Thursday, June 12, 2014

Tevin and Shasta King Wedding

Tevin and Shasta King and
Msgr. Deffenbaugh

Scott AFB 11 JUNE 2014 (ORCNS) - Tevin and Shasta King were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on May 17th. Msgr. Douglas Deffenbaugh v. Aschaffenburg officiated. Both the bride and groom are U.S. Air Force Senior Airmen stationed at Scott Air Force Base. The bride is assigned to the 126th Air Wing Illinois Air National Guard as an Equipment Manager, and the groom is on active duty with the 375th Air Wing in the Re-Enlistments Section.

The ceremony was well-attended by friends and family. The rites of Matrimony were followed by a Tree Watering Ceremony. The bride and groom were accompanied by the bride's two boys in watering the tree as a family. This ceremony is a custom at many African-American weddings.