Heather Renee Leathers and Shane Ray Shepard were married on Saturday, May 20, 2006, in Eureka Springs, Ark.
The outdoor ceremony was performed in a gazebo overlooking the lake. Rev. Steve Shepard, father of the bridegroom, officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Linda and Don Edwards of Bloomfield and Danny and Barbara Leathers of Dexter.
The bridegroom is the son of Sandra Shepard of Scranton, Ohio, and Steve and Elaine Shepard of Jonesboro, Ark.
The couple spent their honeymoon in Eureka Springs and Branson.
The bride is a graduate of Bloomfield High School and the University of North Carolina. She is employed by the Social Security Administration in Cape Girardeau.
The bridegroom graduated in Anna, Ill., and is employed at R.C. Cola.
The couple will reside in Cape Girardeau.