Meredith Dawn Detring and Jason Kyle Holt were united in marriage on June 28, 2008, at New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson. Rev. John Rice performed the ceremony. Linda Thompson of Jackson was the organist and Megan Dement of Tulsa, Okla., cousin of the bride, was the violinist.
The bride is the daughter of Dr. Kenneth and Dawn Detring of Jackson. The bridegroom is the son of Steve Holt of Wappapello and Sharon Barlow of Anna, Ill.
Matron of honor was Amanda bonfanti of Wildwood, sister of the bride. Maid of honor was Sarah Detring of Oxford, Miss., sister of the bride.
Jonathan Holt of Advance, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. Brian Holt of Advance, brother of the bridegroom, was groomsman.
Natalie Townsend and Ashton Lee, both of Chaffee, Theresa Gray of Jackson, and Natalie Jones of Cape Girardeau, attended the guest book and programns.
The reception was held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Jackson. Servers were Natalie Townsend, Ashton Lee, Theresa Gray and Natalie Jones.
The bridegroom's mother hosted the rehearsal dinner on June 27 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Jackson with 38 attending.
Mrs. Holt received a bachelor of science in dietetics in December 2007 from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a WIC nutritionist at the Stoddard County Public health Center in Bloomfield.
The bridegroom is employed at Schaefer's Electrical Enclosures in Advance.
After a wedding trip to Las Vegas, the couple resides in Dexter.