Weddings

Kitchell -- Grainger

Posted: Mar. 15, 2020 12:01 am Updated: Mar. 16, 2020 7:30 am

Miss Cheyenne Grainger and Mr. Derek Kitchell, both of Mount Sterling, Ill., were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m., Oct. 19, 2019, at Timewell Baptist Church, Timewell, Ill.

The bride is a daughter of Cody Grainger of Carthage, Ill., and Becky Reynolds of Shelbyville, Ill. Cheyenne is a 2019 graduate of Southern Illinois University, earning a bachelor's degree in radiation therapy. She is employed as a radiation therapist at QMG.

The groom is a son of Ralph and Tammy Kitchell of Mount Sterling, Ill. Derek is a 2016 graduate of WIU with a bachelor's degree in ag business. He is a rural carrier for USPS.

The bride was given in marriage by her father at the ceremony conducted by Dale Gadberry.

Matron of honor was Nicole Taylor. Bridesmaids were Kia Moorman, Jenna Yingling, Brianna Grotts, Harlee Rowland, Emily Kitchell, Amanda Perrigo and Shelby DeJaynes.

Best man was Jacob Carr. Groomsmen were Byson Jibben, Josh Jennings, Taylor Brant, Alec Boylen, Justin Volk and David Kozak. Ushers were Chase Grainger, Clayton Grainger and Carter Anderson.

Flower girl was Raveigha Rowland. Ringbearer was Hunter Heinecke.

The parents of the groom hosted a rehearsal dinner at Rolling Greens Golf Course, Mount Sterling, Ill.

A reception was held at Ambiance, Quincy, Ill.

After a honeymoon in Green Bay, Wis., the newlyweds are at home in Mount Sterling, Ill.