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Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Malone Fracker (Sarah Ann Oakes)
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Sarah Ann Oakes of Penhook and Jacob Malone Fracker of Rocky Mount were married on Dec. 29 at The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center. The Rev. Michael Gallimore performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Timothy and Patricia Oakes of Penhook. She is the granddaughter of Bernice Oakes of Martinsville and the late Harold Oakes and Alice S. Shorter of Martinsville and the late Billy L. Shorter.
The bridegroom is the son of Roger Fracker of Crewe and Laura Buonocore of Rocky Mount. He is the grandson of Phillip Fracker of Roanoke, Peggy Stone of Charlotte, N.C., Maurice King Sr. of McDonough, Ga., and Judy Hunt of Roanoke.
The bride was escorted by her father. She wore a tulle and organza gown with beaded lace. She carried a bouquet of white peonies with blue jewels.
Lisa G. Moore of Penhook was the matron of honor. She wore a blue satin dress with a side drape and carried a bouquet of white peonies.
Bridesmaids were Amber Shorter of Penhook, Carol Ann Hatfield and Chelsea Poindexter of Union Hall and Lindsay Bowman of Roanoke. Their gowns and bouquets matched those of the matron of honor.
Flower girls were Ashlynn Amos, daughter of Kalen Amos and Amber Shorter, and Katie Lorenz, daughter of John and Ashley Fracker of Roanoke.
John Fracker of Roanoke was his brother’s best man.
Groomsmen were D.J. Buonocore, brother of the bridegroom, and Zach Dalton, both of Rocky Mount; and Travis Grenier of Roanoke.
Maximus Fracker, son of John and Ashley Fracker of Roanoke, was the ring bearer.
A reception was held at Hotel Roanoke.
The bride is a 2011 graduate of Franklin County High School and attends Patrick Henry Community College. She is employed by Franklin Community Bank.
The bridegroom is a 2010 graduate of Franklin County High School. He is in the Marines.
Prior to the wedding, a bridal shower in Penhook was hosted by Susan Shorter, Jeanie Matherly, Ashley Cox and Alice Shorter.