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Kelly and Eric Wood

Kelly Ann Collins and Eric Verbon Wood were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Sept. 27, 2008, at the Bona Allen Mansion in Buford. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Shirley Collins of Morganton. The groom is the son of Verbon and Sue Wood of Gainesville.

Ken Taylor performed the ceremony.

The bride was presented in marriage by her parents. The bride's friend Tracy Krohn of Atlanta was matron of honor. The bride's niece Lily Collins-Smythe of Atlanta and the groom's nieces Emily Jones and Allison Wood, both of Gainesville, were the flower girls.

The groom's brother Kevin Wood of Gainesville was the best man. The groom's nephew Jackson Wood of Gainesville was the ring bearer. Ushers were Brian Jones and Michael Collins.

The bride and groom gave a reception at the Bona Allen Mansion in Buford following the ceremony.

Following a honeymoon to Hawaii's Big Island, the couple reside in Atlanta.

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