Weddings & Engagements
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Jacob Michael Blackstock and Angel Nicole Lane were united in holy matrimony on May 22, 2014, during a private ceremony in Jasper.

The bride is the daughter of Johnny Mac Lane of Brookwood and Deborah Lane of Carbon Hill. She is the granddaughter of Floyd and Fay Guthrie of Carbon Hill and Louise Lawrence and the late Howard Lawrence of Carbon Hill.

The groom is the son of Mike Blackstock and the late Sherry Blackstock of Dora. He is the grandson of Janice Bennett and the late Julius L. Bennett of Dora and the late Jack and Faye Blackstock of Robinwood.

The couple now resides in Dora.



Frank Sr. and Gina DeRosa of Southbury, Connecticut, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashlee DeRosa, to Derrick Traverzo, the son of Mark and Sharon Gossett of Jasper.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Frank Sr. and Edith DeRosa of Glastonbury, Connecticut, and Daniel and Marie Reidy of East Hartford, Connecticut.

She is a graduate of Villanova University and is employed by Goldman Sachs.

The prospective groom is the grandson of John Gossett and the late Levada Gossett of Columbus, Mississippi, and the late Frankie and Ulmer McBride of Gilbertown, Alabama.

He is a graduate of the University of Alabama and is employed by Prudential Financial Inc.

The couple’s wedding will take place Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Southbury, Connecticut.