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Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Keith Allen

Kristy LeAnne Long and Matthew Keith Allen were

married March 31, 2012 at Avalon United Methodist

Church in Albany, Georgia. Reverend Tucker Lewis

officiated the 5:00 p.m. ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Gary and Deedie

Long of Albany,

Georgia. The groom is the son of Joe and Bobbie

Allen of Saratoga Springs, New York.

Presented by her father, the bride was attended in

marriage by Courtney Argo as Matron of Honor. Erika

Baumgartel served as a bridesmaid. Molly Allen and

Kate Allen, nieces of the groom, served as junior

bridesmaids. Dan Allen, brother of the groom, served

as best man. Michael Allen (brother of groom), Brian

Allen (brother of groom), and Greg Long (brother of

the bride) served as groomsmen. Lauren Allen,

Shelby Allen, and Erin Allen, all nieces of the groom,

served as flower girls. Wedding music was provided

by Jody Clack and Walter Burgess. The reception

was held at The Parks at Chehaw Educational Center

immediately following the wedding ceremony.

After a honeymoon to Jamaica, the couple resides in

Cartersville, Georgia.