Tonya Claudine Allen and Jeffery "Scott" Whitaker, both of Destin, Fla., will be married at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 3, 2004, at Chapel by the Lake. A reception will follow at Mount Roberts Tramway.
The bride-elect is the daughter of BJ Vinson and Kevin Kaelberer and Mr. and Mrs. William Allen. She is a graduate of The Florida State University - Interior Design, and she is currently employed as an interior designer for Kaye Holland Roberts Interior Design.
The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Whitaker. He is a graduate of Lively Technical College - Graphic Design, and is an owner/partner of DirecTax.
The late sister of the bride, Rima Allen, will be the honorary maid of honor. Bridesmaids will be Rachel Loy and Patricia Whalen. Zana and Jenna Allen will be flower girls.
Paul Whitaker will be the best man. Groomsmen will be Michael Whitaker and Christopher Whitaker. Ushers will be Stephen Poche. Trevon Allen will be the ring bearer.
The couple will honeymoon in the South Pacific, on the Tahitian and Cooke Islands. They will make their home in Destin, Fla.