Futrell, Davis tie the knot

Published 9:59 am Wednesday, January 2, 2013

POWELLSVILLE – Ashley Christine Futrell and Matthew Keith Davis were married October 20, 2012 at the home of Robert and Melody Futrell, the bride’s parents.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Futrell of Powellsville. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kendred Williams and William McKeel, all of Powellsville.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Tim Davis of Center Grove and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Trotman of Hobbsville. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Gene Davis of Ahoskie, and Mr. and Mrs. JD Payne of Ga.

Rev. Thomas Caulkins of Murfreesboro officiated the backyard ceremony.

The bride was escorted by her father. Megan Phelps, cousin of the bride served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kristin Futrell and Amanda Perry of Ahoskie, Kristina Marshburn and Ashton Martin of Greenville and Allison Evans of Maryland. Kinley Phelps served as the flower girl.

The groom’s father and brother served as best men. Groomsmen were Justin Futrell of Ahoskie, Tyler Woglom and Nick Marshburn of Greenville, Jason Hill of Wilmington and Mac Griffin of Lewiston. Reid Futrell served as the ring bearer.

Mrs. Sandra Williams, aunt of the bride, served as mistress of ceremonies. Brittany Futrell served as the program attendant. Flowers and decorations for the wedding and reception were made by Cecil Holloman Jr and the bride’s family and friends.

Music was presented by violinist, Rachel Revelle, guitarist Tina Brown and Gary Terry and soloist, Karen Hoggard.

A reception hosted by the bride’s parents was held at Beechwood Country Club following the ceremony.

The bride graduated from ECU in 2009 with a BS in Interior Design and is currently employed with Ridgecroft School in the art department. The groom graduated ECU in 2009 with a BS in Construction Management and is currently employed with S.T. Wooten Inc.

Following a honeymoon to St Lucia the couple will reside in Ahoskie.