Julia Suzanne Whitley and Nathan Christopher Sheets were married on October 26th, 2013 at five o’clock in the evening at Edenton Street United Methodist Church in Raleigh. Reverends Dave Allen and Joseph Hajdu, uncle of the bride, officiated the ceremony. Following the ceremony, a reception was held at The Cardinal Club.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gaines Whitley of Raleigh. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. Oliver Gaines Whitley and Mrs. Doris Everhart Whitley of Greensboro and the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hajdu of Cresson, Pennsylvania. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Duke University. She is currently a third year medical student at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles William Sheets of Saline, Michigan. He is the grandson of Mr. Charles Sheets of Canton, Michigan and the late Mrs. Virginia Sheets and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Joslyn of Ypsilanti, Michigan. He received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nuclear engineering and a medical degree from the University of Michigan. He completed his residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals and works as a physician for Rex/UNC Radiation Oncology.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents. The sister of the bride, Amanda Whitley Edwards, served as the matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Katie Marie Brady, Kathleen Touloupas Cambron, Kathryn Kornegay Cozort and Carrie Leonhardt Whitaker. The groom’s brother, Ryan Alexander Sheets, served as his best man. Groomsmen were Robert Lewis Anthony, Jeffrey David Everett, Themistocles Phillip Frangos, and Adam Robert Sylvester. Ushers were Jeffrey David Kruszewski and Erik Michael Ruselowski.
After a honeymoon in Jamaica, the couple will reside in Durham.