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Hankins & Smith.


The ivy-covered courtyard of Jackson's Old Capitol Inn was the setting of the marriage celebration of Miss Sarah Nell Hankins and Mr. Paul Bradford Smith. The couple exchanged vows in a private ceremony at five-thirty in the evening on May 10, 2008. Rev. William T. McGlathery III officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. Rolfe Harris Hankins of Taylorsville and Ms. Suezette Hankins of Jackson. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe Hankins of Taylorsville and Ms. Suzi Barringer of Marks.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Smith of Nettleton and Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Weatherington of Franklin, Tennessee. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Smith of Nettleton and the late Mr. and Mrs. R.B. Moffet of Aberdeen.

Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless strap·less  
Having no strap or straps, as a dress or an undergarment.

A garment having no strap or straps.

 gown of ivory lace and tulle Tulle (tl, Fr. tül), town (1990 pop. 18,685), capital of Corrèze dept., S central France. Firearms and other goods are made there. Tulle was built around a 7th-century monastery. . The bodice was adorned with glistening glis·ten  
intr.v. glis·tened, glis·ten·ing, glis·tens
To shine by reflection with a sparkling luster. See Synonyms at flash.

A sparkling, lustrous shine.
 sequins and pearls. The beaded waistline, which met an A-line skirt, featured horizontal lace and tulle and extended into a chapel-length train. The bride's fingertip illusion veil was trimmed in Swarovski crystal beading beading,
n the scribing of a shallow groove (less than 0.5 mm in width or depth) on a cast that outlines the major connector. It is used to transfer the design to the investment cast and ensure tissue contact of the major connector.
. A pearl necklace and matching earrings, a gift from the groom's mother, completed her ensemble. She carried a bouquet of white calla lilies and tuberoses.


Attending the bride as maids of honor were Laura Hankins, sister of the bride Sister of the Bride is a 1963 YA novel by Beverly Cleary. Plot
The plot revolves around sixteen-year-old Barbara MacLane, a girl grappling with disappointing romantic prospects, her worries about not being accepted into the University of California, Berkeley, and
, and Emily Cain. Paul Smith, father of the groom, and Stephen Cantrell served as best men.

Following the ceremony, the bride's parents hosted a reception for family and friends in the ballroom of The Old Capitol Inn. Extravagant floral arrangements, graceful drapes of white chiffon, and soft candlelight created a romantic ambiance. Guests enjoyed a dinner buffet and danced to the music of Johnny Crocker of Jackson. The bride's cake. three-tiers of vanilla cake and cream cheese icing, was placed upon a beautiful silver plateau. It was decorated with black silk ribbon and pearls, and white Gerbera daisies topped the confection con·fec·tion
A sweetened medicinal compound. Also called electuary.
. The groom's cake was a two-tiered chocolate amaretto am·a·ret·to  
n. pl. am·a·ret·tos
An Italian liqueur flavored with almond.

[Italian, diminutive of amaro, bitter, from Latin am
 cake adorned with strawberries and decorated with a golf theme.

On the eve On the Eve (Накануне in Russian) is the third novel by famous Russian writer Ivan Turgenev, best known for his short stories and the novel Fathers and Sons.  of the wedding, the groom's parents hosted a rehearsal dinner for family and friends at the Steam Room Grille in Jackson.

Following a cruise to Mexico, the couple is at home in Memphis. Tennessee.
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Title Annotation:wedding register 2009
Publication:Mississippi Magazine
Date:Jan 1, 2009
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