September 12, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Benjamin Cone of LaGrange and Mr. Michael Dan Johnston of Atlanta are pleased to announce the celebration of marriage uniting their daughter, Mary Frances Johnston, to Christian Eric Bushey, son of Ms. Lois Marie Bushey of LaGrange.
The wedding is set to take place Saturday at Del’avant in LaGrange.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ms. Marianne Rota Adamson, the late Mr. Styles Carey Adamson, the late Ms. Frances Blackwell and the late Mr. Glenn Posey Johnston.
She is a 2002 graduate of LaGrange High School and a 2006 graduate of Georgia Southern University, where she received a bachelor of science degree in nursing and was a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She is employed at Children’s Health Care of Atlanta at Egleston as an assistant nurse manager.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Denise Bushey, the late Mr. Alfred Bushey, the late Mr. Howard Lake and the late Ms. Eunice Lake. He is a 1995 graduate of Troup High School, attended Georgia Perimeter College and is employed by Securus Select as an insurance agent.
A series of parties in honor of the couple began with an engagement party on April 20 at Bellevue. The party was hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Jay Butts, Mr. and Mrs. Don Davis, Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Hutchinson, Mr. and Mrs. Greg Morris, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Vaughn, Mr. and Mrs. Larry West and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Wright.
A miscellaneous shower was hosted by Mrs. Catherine Hobbs, Mrs. Cindy Hull, Mrs. Sonji Williamson, Mrs. Gail Woodward and Mrs. Ashley Yates at Mr. and Mrs. Nicky Hull’s home on June 30.
The setting for a miscellaneous shower was at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Burns on Aug. 16, with Allison and Jonathan Arrington, Caralyn and Jonathan Burns and Amy and Nicholas Burns as the hosts.
An entertainment shower honoring the bride and groom was at the home of Mr. and Mrs. David Selbie on Aug. 17. The hosts for this shower were Kami and Chris Adams, Jen and Carl Close, Amanda and Daniel Close, Nicole and Steve Crane, Laura and Josh Davis, Lacey and Ryan DeLong, Maryanne and Kyle Lovejoy, Jessica and Josh O’Neal and Leah and David Selbie.
Coworkers of the bride – Mrs. Jessica Crawford, Mrs. Sharon Sharp and Mrs. Katie Fowler – hosted a miscellaneous shower and Serenby Farms on Aug. 25.
A surprise wedding shower for the bride was given by the general patient care leadership team on Sept. 5.
The Bridesmaids Brunch will be held at C’sons on Friday. Hosts are the bride’s aunts, Ms. Melissa Adamson, Mrs. Megan Buccheri, Mrs. Trish Clark, Mrs. Beth Thompson and Mrs. Barbara Desalvo.
The bride’s and groom’s parents will hosts a rehearsal dinner at Del’avant on Friday.