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Abel and Lawson

Rachel Abel and Brent Lawson, both of Eudora, were married Sept. 20, 2008, in Eudora.
The bride is the daughter of Ron and Robin Abel, Eudora. She is a 2004 graduate of Eudora High School. She is a student at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is employed by Milestones Academy.
The groom is the son of Eric and Jean Ann Lawson, Kansas City, Mo. He is a 2004 graduate of Eudora High School and a 2007 graduate of the Kansas City Missouri Fire Training Academy. He is employed by the Kansas City Fire Department.
Maid of honor was Kendal Abel and bridesmaids were Ashley Moran, Jodi Wingebach and Lauren Zupon.
Best man was Jared Chilcoat and groomsmen were Jordan Payne, Tyler Trammell and Jared Zehren.
Ushers were Brandon Lawson, Kyle Lawson and Danny Ragland.
Ring bearer was Carter Blann, cousin of the groom. Flower girl was the couple’s daughter, Makenna Lawson.
The wedding was officiated by the Rev. Amy Gearheart Sage.
The couple honeymooned in Coco Cay and Nassau, Bahamas.
They reside in Kansas City.