Rodney Tamura Gaines and Sara Denise Jones, both of Lodi, were married in August 2010.
Gaines graduated from Tokay High School in 2002 and is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp. He is currently attending California State University, Sacramento, where he will graduate in June with a degree in kinesiology. He is employed by Lodi Physical Therapy. He is the son of Rod and Jaynie Tamura Gaines, of Lodi.