November 17, 2013 

Mrs. Daniel Allan Strickland, Jr.

Kristin Leigh Bennett and Daniel Allan Strickland, Jr. were married November 16th at 2:00 p.m. at Fairmont United Methodist Church in Raleigh, N.C. A reception followed in the church fellowship hall. Reverend Elizabeth Gaines officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Coy Bennett, Jr. of Raleigh, N.C., and granddaughter of Mrs. Dixie Ellitott Bennett of Raleigh N.C. and of the late Gerald Coy Bennett, Sr. and the late Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Edwards Colvin, Sr. of Castle Hayne, N.C. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Allan Strickland, Sr. of Raleigh, N.C., and the grandson of of the late Mr. and Mrs. Sam Billy Strickland, and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Francis Spurlin, Jr.

The bride is a graduate of Needham Broughton High School, North Carolina State University, and Watts School of Nursing. She is a registered nurse at Duke Regional Hospital in Durham, N.C. The groom is a graduate of Needham Broughton High School and attended North Carolina State University. He is employed in his family business, DASCO Outdoor Sign Company and has a landscaping business.

After a honeymoon to the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina, the couple will reside in Raleigh.

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