McCune – McNeely

10:02 am | July 30, 2012

Megan Leigh McCune and Wilton Hart McNeely were united in marriage during a double-ring ceremony at Lovely Lane Chapel at Epworth by the Sea, Saint Simons Island, Ga., on Saturday, May 26, 2012, at 5 p.m. Rev. Wright Culpepper officiated the exchange of vows.

Mr. and Mrs. Wilton Hart McNeely
(Megan Leigh McCune)

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. McCune Jr. of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. She is the granddaughter of the late Donald McCune Sr. and Gloria McCune, and Mrs. Anna B. Staley of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., and the late William D. Staley.

The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. David E. McNeely Jr. of Elizabethton. He is the grandson of Dolores B. Hart of Elizabethton and the late Richard L. Hart, and David E. McNeely Sr. of Elizabethton and the late Marie B. McNeely.

Nuptial music was provided by Jan Lane Harper, organist.

Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Paloma Blanca A-line gown of white silk taffeta with a sweetheart neckline and a ruched waist accented with taffeta rosettes, with embroidery Alencon lace accenting the bodice. The gown featured a scalloped lace hemline and a sweep train.

Her fingertip veil was of white bridal illusion.

She carried a bouquet of white hydrangeas, white ranunculus and trick green moss balls.

Mrs. Kelly McCune Carroll, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. She wore a knee-length navy blue dress of silk chiffon.

Bridesmaids were Ms. Suzy Agin, friend of the bride, and Ms. Rachel Cheek, friend of the bride and groom. They were attired identically to the honor attendant.

Dr. David E. McNeely III served the groom as best man.

Ushers were Charles E. Pierce III, Weston Peters, David Jeans and Jonathan Nelson.

Following the ceremony a reception was held at A.W. Jones Heritage Center at the historic lighthouse on Saint Simons Island.

The couple are currently residing in Memphis, where they are both employed as attorneys.

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