Couples announcements for March 2009



Higgins and Dedmon

Maria Dedmon and Chris Higgins will be married Sunday, March 15 in Star Valley. The bride is the daughter of John and Barbara Baca of Mesa and Gerald and Melinda Bell of Pine. She is the owner of Scoops Ice Cream in Payson and a 1996 graduate of Mesa High School. The groom elect is the son of Ron and Carol Higgins of Sedona, Ariz. and employed as a marketing consultant with KMOG Radio. A reception at Fireside Espresso in Payson, will follow the ceremony.


Luna and Kizer

Amanda Kizer of Tempe and Paul Luna of Scottsdale are engaged to be married June 20, 2009 in Phoenix. The bride is the daughter of John and Francis Kizer and is employed as a service technician with Luna Global Solutions. The groom elect is the son of Pat and Chandra Luna of Strawberry and is an intern with Praise and Arts.


Pew and McLaws

Dr. Ivan and Denise McLaws of Payson announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa McLaws, to Dallin Pew, the son of W. Ralph and Janene Pew of Mesa. The bride elect is a 2007 graduate of Payson High School, and Dallin is a 2006 graduate of Mountain View High School. The prospective groom recently returned from serving in the Concepcion Chile Mission and will be attending Arizona State University for pre-law studies, while Melissa is attending Mesa Community College and works as a dental assistant. They will be married at the Mesa temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 17.