— Catlin United Methodist Church was the setting for the March 31, 2012, wedding of Courtney Meese and Drew Weaver. Pastor Jan Miller performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Richard and Beth Meese of Catlin. She is a 2003 graduate of Catlin High School and a 2008 graduate of Eastern Illinois University.
The groom is the son of Doug and Jan Weaver of Catlin. He is a 2006 graduate of Catlin High School and a 2011 graduate of EIU. He is a second lieutenant in the United States Army.
Matron of honor was Marcee Taylor. Bridesmaids were Kelli Lyons, Megan Gooch, Jennifer Parish, Alison Meeker, Kristin Bell, Tara Seripinas and Brittany Edward, all friends of the bride. Flower girl was Amya Edward.
Best man was Ian Weaver, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Caleb McCloud, Jaren Horher, Seth Jarvis, Jarod Tinsley, Denton Hird, Kevin Knoll and Caleb Seripinas, all friends of the groom. Ring bearer was Bennett Lane, cousin of the bride. Ushers were Brian Lane, uncle of the bride; Rick Long, uncle of the groom; and Josh Long, cousin of the groom.
The couple resides in Columbus, Ga.