The following couples were granted divorces in Shelby County from May 9-16:

-Mark Lyle Howard of Chelsea and Deanetta Mae Howard of Wilsonville.

-Michael L. Todd of Columbiana and Kelli Michelle Todd of Columbiana.

-Nancy Marie Ray of Jemison and Raymond Earl Ray Sr. of Union Springs.

-Kandace Devon Hall Lee of Wilton and Timothy Michael Lee of Wilton.

-Kennedy Ray Cooper of Alabaster and Jaccolah Yvette Cooper of Alabaster.

-Willie F. Tate of Birmingham and Katrina M. Ward of Vestavia Hills.

-Sheila H. Joiner of Columbiana and Jason R. Joiner of Columbiana.

-Mary C. Brown of Calera and Joseph Butler Sr. of Calera.

-Quinton N. Wright of Birmingham and Rebecca G. Wright of Birmingham.

-Larry Crum of Birmingham and Kenyada Crum of Birmingham.

-Joanna Reach of Calera and Charles Reach of Calera.

-Beckie Bonnell of Hueytown and Paul Bonnell of Peoria, Ariz.

-Brandon Armstrong Wilson of Pelham and Deidre Deyvonne Wilson of Pelham.

-Krystal Jackson of Helena and Denorius Jackson of Hoover.

-Angie V. Phillips of Calera and Keith Phillips of Calera.

-Dana Lynn Taff of Alabaster and Thomas Gray Taff of Montevallo.

-Michelle Bunn of Alabaster and Kevin Bunn of Columbiana.

-Naomi Simmons Linboom of Columbiana and Bryan Anthony Linboom of Clarksville, Tenn.

-Sherry Miranda Amberson of Montevallo and Jerry Wayne Amberson of Fountain, Fla.

-Patricia Diane Caswell of Leeds and James Ian Caswell of Odenville.

-John Matthew Ledford of Pelham and Jessica Lynn Ledford of Jemison