Patrick, Pilkington are wed
Julie Breanne Patrick of Shelbyville and Jason Travis Pilkington of Shelbyville were married in an evening ceremoney Sept. 2 at Sacred Stone in Fayetteville.
Willie Brown of The Loft Church, assisted by Kevin DuMont of Hendersonville, conducted the double-ring ceremony before a large company of guests.
The bride is the daughter of Brent and Nancy Patrick of Shelbyville and the granddaughter of the late Wayne and Dolan Smith of Fayetteville; Buford and Debbie Patrick of Petersburg; Cary and Janice Bills of Lewisburg. She was escorted by her father. She wore a Da Vinci Off-the-shoulder lace gown with a train and with covered button detail down the back. Sparkles accentuated the lace details.
The bridal bouquet was designed by the bride's grandmother, Janice Bills. It included sunflowers, baby roses, scabiosas, and an array of greenery. The class rings of the bride's late grandparents, Wayne and Dolan Smith, were incorporated into the bouquet.
Chelsea Sells of Fayetteville, cousin of the bride, and Brittany Johnson of Gallatin, best friend of the bride, served as matrons of honor. Molly Smith of Fayetteviile, cousin of the bride, was a bridesmaid. Junior bridesmaids were KayLee Sells of Fayetteville, cousin of the bride; and Chloie Anderson of Shelbyville, niece of the groom. Madison Sells, cousin of the bride and daughter of Nicky and Chelsea Sells of Fayetteville, was flower girl.
Matt Patrick of Shelbyville, brother of the bride, served as man of honor.
The groom is the son of Johnny and Vickie Pilkington of Murfreesboro and the grandson of the late B.D. and Nadine Pilkington; Dorothy Ensey of Shelbyville and the late William Ensey.
Kent Jacobs of Shelbyville, friend of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Tripp Kingree, Will Kimmins, Mike Henry and Mike Wilson, all friends of the groom from Shelbyville.
Brayden Pyrdom, nephew of the groom and son of Karl and Derica Pyrdom of Shelbyville, served as ring-bearer.
A reception was held at Sacred Stone following the ceremony.
A rehearsal dinner was held at the South Central Human Resource Agency event facility in Fayetteville.
Pre-nuptial parties included:
l A couples shower given by Brittany Johnson, Chelsea Sells, Patsy Walker and Janice Bills at the home of the bride's grandparents in Lewisburg;
l A honeymoon shower hosted by KatyBeth Beasley, Kaye Reynolds, and Mallory Lasater in Shelbyville;
l A bridal shower given by the bride's co-workers at East Side Elementary School in Shelbyville; and
l A couples shower given by The Loft Church in Shelbyville.
The couple took a honeymoon trip to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. They will make their home in Shelbyville.