Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Mallory Claire McCoy of Summerville, SC and Richard John White of Rio Rancho, N.M. were married October 12. The couple exchanged Nuptial vows at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. The Most Reverend Robert E. Guglielmone celebrated Mass along with close family friend Reverend Joseph Ingrao and Pastor Reverend Marreddy Alam. A reception followed at Founders Hall at Charles Towne Landing.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents Dr. and Mrs. James J. McCoy and was escorted down the aisle by her father. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marion Francis Bogdan of Buffalo, New York; and Mrs. Helen McCoy and the late Dr. J. Joseph McCoy of Charleston, S.C.
Serving as maid of honor was Miss Breanna Kirk. Bridesmaids were Miss Rosemary A. Morris, Miss Lee Ann E. White, Miss Kati V. Gordon and Miss Megan C. Geckle. The flower girl was the bride’s niece, Miss Annabelle Twomey.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. White. He is the grandson of Mrs. Betty Landen and the late James Landen of Titusville, Florida; and Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. White of Mims, Florida.
Standing as the groom’s best man was Mr. Jamiel Kadri. Groomsmen were Mr. Stephon Murray, Mr. Ed Zur, Mr. Christopher Evans and Mr. Nathan Valle.
The bride is a 2008 graduate of Bishop England High School, attended USC and is currently enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing Program at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College.
The groom is a 2004 graduate of Rio Rancho High School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Central Florida. He serves in the United States Coast Guard and is a graduate student at The Citadel.
The Whites will honeymoon in San Diego and Napa Valley, California. They will make their home in North Charleston, S.C.