Buchanan, Smith vows exchanged

Oct. 23, 2012 @ 04:18 PM


Brittany Danielle Buchanan and Randy Christopher Smith were married August 4, 2012 at the Four Season's Farm in Forest City with the Rev. Bruce Duncan officiating. Rocky Guarriello provided the music for the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Chris and Lisa Buchanan of Forest City, and the groom's parents are Randy Smith of Rutherfordton and Leslie Bridges of Mooresboro.
The bride's parents gave her in marriage as she wore a Maggie Sottero A-line dress. The dress had a sweetheart neckline, empire waist, and a chapel train with floral embellishments on the waist. She carried a sunflower bouquet.
Brandi Buchanan, sister of the bride was the Maid of Honor, and Krista Stephenson, cousin of the bride was the Matron of Honor. They both wore yellow strapless, knee length dresses with a bouquet of sunflowers.
Jessica Ramsey and Elaina Eplee, cousins of the bride, Ashley McGee and Summer Putnam, sister-in-law of bride/groom, and Jennifer Bronson, friend of the bride were bridesmaids. They all wore brown, knee length dresses with a bouquet of sunflowers.
The grooms father, Randy Smith was the best man. Groomsmen's were Kyle Wilkins, cousin of the groom, Nick and Kyle Buchanan, brothers of the bride, Ryan and Michael McGee and Brandon Smith, brothers of the groom.
Alyssa Bronson, god sister of bride, was the junior bridesmaid. Caleb Smith, son of the groom, was the junior best man.
Kristi Brooks, cousin of the groom attended the bride's register.
After the wedding ceremony, a reception was held at the Four Season's Farm, where it was decorated with mason jars, sunflowers, and wild flowers. The brides family prepared and served food at the reception.
The brides family held a household shower and gift card shower for the couple. Sulphur Springs also held an household shower for the couple. Brandi Buchanan and Krista Stephenson hosted a lingerie shower for the bride, and Randy and Dianne Smith hosted a tool shower for the groom.
The bride is a Radiologic Technologist at Cleveland Urology Partners in Shelby. The groom is a heavy equipment operator.
After a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, TN., the couple is at home in Forest City.
Showers, parties
A household hosted by the bride's family was held at the Sulphur Springs Baptist Church,
The bride's family also hosted a Gift Card shower.
Honor attendants, Brandi Buchanan and Krista Stephenson, hosted a lingerie shower.
Randy and Dianne Smith hosted a tool shower for the groom.