The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


May 8, 2012

Wedding: Davis-Gourgeot

Katherine Marie Davis of Athens and Matthew Brandon Gourgeot of Decatur were married in a 5 p.m. ceremony April 28 at First United Methodist Church of Florence with the Rev. Joy Morgan and Billy Curtis officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael William Davis of Athens. She is the granddaughter of Marilyn B. Tallman of Florence and the late Daniel C. Tallman and Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Davis.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Denis J. Gourgeot of Memphis, Tenn., and Angela Todd of Decatur. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Todd of Decatur and Mr. and Mrs. Denis Gourgeot Sr. of New Orleans.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

Maid of honor was Krystina Bole and matron of honor was Kendra Kelly. Bridal attendants were Maggie Carter, Kacie Castillo, Megan Edens, Cassy Gage, Shelly Haney, Elizabeth Kea and Jenny Lawson.

The flower girls were Ava Castillo and Jada Jewell.

Denis Gourgeot, father of the groom, and Craig Taylor served as best man. Groomsmen were Trip Bower, Zachary Gourgeot, Daniel Meek, Zane Olive, James Porter, B.J. Strobel and Matthew Vaughn.

The ringbearer was Jordan Jewell, cousin of the groom.

Music was provided by organist Linda May and Tiffany Elkins on trumpet.

The guest register was kept by Ashley Craddick and Terri Wright.

A reception followed the ceremony at Turtle Pointe Country Club in Killen.

After a wedding trip to Mexico, the couple returned home to Decatur.

Text Only


Which foreign crisis is the biggest threat to the security of the United States?

None of the above
     View Results
AP Video
13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Twitter Updates
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Business Marquee