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Anthony and Kayla Garland

Kayla Jordan Forrester and Anthony Ryan Garland were united in marriage at 6 p.m. May 15, 2009, at the Highlands Resort Courtyard in Gatlinburg, Tenn. The bride is the daughter of Michael and Tracey Jo Jordan Forrester of Clermont. The groom is the son of Tony John and Donna Kay Garland of Erwin.

The Rev. Charles Buddy Kemner performed the ceremony.

The bride was presented in marriage by her parents. The bride's sister Hope Kristina Forrester of Clermont was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were the bride's cousins Brittany Nicole Howington, Danielle Jordan Brock and Hannah Howington, all of Gainesville. The groom's daughter Nevaeh Nicole Garland of Erwin, Tenn., was the flower girl.

The groom's friend Davey Black of Erwin, Tenn., was the best man. The groom's friend Justin Bernard of Erwin, Tenn., was the groomsman. The bride's cousin Daniel Brock of Gainesville was the ring bearer. Ushers were Davey Black and Justin Bernard.

Tracey Jo Forrester was the wedding coordinator. Brendann "Mama" Jordan kept the bride's book.

The bride wore her grandmother's princess ring.

The bride's parents gave a reception at Calhoun's Restaurant in Gatlinburg, Tenn., following the ceremony.

Following a honeymoon cruise to the Caribbean, the couple reside in Erwin, Tenn.

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