Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Lili Beth Gresham of Summerville, South Carolina, and Dr. Gregory Mark Hiser of Dallas, Texas, were married on Saturday June 2, 2012 at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Round O, South Carolina.
Dr. John Carignan performed the 2 p.m. ceremony. Music for the ceremony was performed by pianist John Chapman, and vocalist Meredith Dickard, including a guitar and vocal recording by the bride's mother. The reception followed at Bonnie Doone Plantation in Colleton County, South Carolina.
The bride is the daughter of Rudi and Faye Gresham of Round O., and the granddaughter of the late Carey and Lillie M. Craven Breland of Walterboro, South Carolina, the late Marvin and Lizbeth Schramm Gresham of Bremerhaven, Germany, and Denver, Colorado, and the late Dr. Adalbert Max Schwartz of Heidelberg, Germany.
Lili is a graduate of DeLand High School in DeLand, Florida. She earned a bachelor degree in speech communication from Charleston Southern University in Charleston, South Carolina. She earned her master of mass communication from the University of South Carolina in Columbia. She is the director of corporate relations and planned giving at Charleston Southern University and a member of the adjunct faculty.
Lili wore an ivory satin halter gown with a fitted bodice and a fit and flare skirt with crystal beading and lace embroidery cascading from neckline to hemline and a chapel train. She also wore an ivory fingertip length veil trimmed in crystal beading. She carried an elongated cross bouquet of cascading vintage flowers consisting of ivory Vendela roses, ivory and baby green hydrangeas, Charleston palmetto frond roses, Queen Anne's lace, and Peruvian lilies.
The groom is the son of Charles and Mary Hiser of Shreveport, LA. He is the grandson of Ernest Freeman Hiser Jr. of Roseville, California, the late Mavis Lilian Estes Hiser of Lanett, Alabama, the late Edward Everett Gaines of Lynn, Massachusetts, and the late Alice Marie Baadte Gaines of Matlock, Iowa.
Greg is a graduate of Stratford High School in Goose Creek, SC. He earned a bachelor degree from Charleston Southern University and his doctor of medicine degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He will earn a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Texas in Austin this May. He served as a captain in the United States Air Force.
Mrs. Sidney Brant of Charleston was the matron of honor. Bride's attendants were Jeanette Bevers of Fort Worth, Texas, Jennifer Breland of Walterboro, Juliana Johnson of Charleston, and Heidi Treen of Port Orchard, Washington.
The groom's brother, Scott Hiser of Lincoln, Nebraska, was the best man. Groomsmen were Brent Gresham of Charleston, Jeff Gresham of Washington, D.C., Bill Linton of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Harry Trautman Jr. of Charleston.
The couple honeymooned in the Dominican Republic and reside in Summerville.