Corey and Johnna in the Wild Wild West

True Love found on a Redneck First Date

My name is Johnna Essary and from the time I was a little girl my mother always told me and my brothers that God had the perfect matched partner out there somewhere for us; and that person would be the strengths for our weaknesses & we would be the strenghs for theirs.and we would fit together like a glove. She also said we would date other people and know something was missing, our other half; and that when we met that person we would be complete. I have had my share of bad relationships & thought I would never find true love. Then a friend I worked with fixed me up with a friend of her husband and we went out on our first date June 19, 2009. He picked me up on a 4wheeler. I thought then and there something was definitely different about this one. Itwas kind of cool though; you see I had been raised with 4 brothers so something like this was exciting and impressive to me. Everyone else thought it abit strange and redneck but not me. Well I knew that first night that he was the love of m life and he stated if a girl as pretty as me didn't get offended by getting picked up on a 4wheeler and getting dirty going mudding then she was the one for him. I am a CNA and have worked in the medical field for 8 years and have a passion for working with the elderly patients. I just love them so much, they are like my own grandparents. Corey is attending nursing school to be a LPN. We plan on getting married after he graduates nursing school and we can hardly wait. Whats so funny about that is he went to school to be a mechanic and is a really good mechanic but there were not enough jobs for mechanics so he decided there were always jobs in the medical field so he decided to changed his career so I have a Mechanic Nurse so he can fix almost anything lol. I have never found anyone I have so much in common with and have so much fun with and can talk to about anything and who cares so much about me and I about him. Now I know my mama was right I have found my other half. We are not only best friends we are soul mates put together by God. Thank you God.

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max says ... on Friday, May 28 at 8:35 PM

i vote for them

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Precious says ... on Friday, May 28 at 10:15 AM

I really hope you win. Y'all really deserve it!

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Tony and Jerita says ... on Friday, May 28 at 9:27 AM

Great story. This sounds like our marriage about how God put us together and we have been married 41 years next month. May God Bless You Both!

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Brenda says ... on Friday, May 28 at 7:40 AM

Good luck in everything you both do!

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Janet says ... on Friday, May 28 at 7:10 AM

Best wishes to you both and I hope you win. God bless.

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Wanda says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 10:36 PM

I love this story....so happy you found each other and wishing you lots of happiness

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jc says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 10:18 PM

Congrats. Best wishes, I hope you win. I think you should

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Cheryl H says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:56 PM

Couldnt be any sweeter than these 2 hardworking rednecks!!!!! :):)

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keith j says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:26 PM

you have my vote

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FF says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:21 PM

You have my vote

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Susan says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:07 PM

Congrats to you both hope you win!!

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lisa w says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:04 PM

u got my vote i hope u win love ya

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Jalyn says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:02 PM

I think these two should win!

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Jeremy says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:01 PM

Yeah man!

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Julie S. says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 9:01 PM

Wonderful story! Best wishes to you both!!

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Bella says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:37 PM

My cousin Johnna and Corey are very special people who have been working very hard and we would like to see them have a nice wedding.

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karen says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:28 PM

that is such a sweet story and great pics god bless and hope the best for both of you guys

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Sarah says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:17 PM

This is my cousin and I think they are wonderful people

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Laney says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:16 PM

Y'all are a great couple and I hope you win

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sheila says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:06 PM

thats my son and they r very much in love they love each other and i wish them the best and hope they win

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renia says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:01 PM

aww yall look like yall r a very loving couple hope yall win thats so sweet

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allen says ... on Thursday, May 27 at 8:00 PM

this is a sweet story hope yall win

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Sherry says ... on Monday, May 17 at 7:31 PM

You guys deserve to win this so much. Yall are so much in love

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Barbara says ... on Friday, May 14 at 9:11 PM

Best of luck to such a great couple. Yall deserve the best in life.

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Debra says ... on Friday, May 14 at 9:04 PM

I am so happy for the both of you!! You are both very special people and deserve to have all your dreams come true!!

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DeEtt says ... on Friday, May 14 at 9:02 PM

I am so happy for both of you! Ya'll deserve the best life has to offer. Good Luck!!!!!!!!!!!

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Corina says ... on Wednesday, May 12 at 9:46 PM

Congrats Johnna for finding that special someone!!

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Cheryl Hurt says ... on Wednesday, May 12 at 2:44 AM

Very special couple who deserve the world as they hold each other with such love!

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Kim says ... on Tuesday, May 11 at 9:55 PM

Congrats to Johnna and Corey on sharing such an amazing love for each other! Hope you win cause you got my vote!

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Laurie says ... on Tuesday, May 11 at 9:51 PM

Johnna and Corey are a great couple!! I hope they win this, I know deserve the very best!

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Julie Paschall says ... on Monday, May 10 at 10:30 PM

Yall are so precious. Hope you get what you need

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Amanda Arnold says ... on Monday, May 10 at 10:29 PM

Such a sweet story !! hopin you win !!

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JAUNITA LITTLE says ... on Monday, May 10 at 8:31 PM

THIS IS A VERY SWEET COUPLE WHO I LOVE VERY MUCH AND THIS IS A VERY SWEET AND TRUE STORY PRAYING THEY WILL WIN

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Don says ... on Monday, May 10 at 7:29 PM

Johnna works so hard and Corey is working hard to getting in school getting an education so he can get a good job so they can start out their life the right way and they care so much for each other. They really deserve something like this.

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Regenia says ... on Monday, May 10 at 12:53 AM

That is so Sweet

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Jen ny says ... on Sunday, May 9 at 11:48 AM

is this how I vote!? I vote for them

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