GOOD BY SHU-MING AND DOUG
Farewell party: Drs. Shu-Ming Wang and her husband, Dr. Doug Clark, were honored at a farewell party. They are moving to Williston, N.D., where he is medical director of the Mercy Medical Cancer Center and she will be director of a new women's clinic at the same facility.
Hosts: The party was in the home of Sarah and Randy Smith. Co-hostesses were Lori Lovejoy Smith and Cindi Hodges. They cooked a gourmet dinner of salmon and beef tenderloin with garden vegetables and chocolate and coconut cream desserts.
Guests: Cindi and Harry Hodges, Pam and Doug Tewell, Judy and David Ragland, Li Juan and Ron Polvodore were among the partygoers.
Party: 100 guests celebrated with Anne Heatly and Jeff McQueen at a prenuptial event in the home of Sara and Rob Northwood.
Hosts were the Northwoods, Courtney and Carl Holliday, Susan and Steve Porter, Mary and Craig Stanley, Amy and Eddie Edwards, Carolyn and Rick Hansing, Trish and John Goodman, Wendy and Mike Mackey, Paula and Mike Black, Laurie and Charlie Givens and Teresa and David Daugherty.
Theme: An “Evening in Italy” theme was used as the engaged couple plans to honeymoon in Italy. They will be married in September.
Special touch: A tent was set up for the guests and the hostess noted “the tent was filled with friends, flowers and food and fans on frantic speed to beat the heat.”
Seen: Cindy and John Heatley, Debby and Doug McQueen, David Rainbolt, Mollie Bennett, Julianna Samara, Hadley Holliday, Andrew Edwards, Sarah and Paul Malloy, Beth and Ed Wells, Susan and Carl Edwards, Pat Northwood, Mary Geren and Jane Temple.
HONORING GAIL ROTHSCHILD
Occasion: Gale and Lee Bollinger were hosts for a reception at JRB Art at the Elms honoring Gail Rothschild, family friend, artist, sculptor and competitive rock climber from Brooklyn, N.Y.
Menu/flowers: What's Cooking Catering provided an assortment of finger sandwiches, mushroom pates; curry Bombay spread for the party. Flowers on the tables were flowers from the Gallery's cutting garden.
The crowd: Carolyn and Richard Howell, Donna and Len Cason, Carol and Don Kaspereit, Alison and Scott Calhoon, Barbara and George Danhke, Sandy and Stewart Meyers, Darlene and Larry Parman, Penny and John McCaleb, Joy and Jerry Richardson, Diana and Jeff Beeler, Nick Berry, Betsy Hyde, Jackie and Bob Hall, Patty and Roland Tague, Shirley Blaik, Geraldine Raupe and Kaye Adams.