Laura Elizabeth Hale and Justin Edward Sistrunk were married on June 27 at McDonough First United Methodist Church in McDonough, GA. The Rev. Daniel Cho officiated the ceremony with Mr. Steve Bass assisting. The bride is the daughter of Chris & Lisa Hale of McDonough, and the granddaughter of Jimmie and the late Jack McBride of Forest Park, Ga.; Linda Colfax and the late Norman Hale of McDonough. She received a Bachelor’s of Agricultural Communications from Auburn University and attended Mercer University where she received an executive MBA. She works in economic development in Jackson, Ga. The groom is the son of Mark & Ellen Sistrunk of Opelika, AL, the grandson of June and the late Edward Sistrunk of Society Hill, AL; the late Prentis Wilson of Columbus, Oh. & the late Lil Webb of Eutaw, AL. Mr. Sistrunk graduated from Opelika High School in 2005 and served in the US Army and majored in business at Southern Union Community College. His is currently pursuing a career in the transportation industry. After a honeymoon in Ochio Rios, Jamaica, the couple resides in Newnan, GA.