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Ashley and Taylor Lynch

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Ashley Michel Gaddy and Taylor Williams Lynch were united in marriage at 5 p.m. Aug. 24, 2014, at Cenita Vineyards in Cleveland. The bride is the daughter of Michael Troy and Deborah Collins Gaddy of Gainesville. The groom is the son of Edwin and Virginia Williams Lynch of Gainesville.

Pastor David Sieg performed the ceremony.

The bride was presented in marriage by her father. The bride’s best friend Brittney Meeks of Gainesville was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were the groom’s sister Holly Lynch of Gainesville, and the bride’s friends Amy Robertson of Gainesville, and Amanda Singletary of San Diego, Calif.

The groom’s father and the groom’s friend Justen Harris of Gainesville both served as best man. Groomsmen were the groom’s friends Matthew Browning of Gainesville, and Michael Shaw of Nashville, Tenn. Ushers were the bride’s brother Scott Higingbotham and the groom’s friend Jordan Hulsey.

Martha Tankersly was the wedding coordinator. The bride’s cousin Paige Collins Almedia kept the bride’s book.

The bride wore a watch belonging to her mother and maternal grandmother, and carried her paternal grandmother’s wedding ring, the nurse pin of the groom’s mother, and the pearls of the groom’s maternal grandmother in her bouquet.

The groom’s parents gave a rehearsal dinner at Recess Gastro-pub in Gainesville on Aug. 22, 2014.

The bride’s parents gave a reception at Cenita Vineyards in Cleveland following the ceremony.

Following a honeymoon to Montego Bay, Jamaica, the couple reside in Murrayville.

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