Morgan Frances Gaines and Ryan John Wooten were married at six o’clock in the evening on January 9, 2016 at Edenton Street United Methodist Church in Raleigh. The ceremony was officiated by The Reverend Will Hasley. The bride’s parents hosted the reception following the ceremony at Carolina Country Club. On Friday evening, the groom’s parents hosted the rehearsal dinner at The Pavilions at the Angus Barn. The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Roy Eugene Gaines, Jr. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Betty Hunt Brewer, the late Mr. Charles Everett Ellington, the late Mrs. Frances Smith Gaines, and the late Dr. Roy Eugene Gaines, Sr. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald John Wooten of Raleigh. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Ray Wooten, Sr., Mrs. Margaret Siviter Emery and the late Mr. Milton Gustave Emery, Jr. The bride was escorted by her father. The sister of the bride, Amanda Grace Gaines of Raleigh, served as maid of honor and Chelsea Roof Vick of Cary served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Catherine Sims Brown of Chapel Hill, Emily Hall Brown of Raleigh, Haley MacGill Hatch of Chapel Hill, Grier Patterson King of Raleigh, Rachel Wooten Matthews of Raleigh, Kaitlin Szulik Wicker of Wilmington, and Timmons Elizabeth Williams of Raleigh. The father of the groom, Ronald John Wooten, served as best man. Groomsmen were Michael Louis Burdell of Raleigh, Robert Reaves Greer, Jr. of Raleigh, Evan Grattan Hatch of Chapel Hill, Justin Todd Matthews of Raleigh, Kyle Andrew Minges of New York, NY, Christopher Blake Saunders of New York, NY, Matthew Alan Stein of Washington, D.C., and Carson Ray Wooten of Princeton, NJ. Greeters were Whitney Cohen Greer of Raleigh, Mary Elizabeth Mitchell of Raleigh, and Chyna Matrella Williams of Fuquay-Varina. Ushers were Westley Thomas Gaines of Wilmington, William Taylor Gaines of Wilmington, and Damarus Khyre Williams of Fuquay-Varina. The bride is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was presented by the Terpsichorean Club at the 2010 North Carolina Debutante Ball. The groom is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Following their honeymoon, the couple will reside in Raleigh.