Arend, Griffin

Arend, Griffin

TIFTON — Amanda Kay Arend and Justin Tee Griffin, both of Tifton, were united in holy matrimony Aug. 11, 2012. The nuptials were held at Smith Lodge in Tifton. The evening began with a cocktail hour followed by a sunset ceremony at 8:30 p.m. Performing the nuptials was the Rev. Michael Curry. The bride and groom added a sand ceremony to the nuptials followed by a surprise song performed by the mother of the groom, Jeena Hester. After an exchange of vows and rings, the couple were united and entertained guests at a reception and dance.
Amanda Arend is the daughter of Lisa and Gary Fischer of Usk, Wash. Justin Griffin is the son of Jeena and Joe Hester of Tifton and Buddy and Missy Griffin of Lenox.
Mr. and Mrs. Griffin now reside in Mauk, Georgia, where they both are employed by Starbux Corp. of Columbus and will continue their education there. Amada is studying Veterinary Science and Justin is studying Emergency Medicine.