Christina and Bret Abney
Christina Ruggles and Bret Abney were united in marriage Jan. 17, 2004, in Kansas City, Mo. Parents of the couple are Bob Ruggles of Mesa, Ariz., John and Sheryl Havens of McCook and Ogie and Arminta Abney of Kansas City. Coryelle Abney, daughter of the bridegroom and the late Lisa Peter, and Mercedes Abney, daughter of the couple, were the honored attendants. The couple is making their home in Kansas City where the bridegroom is a forklift operator and the bride is a teacher.