Montgomery Shearer wedding
Bourbon Church Scene Of Montgomery-Shearer Montgomery-Shearer Montgomery-Shearer Wedding The marriage of Miss Norma Shearer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Shearer of R.R. 1, Bremen, and Gary Montgomery, son of Mrs. Helen Madden of South Bend and Lewis Montgomery of Fort Wayne, was solemnized Saturday evening, November 19, at 7:30 o'clock in the First Methodist church at Bourbon. Rev. Edward Alley read the double ring marriage marriage ceremony before the altar which was decorated with bouquets bouquets of white chrysanthemums and palms. The church pews were marked with white satin bows. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a gown of white bridal satin appliqued with Chantilly lace. The fitted bodice was fashioned with a sweetheart neckline and long tapered sleeves and the full length veil of silk illusion fell from a pearl tiara and she carried a colonial bouquet of white baby mums centered with a white orchid. Miss Diane Lytle of . Bourbon, maid of honor, and Mrs. Idella Christaman of Osceola, sister of the bride, and Mrs. Lee Thomas of Bremen, bridesmaids, wore identical gowns of red satin with fitted bodices styled with square necklines that formed a V in the back. Matching cummerbunds, tied at the back with large bows, accented the full ballerina length skirts. They wore matching bandeaux and carried colonial bouquets of white mums. Bob McCorkle of Tippecanoe; brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law of the bridegroom, served as best man and the ushers were Paul Horn of Argos and Jack Montgomery of Bourbon, uncle of the bridegroom. A reception for 125 guests was held following the ceremony. As sisting at the reception were Mrs Shirley Guske of Lakeville, Janet Rhodes of Bourbon, and Mrs M. J. Lemler of Bremen. The bride is a teacher in the Lapaz public schools and Mr. Montgomery is employed at Bour bon. He served two years in the United States 'Army. They are making their home at 114 E. Jackson Street, Plymouth.