The couple got engaged during a summer visit to his family’s home in Crested Butte, Colo. The festivities included an engagement party in Marietta and in Dallas, an Italian dinner and shower at the home of Ben and Sandy Gillam in Brookwood Country Club, a shower at the home of Steven and Kathy Smith in Towneside, a bridesmaid’s shower in Buckhead and a shower at the home of the law partner of the groom’s mother in Dallas.
Ellen Catherine and Bush honeymooned at Jade Mountain in St. Lucia. The newlyweds will make their home in Dallas, where Bush works in commercial real estate for Jackson Cooksey.
Eight members of the Marietta bridge group “Who Dealt” joined about 200 other bridge players at the Cherokee Town and Country Club in Atlanta to help support the Marcus Autism Center.
Enjoying the fundraising game was Wayne Glaser, Shelia Frey, Debbie Randall, Rachel Byrd, Mary Anne Lanier, Carrie Kennedy, Jackie Smith and Terri Horne.
Fashion spotlight of the week: Choose the adjective — stunning, flawless, lovely, divine, elegant, exquisite, gorgeous — Ellen Catherine Cagle on her wedding day — the picture says it all.
Sally Litchfield is a longtime Marietta resident. She formerly practiced law in Marietta and now stays home to raise her two children. Send Sally news at firstname.lastname@example.org. Call Sally at (770) 425-8106.