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Bradford and Christy Cunningham

Christy Ann Kemp and Bradford Lance Cunningham were united in marriage at 4 p.m. May 7, 2011, at Chota Falls Estate in Clayton. The bride is the daughter of Jeanette Sosebee Kemp of Murrayville and the late Sammy D. Kemp. The groom is the son of Bryant and Linda Cunningham of Franklin, N.C.

The Rev. Stacy Woods performed the ceremony. A string ensemble presented a program of wedding music.

The bride was presented in marriage by her godson Morgan Hatcher of Dahlonega. The bride's sister Jessica Sea of Murrayville was matron of honor.

Bridesmaids were the bride's friends Tonia Conner and Suzanne Jarrard, both of Gainesville, the bride's cousins Lisa Hatcher of Dahlonega and Karin Chambers of Murrayville. Junior bridesmaid was the bride's cousin Megan Hatcher of Dahlonega and the bride's cousin Rachel Chambers of Murrayville was honor attendant. The groom's daughter Annabelle Cunningham of Franklin was the flower girl.

The groom's father Bryant Cunningham of Franklin was the best man. Groomsmen were the groom's friends Michael Gregory, Richard Crane and Billy VanHook, all of Franklin. Charles Sea was an usher.

Lawanna Louther was the wedding coordinator. Maggie Ward kept the bride's book.

The bride carried a handkerchief in her bouquet that belonged to the groom's grandmother.

The bride and groom gave a rehearsal dinner at The Dillard House in Dillard on the eve of the wedding.

The bride's mother gave a reception at Chota Falls Estate in Clayton following the ceremony.

Following a honeymoon to Jamaica, the couple reside in Franklin.