Shannon Garr and Anthony Gardiner announce their engagement and wedding plans for July 4, 2008 at Tail Skid Meadows.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of William and Nancy Garr of Ferndale. Shannon grew up in Ferndale and graduated from Washington State University. She is currently employed through the Seattle School District and teaches at Leschi Elementary.
The groom-to-be is the son Allen and Barbara Gardiner of Ferndale. Anthony grew up in Ferndale and graduated from the University of Washington. He is currently a student in the University of Washington School of Dentistry and plans to graduate in June 2011.
Their relationship began as high school sweet-hearts. Over the years their love has blossomed and highlights their engagement on Christmas Eve 2007.