Published 9:36 pm Friday, August 23, 2019
LaSondra Swain of Americus, daughter of Georgia and Floyd Deriso of DeSoto, and Larry Milledge of Americus, son of Gussie Milledge of Americus and the late Ned Lee Gatson of Leesburg, will be married in a 5 p.m. Sept. 7, 2019, ceremony at Rees Park, Americus.
Pastor Georgia Deriso, the bride’s mother, will officiate.
The color scheme is to incorporate red, chocolate, brown, and ivory. Vocalists Brenda Alford and Kourtney Shelley will be accompanied by pianist Tory Sims.
The bride will be given in marriage by her brothers, Anthony, Eric, and Kelsey, and her father, Floyd Deriso. Her matrons of honor are Jackie King and Keyah Swain. Bridesmaids are Alderica Swain, Destinee Swain, Breaunna Maxwell, Larryssa Vaughn, Jasmine Milhouse, Veronica Arline, and Sally Hartage. The junior bride is D’Anna Milledge.
The groom’s best men will be Jesse Milledge and Stephfon Milledge. The junior groom is Kelsey Deriso Jr. Serving as ushers will be Nathaniel Milledge, Greg Milledge, Joe Johnson, LaNorris Milledge, Larry Milledge Jr., and Lydarius Vaughn.
Azariah Deriso, Alaysia Deriso, and Sahara Maddox, nieces of the bride, will be flowers girls. Caleb Foster, grandson of the bride, and Tahj Mann are ring bearers.
A reception will follow immediately.
The wedding is under the direction of Rachell Jones Kitchens, assisted by Katrina Fuller.