Article taken from The Portsmouth Daily Times, Sunday, December 7, 2003

Jennifer Nicole Thornsberry became the bride of Robert Gene Blackburn II May 24, 2003, at the Church of Christ in Christian Union New Boston, with Rev. Gerald Penix officiating and music provided by Kim and Brooklyn Frazie.

Attending the bride was Beth Weaver as maid of honor with Jacelyn Thornsberry as junior bridesmaid.

Performing the duties of best man was Wade Coriell, with David Thornsberry, Matt Thornsberry and Lee Sanford as Ushers.

Flower girls were Shelby Blackburn and Morgan Thornsberry and ringbearer was Dylan Mason.

A reception immediately followed the ceremony at American Legion Post 23. The bride is a daughter of Jerry and Robin Thornsberry of Portsmouth, a 2000 graduate of Minford High School.

The groom is a son of Robert Gene Blackburn I of Minford and Vicki McGinnis of Portsmouth, a 1996 graduate of Minford High School and member of the National Guard in Portsmouth. Mr. Blackburn is employed by QTT as field technician.

They are residing in Minford.