Molly Edens Hammer and Andrew Scott Hemphill were married June 8, 2013 at 5 o’clock at First Presbyterian Church in Raleigh, North Carolina. The ceremony was officiated by The Reverend Doctor Edward McLeod.
The bride is the daughter of Susan Edens Hammer and Douglas Ira Hammer, M.D., both of Raleigh. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Edens, Jr. of Fayetteville, NC and the late Edelle Hammer of Raleigh and Samuel Hammer of New York, NY.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. M. Scott Hemphill of Clayton, NC. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hemphill, Sr. of Raleigh and Mr. Banks Scarborough and the late Jo Scarborough of Florence, South Carolina.
The bride was escorted and presented in marriage by her parents. The matron of honor was Diana Sloan Irick of West Jordan, Utah. The maid of honor was Alexis Hoots of Winston Salem, NC. The bridesmaids were Heather Jenks and Katie Marnell of Raleigh. The junior bridesmaid was Eden Archambault, cousin of the bride, of Fayetteville, NC.
The best man was M. Scott Hemphill, father of the groom. Groomsmen were Brandon Carroll of Clayton, NC; Charles Hayes of Charleston, SC; David Seigler of Greenville, NC; and Jordan Wright of Raleigh.
Program attendants were Anne Meyers and Cameron Moss of Raleigh. Music was provided by organist Craig Barfield and pianist Megan Yohman of Raleigh. Scripture readers were aunts of the bride and groom, Johanna Edens of Pinehurst, NC and Melanie Scarborough of Florence, SC.
Following the ceremony, the bride's parents hosted a reception at The Pavilions at the Angus Barn. On the eve of the wedding, the groom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner catered by Café Luna at the N.C. Museum of History.
Molly is a graduate of Millbrook High School and Louisburg College. She attended East Carolina University. Molly received a diploma in Early Childhood Education from Wake Tech Community College. Drew is a graduate of Camden Military Academy and East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication. He is employed with Allscripts in Raleigh.
After a honeymoon to Key West, Florida, the couple resides in Zebulon, NC.