Bonnie S. Franks and Scott L. Ray, both of Fairfax Missouri, were married at their home in rural Fairfax on July 2, 2016. They were blessed with the presence of family and friends. The bride was given in marriage by her son, Levi E. Smith of Essex, Iowa. H.C. Bennell of Wills Point, Texas, lifelong friend of the groom, performed the ceremony. Harold Ray of Savannah, Missouri, son of the groom, was best man. Allison Sheryl-Lynn Smith of Essex, Iowa, granddaughter of the bride, was maid of honor. The cake was made and served by Jessica Ray, daughter-in-law of the groom. Allison S.L. Smith served the punch. The couple will continue to reside at their home in rural Fairfax.