AKRON - Megan Stone became the bride of 2nd Lt. Alexander E. Barnett on Aug.14 at Nativity of the Lord Jesus Christ Church in Akron.
The bride is the daughter of William and Laura Darby, Akron.
The groom is the son of Robert and Arlene Barnett, Salem.
Megan and Alexander Barnett
The Rev. Father David Halaiko conducted the ceremony.
Serving as maid of honor in a red gown with a white sash was Brittany Snyder, Akron. In matching gowns were bridesmaids Renee Allan, Corie Craddock, Jessica Coppers and Rachel Handy. Maggie Champers, cousin of the bride, served as the flower girl.
Ryan Barnett, Massillon, performed the duties of best man for his brother. Groomsmen were Richard Anderson, 2nd Lt. Charles McConnell, Billy Darby and Danny Darby, both brothers of the bride. Harrison Barnett, nephew of the groom, served as ring bearer.
A reception followed at Robert's Hall, Queen of Heaven Church, Uniontown. The couple entered through a saber arch provided by Kent State University Air Force ROTC Detachment 630.
A rehearsal dinner hosted by the groom's parents was held at the 356th Fighter Group Restaurant in North Canton.
The bride graduated in May from KSU with a bachelor's degree in nursing.
The groom is a 2009 KSU graduate with a bachelor's degree in education. He is presently stationed at Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida where he serves as assistant officer in charge of the 43rd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron.
Following a honeymoon to Jamaica, the couple will reside in Mexico Beach, Fla.