Virginia (Ginny) Lynne Gann of Saltillo, MS, and Caleb Austin Turner of Baldwyn, MS, were united in marriage on November 12, 2016, in a ceremony surrounded by family and friends at Southwind in Shannon, MS. Brother Tim Green of Saltillo performed the ceremony. AJ and Sarah Stewart of Tupelo, MS, serenaded guests before and during the ceremony, and Key Elements of Memphis, TN, provided entertainment for the reception.
The bride is the daughter of Larry Gann of Okolona, MS and Lisa Gann of Tupelo, MS. She is the granddaughter of the late Dr. John and Lynne Harris of Tupelo, MS, formerly Okolona, MS, and the late Rubin and Clyo Gann of Okolona, MS. The groom is the son of Terry and Melinda Turner of Baldwyn, MS. He is the grandson of the late Kelvis and Bonnie Wallis of Baldwyn, MS, and the Honorable Jerry and Ellen Turner of Baldwyn, MS.
Escorted by her father, Larry, the bride wore a formal gown of light gold English net overlaid with ivory alencon lace. The fitted sleeveless bodice featured a slightly scooped neckline with an illusion back accented with covered buttons. The princess cut skirt cascaded into a chapel train. She carried an open style nosegay composited of bronze large mums with stargazer lilies, dark purple callas, and antique hydrangea. Rose hips and textural greens added detail and whimsy.
The Matron of Honor was Kayla Kendrick of Saltillo, MS. Bridesmaids were Jessica Ellis of Tupelo, MS, Eva Rogers of Saltillo, MS, Monica Kight of Saltillo, MS, and Kaley Harris of Gulf Breeze, FL. They wore a burgundy floor-length gowns with an A-line cut made of chiffon with a beautiful lace overlay held together with a jewel button at the top of an open back. They carried open style nosegay of classic autumn flowers in shades of bronze and golds with accents of burgundy and a touch of purple. Flower combinations included roses, mums, antique hydrangea, lilies, and callas. The Flower Girls were Adaleigh Gann of Saltillo, MS, and Ada Rogers of Saltillo, MS.
The Ring Bearer was Miller Kendrick of Saltillo, MS. The father of the groom, Terry Turner of Baldwyn, MS, was best man. Groomsmen were Brett Davis of Guntown, MS, Brent Duncan of Guntown, MS, Josh Chism of Tupelo, MS, and Wesley Anderson of Baldwyn, MS.
The reception followed the ceremony at Southwind, where guests enjoyed barbeque and music played by DJ Mikey of Key Elements.
The couple resides in Saltillo, MS, where the bride works for Saltillo High School and the groom works for Toyota Boshoku.