Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Marie Elizabeth Vaughan and James Watkins Berry III (Tripp), both of Summerville, were united in marriage on June 28.
The service, officiated by the Reverend Michael R. Lumpkin, was held at 5:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s in Summerville. A reception followed at the Summerville Country Club.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gregg Scoggins Vaughan, Jr. of Summerville. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Fred Teaster and Mr. and Mrs. Gregg Scoggins Vaughan, Sr., all of Summerville.
Marie graduated in 2011 from Clemson University with a B.S. in packaging science. She works for BMW Manufacturing Corporation in Spartanburg, S.C.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Watkins Berry, Jr. of Summerville. He is the grandson of Mrs. James Watkins Berry, Sr. and the late Mr. Berry of Summerville, and the Reverend Margaret Hughes Smart and the late Mr. Smart of Pahokee, Fla. He is a 2011 graduate of Clemson University with a B.S. in biosystems engineering, and he also earned a Master’s degree in biosystems engineering from Clemson in 2012. Tripp is employed by Davis and Floyd Engineering in Greenville, S.C.
Miss Rachel Ellen Doucet was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Whitney Gray Ayers, Miss Samantha Lynn Bauer, Miss Cathryn Denison Berry, Mrs. Nicole Allen Gilliam, Mrs. Rebecca Moore Janney, Miss Anna Victoria Lawson and Mrs. Virginia Offerle Vanvick. The flower girl was Miss Colleen Michaela DiMaio.
Mr. James Watkins Berry Jr. stood as his son’s best man. Groomsmen included Mr. Kyle Lea Janney, Mr. Jonathan Drew Mahaffey, Mr. Wilson Merrit Merriman, Mr. Matthew Richard Moore, Mr. Stephen Robert Ratliffe Jr., Mr. Greig Lewis Vaughan and Mr. William Harleston Pinkney Towles. Master Banks Ranson Owen Cordray, and Master Trenham Lee Cordray served as ring bearers. The couple will honeymoon in Coco Bay, Antigua and reside in Greenville.