Miss Sarah Alston Southerland and Mr. Norman Hunter Wyche III were united in marriage on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at five o’clock in the afternoon at First Baptist Church in Henderson, NC. Dr. Marion Dodson Lark officiated. A reception followed the ceremony at Lake O’ The Woods Plantation in Warrenton, NC.
The bride is the daughter of Twyla Jean Southerland of Raleigh and Robert Alston Southerland Jr. of Henderson. She is the granddaughter of Mary Bowen Southerland of Henderson, and the late Samuel Eugene Southerland of Henderson. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Alston Southerland of Henderson.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Hunter Wyche Jr. of Raleigh and the late Mrs. Jacquelyn Hill Turner of Raleigh. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Norman Hunter Wyche of Mt. Airy, NC and the late Mrs. Margaret Snow Coburn of Norfolk, VA.
The bride was escorted by her father, and given in marriage by her parents. Sarah Beth Rose of Charlotte, NC served as Maid of Honor. Bridesmaids were Cameron Wyche Jones, sister of the groom, of Alexandria, VA, Jordan Elizabeth Baigas, cousin of the bride, of Charlotte, NC, Jennifer Eshraghi Kassouf of Columbia, SC, Kendall Ann Pschak, of Cary, NC, Dalton Carruthers Hunt, of Carrboro, NC, Mallory Caroline Cunningham, Natalie Renee Yakopec, Caroline Darling Walker, all of Raleigh, NC. Junior bridesmaid was Lucy York Wyche, sister of the groom, of Raleigh, NC.
Norman Hunter Wyche Jr., father of the groom of Raleigh, NC, served as Best Man. Groomsmen were Jack Daniel Jones II, brother-in-law of the groom, of Alexandria, VA, Nathan Paul Busecher, Jonathan Jacob Connors, Garrett Smith Jernigan, Robert Tucker McAdoo Williamson, Bryan Charles Pollock, Matthew Brennan Gray, and James Carlton McLamb, Jr. all of Raleigh, NC. Robert Tucker McAdoo Williamson Jr. of Raleigh, godson of the groom, served as ring bearer.
Scripture readers were Mary McKinne Long, cousin of the bride, of Raleigh, NC and Dan McQuarrie Reeves, of Raleigh, NC. Kathleen Southerland Long, cousin of the bride, of Raleigh, NC greeted the guests.
The bride is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Education and was a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She is currently employed at Channel Advisor. She was presented by the Terpsichorean Club at the 2005 North Carolina Debutante Ball in Raleigh.
The groom is a graduate of Appalachian State University where he received his Bachelor of Business degree in Real Estate and Finance and was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha. He serves as the Vice President of Brokerage at Commercial Associates, Inc. in Raleigh, NC.
Following a honeymoon trip to Bermuda, the couple will reside in Raleigh, NC.