Traci Michelle McCorkle and Jewell Marcus Reeves III were united in marriage at 6 p.m. June 9, 2012, at The Rankin Gardens and Atrium in Columbus. The bride is the daughter of Randy and Lisa McCorkle of Buena Vista. The groom is the son of Mark and Debbie Reeves of Gainesville.
The Rev. David Chapman performed the ceremony. Vocalist Michelle Westbrook and violinist Thomas Pearson presented a program of wedding music.
The bride was presented in marriage by her father. The bride’s sister Connor McCorkle of Buena Vista was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were the groom’s sister Amanda Reeves of Gainesville, bride’s cousin Jessica Bearden of Brooklet, bride’s friends Jenna Anthony of Buena Vista, Jessica Denny of Gainesville, Ashley Rush of Buena Vista, Kasey Taylor of Buena Vista, Aubrey Tinklepaugh of Lawrenceville, Megan Walker of Americus, and Ashley Woodall of Buena Vista. The bride’s friend Willa Thompson was the flower girl.
The groom’s father Mark Reeves of Gainesville was the best man. Groomsmen were the groom’s cousin Matthew Goodman of Murfreesboro, Tenn., groom’s friends Will Williams of Gainesville, Noble Coley of Douglas, Nick Jones of Elko, Tyler Newcomb of Reynolds, Tyler Smith of Zebulon, Andrew Whiggum of Hawkinsville, and Bobby Wilson of Valdosta.
Janet O’Neal was the wedding coordinator.
The groom’s parents gave a rehearsal dinner at Port Columbus Naval Museum in Columbus on the eve of the wedding.
The bride’s parents gave a reception at The Rankin Gardens and Atrium in Columbus following the ceremony.
Following a honeymoon to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the couple reside in Buena Vista.