Amy Gayle Truitt and Stephen Adam Bates were united in marriage Sept. 6. The Honorable Judge Harold E. Crawford officiated the ceremony at the home of Cleffie Bates on the Bates Family Farm near Myron. Cleffie Bates is the groom's great-grandmother.
The bride is the daughter of Russell and Brenda Truitt of Hardy.
The groom is the son of Steve and Patsy Bates of Ash Flat.