Becky Pratt of Gainesville announces the engagement of her daughter Nicole Elizabeth Pratt to Daniel Anthony Bowers, son of Randy and Suzie Bowers of Sugar Hill. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Michael Pratt.
Sharon Susanna Hoffmann and Richard Hunter Oates Jr. were united in marriage at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 10, 2009, at Crescent Beach Club in Bayville, N.Y. The bride is the daughter of Charles and Susan S. Hoffmann of East Norwich, N.Y. The groom is the son of Richard Sr. and Kathy K. Oates of Gainesville.
Doug and Christi Blackwell of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Bethany Leigh Blackwell to David Brian Lind, son of Laura and Dale Weekley of Anchorage, Alaska, and Bruce Lind of Flowery Branch.
Karen Elaine White and Gregory Alton Brewer were united in marriage at noon Nov. 27, 2009, at Oakey Mountain Baptist Church in Clarkesville. The bride is the daughter of the late Ralph and Ethelene White. The groom is the son of Bobby and Mary Helen Brewer of Gainesville.
Roland Hitchcock and Kathryn Miller Stroberg of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Elizabeth Myres Stroberg to Tamas Zsoka, son of Zsoka Endre and Zsoka Endréné of Felsózsolca, Hungary.