Susan Preston Kelly and Douglass Allen Fogartie were married on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at six o’clock at Phillips Chapel in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Reverend Nathan McBride Finnin officiated. The bride’s parents hosted a reception following the ceremony at Greensboro Country Club. On Friday evening, the parents of the groom hosted a rehearsal dinner at Revolution Mill.The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Sterling Kelly III of Greensboro. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Fred Foushee Stafford and the late Mr. Stafford of Greensboro, and the late Dr. and Mrs. Richard Sterling Kelly, Jr. of Fayetteville. She is a graduate of Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Virginia and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was presented by the Debutante Club of Greensboro and the Terpsichorean Club of Raleigh, North Carolina. She is an account manager at MODE in Charlotte.The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. James Eugene Fogartie of Raleigh. He is the grandson of Mrs. James Eugene Fogartie and the late Rev. Dr. James Eugene Fogartie ,and the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McGonigle. He is a graduate of St. David’s School and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He is marketing coordinator for Cutting Edge Pizza.The bride was attended by Annie Covington Sellers of Charlotte as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Aurelia Stafford Monk, cousin of the bride, of Greenville, North Carolina; Wendelyn West Kelly, sister-in-law of the bride, of Charlotte; Kathryn Ann Fogartie, sister of the groom, of Raleigh; Marie Harrison Fogartie, sister-in-law of the groom, of Accident, Maryland. Elizabeth Harrison Carrington of New York City; Eleanor Weathersbee Lambert and Grace Mills Batchelor of Charlotte; and Kathryn Headley Ross of Washington, D.C.The groom’s father, Dr. James Eugene Fogartie of Raleigh, served as best man. Groomsmen were James Thomas Fogartie, brother of the groom, of Accident, Maryland; Richard Sterling Kelly IV of Winston-Salem and Fred Stafford Kelly of Charlotte, brothers of the bride; Cameron Christopher Clifton and Harrison Fields Jobe of New York; Joshua Mark Lipko and Tuan Minh Truong of Charlotte; and Mitchell Scott Vande Guchte of Park City, Utah.The couple will reside in Charlotte.
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