Sharon Brooks and Virgil R. Stevens were united in marriage Aug. 2, 2003, at the home of the bride's mother. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Barrlett of Sitka, and Mr. and Mr. Westley Brooks of Batesville.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Stevens of Cherokee Village. The groom's father officiated the ceremony.
The couple will start their new life together with two sons -- Zachery Tyler, 3, and Dakota Ryan, 1, -- in the United States Air Force.