washington of Williston.
Grandparents are Eva Mae Wilson of Emporia,Va., Gloria O’Neal of Williston, John W. Dunbar Jr. of New Ellenton and Nester and Sybil Washington of New Ellenton.
Great-grandparents are Jesse and Luereatha O’Neal of Williston and Eartha Dunbar of Williston.