Lynn LeNora Hulsey and Jay Phillips were united in marriage at 2:30 p.m. May 24, 2014, at Hopewell Baptist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Reggie and Sandra Hulsey of Gainesville. The groom is the son of Bonnie and Bill Graham of Pendergrass, and Jeff and Paula Phillips of Philippi, W.Va.
The Rev. Shane Satterfield performed the ceremony. Pianist Sandy Yelverton and vocalists Abby Ayers and Brett Bellamy presented a program of wedding music.
The bride was presented in marriage by her father. The bride’s sister Katee Whitfield of Gainesville was matron of honor. The groom’s daughter Jade Phillips of Winder was a bridesmaid. The bride’s attendants were the bride’s cousins Abby Ayers of Gainesville, and Tiffany Crowe of Maysville, and the bride’s friends LeeAnn Brown of Gainesville, Trisha Hulsey of Gainesville, Nadia Salgado of Gainesville, and Whitney Thrasher of Jefferson. The groom’s goddaughter Leah Hairston of Norcross was the flower girl.
The groom’s friend Brad Smith of Gainesville was the best man. The groom’s friend Edrice Hairston of Norcross was a groomsman. The groom’s son Brody Phillips of Winder was the ring bearer. Ushers were the bride’s cousin Chris Crowe of Maysville, the groom’s brother Kyle Graham of Pendergrass, the bride’s cousin Billy Hulsey Jr. of Gainesville, the bride’s friends Michael Metcalf of Gainesville, and Jose Salgado of Gainesville, and the bride’s brother-in-law Bryan Whitfield of Gainesville.
The bride’s friends Amy Morgan and DeAnna Pruitt were the wedding coordinators. The groom’s cousins Tiffany Bishop and Aliannah Patton kept the bride’s book.
The bride carried her grandfather’s wedding band and great-grandmother’s sapphire ring tied to her bouquet and wore her sister’s veil.
The groom’s parents Bill and Bonnie Graham gave a rehearsal dinner at their residence in Pendergrass on the eve of the wedding.
Cathie Mooney, Seira Couch and Jennifer Metcalf gave a reception at the fellowship hall of Hopewell Baptist Church in Gainesville following the ceremony.
Following a honeymoon to Asheville, N.C., the couple reside in Gainesville.