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Jennifer and Bradley Farrell

Jennifer Ashley Branch and Bradley Joseph Farrell were united in marriage at 11 a.m. July 12, 2008, in the garden at Waters Mill in Dahlonega. The bride is the daughter of Bob and Andrea Branch of Murrayville. The groom is the son of Joe and Gloria Farrell of Lula.

The Rev. Eddie Wiggins performed the ceremony. Vocalist Alex Thomas and a string trio presented a program of wedding music.

The bride was presented in marriage by her father. The bride's sister Mandy Branch of Murrayville was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were the bride's friends Alison Gibbs Stover, Micah Bell and Stephanie Gilstrap Hulsey, all of Gainesville; Candace Harrison of Atlanta; Jessica Davis of Chatsworth; and the groom's sister Kristy Farrell Henson of Alpharetta. The bride's cousin Cassie Thurmond of Gainesville was the flower girl.

The groom's brother Joshua Farrell of Lula was the best man. Groomsmen were the groom's friends Jimmy Jiang of Birmingham, Ala., John Nott of Dunwoody, Kent Smith of Marietta, Alrik Patel of Warner Robins, the groom's cousin Caleb Freeman of Douglasville and the bride's brother Justin Branch of Murrayville. The bride's cousin Andy Thurmond of Gainesville was the ring bearer. Brittany Dale and Jessica Trotter kept the bride's book.

The groom's parents gave a rehearsal dinner at The Smith House in Dahlonega on the eve of the wedding.

The bride's parents gave a reception at Waters Mill in Dahlonega following the ceremony.

Following a honeymoon to St. Lucia in the Caribbean, the couple reside in Atlanta.

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