Watson – Close United
The bride is the daughter of David and Brenda Close of Berkeley Springs, W.Va. The groom is the son of Mark and Wilma Watson of Warfordsburg.
The bride wore a strapless Maggie Sottero Chantilly lace gown with beaded embellishments. She carried a bouquet of purple ranunculus, lavender and cream roses, accented with green berries.
Matron of honor was Katrina Rockwell, friend of the bride. Bridal attendants were Nikkia Corbett, sister of the groom; and Jessica Detrick and Allison Maconaughey, friends of the bride. Flowergirl was Kambriah Watson, daughter of the bride and groom.
Best man was Jeff Ramsay, friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Curtis Spade, friend of the groom; Colin Watson, brother of the groom; and Kevin Close, brother of the bride.
The reception was held at Cacapon Resort State Park Lodge.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Berkeley Springs High School and a 2011 graduate of Mountain State University with a degree in diagnostic medical sonography.
The groom is a 2000 graduate of Southern Fulton High School and a 2004 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in finance. He is employed as a commercial relationship manager at Susquehanna Bank, Hagerstown.
The couple honeymooned in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The couple reside in Warfordsburg.