Trinity United Methodist Church was the setting Saturday afternoon, June 25 for the marriage of Miss Kaela Lauren McGuire to Matthew Richard Hamby. The double ring ceremony was performed by Dr. Charles Gattis and Dr. Christopher Montgomery.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur John Cole and Colonel and Mrs. Paul Arthur McGuire of Huntsville. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Shirley Coleman of Pikeville, Ky.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Dillar Hamby of Harvest. He is the grandson of Mrs. Margie Crouch and Mrs. Mikiko Hamby both of Oxford.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an ivory sleeveless gown with a formal sweetheart neckline. Hand-sewn embroidered lace with pewter accents, pearls and Swarovski crystals graced the bodice and skirt with the train forming a cathedral sweep. The bride wore a pearl and crystal bandeau with an ivory cathedral length veil. She carried a bouquet of white and pink roses, blush garden roses, white lisianthus and kochia with cascading seeded eucalyptus.
Matron of honor was Mrs. Danielle Laird of The Woodlands, Texas.
Bridesmaids were Mrs. Mary Dotson, Huntsville; Miss Sara Kolodziejczak, Nashville, Tenn., and Miss Lacy Royster, Madison.
The attendants wore Cosmopolitan pink gowns with a detachable lace overlay. They carried bouquets of assorted white roses with larkspur surrounded by seeded eucalyptus.
Mr. Michael Hamby of Madison served as the best man for his brother.
Jess Conklin, Madison, Ross Siniard and Brandon Allen of Huntsville were groomsmen. The crucifer was Andrew Carlton.
Mrs. Hamby is a graduate of the University of Alabama and Alabama A&M University. Kaela is employed by the U.S. Army Garrison on Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville.
Mr. Hamby is a graduate of Athens State University. Matthew is employed by Fastenal in Madison.