Miss Samantha Morgan Purgason and Mr. Landon McKnight Stanfield were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at four thirty in the afternoon on Bridge Street in their beloved hometown of Danville, VA. The ceremony was officiated by Pastor Scott Randlett of Danville, VA.
Samantha is the daughter of Mrs. Judy Chambers Purgason and the late Mr. Roger Allen Purgason Sr. (aka), “Rocket Man.” Samantha attended Westover Christian Academy k5-11th grade, and graduated from George Washing High School in 2010. She obtained her Associates degree of Nursing from Danville Community College, followed by her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing. Samantha has been working as a Registered Nurse at SOVAH health Danville in the intensive care unit for five years.
Landon is the son of Mr. Earl McKnight Stanfield and Mrs. Martha Lewis Stanfield. Landon graduated from Hargrave Military Academy in 2005 and continued his education at The College of William and Mary where he graduated with his Bachelors of Economics in 2010. During these years, Landon had a successful baseball career playing shortstop for William and Mary, along with stints in the Valley League and the NECBL. Currently, Landon works as an agency manager for Virginia Farm Bureau, managing the Stanfield agency located in Danville, Pittsylvania, and Halifax counties. He and his family also manage Stanoake Farms Inc., their 150 head cattle operation located in Callands, VA.
After the ceremony the couple will honeymoon in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The couple then plans to reside in Callands, Virginia on Stanoake Farms.