Elizabeth Claire Lane Jenkins of Raleigh, and Andrew Robert Petrilli of Cornelius, North Carolina, were united in marriage on August 3, 2013 at half past eleven at Bay Leaf Baptist Church in Raleigh. Doctor Marty Jacumin officiated. Following the ceremony, the bride's parents hosted a reception at the North Ridge Country Club. On the eve of the wedding, the groom's mother hosted the rehearsal dinner and an after party at the Sutherland in Wake Forest.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Dale Jenkins of Raleigh. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Matthew Jenkins of Boiling Springs, North Carolina and the late Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Alexander Smith of Forest City, North Carolina.
The groom is the son of Mrs. Sherri Fowler Petrilli and the late Dr. Robert Petrilli of Cornelius. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Gray Fowler of Statesville, North Carolina and Mrs. Eleanor Petrilli and the late Mr. Dominick Petrilli of Altamonte, Florida.
Presented in marriage by her parents, the bride was escorted by her father. Mary Kathryn Bumgarner, sister of the bride, was Matron of Honor and Hilary Rose Andrysick was Maid of Honor. The bride's attendants were Chelsea Alexandra Bijelic, Emily Michelle Choquette, Caroline Amanda Culbertson, Emily Bailey Fisher, Amanda Leigh Gorman, Ashley Bell Jenkins, Blaire Marie Jenkins, Rachel Julia Miller, Allison Gray Petrilli, and Audrey Noelle Petrilli. The Flower Girls were Lorna Rubie Fowler and Alexandra Caroline Phelps. The Flower Baby was Winifred Smith Bumgarner. Greeters were Anna-Margaret Brown, Lauren Michelle Bussler and Blair Egan Watkins.
Gilbert Gray Fowler, grandfather of the groom, served as Best Man. The Groom's Attendants were Brently Dwayne Boyte, Joseph McNeil Bumgarner, Ryan Scott Casey, James Griffin Jenkins, Chandler Ray Knox, Colby Lee Meador, Jefferson Lawrence Piltch, Matthew Christopher Salito, Arthur Joseph Spring, John Brent Thomas and Gregory Allen Williams. The Ring Bearers were Oliver Joseph Fisher and James William Fisher. Ushers were Grayson James Fowler, Samuel Thomas Fowler, Grayson Scott Jenkins and Jonah David Lewis.
The bride graduated from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. She was presented at the North Carolina Debutante Ball hosted by the Terpsichorean Club in 2010.
The groom graduated from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and a Master's Degree in Education. He is currently employed as an EMT with Wake County.