Mrs. Larry Briggs.
Courtesy of Lima Recorder.
The marrige of Miss Shirley Cornish, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Cornish of Hemlock, to Mr. Larry Briggs, son of Mr. and Mrs. Burnell Briggs of Livonia, took place Saturday afternoon, Apr. 14, 1962, in the Hemlock Methodist Church.
The Rev. John Roth, pastor, performed the ceremony.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a ballerina lace dress with a shoulder-length veil. She carried a white Bible with a single white orchid.
Miss Edna Hendrickson of Hemlock, friend of the bride, was the maid of honor. Miss Lelanie Ziegler of Conesus Lake and Miss Patricia Simpson of South Livonia were bridesmaids. Their dresses were pink nylon and lace, with the maid-of-honor in blue. They all carried white carnation cascades.
Howard Judd, friend of the groom, was best man. Ushers were Carl Cornish, brother of the bride, and Gerald Abbey, brother-in-law of the groom.
A reception was held at Red Top Inn in East Bloomfield immediately following the ceremony.
The bride and groom are both graduates of Livonia Central School. She is employed at Emerson-Rittenhouse in Honeoye Falls. The groom is a carpenter employed by his uncle, Harold Harvey.
Prenuptial events included a shower given by Miss Edna Hendrickson and Mrs. Jack Nowack, a shower with Mrs. Herbert Cornish as hostess, and one given by Mrs. Gerald Abbey.
Following the wedding trip to Washington, D.C. the couple are not residing at the Agard Trailer Court in Lakeville.