Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Mrs. Billy Joe Emory
Elizabeth Joanne Minson and Billy Joe Emory, both of Charlotte, North Carolina, were united in marriage on May 19, 2012 at Bethel United Methodist Church in Charleston, South Carolina. The Reverend John Warren Jr. officiated.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Gregory Jones, Organist, Dr. William Cook, Jr., Trumpeter and David Allen, Soloist.
A reception was held following the ceremony at Charleston’s Historic Rice Mill.
The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. George Eaves Minson of Summerville, South Carolina. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Whitmore Ruebush of Harrisonburg, Virginia; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Julian Harold Minson of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Elizabeth is a 2003 graduate of Bishop England High School, a 2007 graduate of the University of South Carolina Honor’s College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and a 2008 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Master’s of Accountancy. She is currently employed as a CPA by Ernst & Young, LLP in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The groom is the son of Ms. Sara Lynne Emory and Mr. Barry Lewis Phillips of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Louis Emory of Wappingers Falls, New York. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Lee Hinson of Edgewater, Florida and the late Mr. Percy Ray Phillips of Milledgeville, Georgia; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Billy Joe Emory of Creedmoor, North Carolina.
Billy is a 2001 graduate of New Century Charter High School, a 2007 graduate of the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and a 2008 graduate of Wake Forest University with a Master’s of Accountancy. He is currently employed as a CPA by PricewaterhouseCoopers in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Katherine Ashley Minson, sister of the bride, served as the maid of honor. The bridesmaids were Katherine Leigh Bryan, Courtney Erin Fletcher, Christine Eleanor Gibson, Jessica Lee Gorski and Meredith Lee Hamrick.
Best man was Jason Cole Crawford. Groomsmen were Jason Bickett Colclough, Bradford Barry Johnson, Alan Swain Phillips, Ryan Anthony Portal and Robert Lowell Whited.
The rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom’s mother on Friday, May 18 at the Hobcaw Yacht Club in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina.
The couple honeymooned in Antigua, West Indies and will make their home in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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