Miss Anne Pearce Thrailkill and Mr. John Thomas Whitmire were united in marriage at 6 p.m. March 8, 2014, at Buncombe Street United Methodist Church in Greenville, S.C. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Alan Thrailkill of Greenville, S.C. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Atlas Pearce Jr., the late Mr. and Mrs. William Earl Thrailkill, and the late Mrs. Jacqueline McCurry Thrailkill. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Michael Whitmire of Gainesville. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lovic Wyche, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Milton James Whitmire.
The Rev. Jerry Eugene Temple performed the ceremony.
The bride’s sister Mrs. Eleanor Thrailkill Colvin of Greenville, S.C., was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were the groom’s sister Mrs. Mary Whitmire Bordley of Spring Hill, Tenn., and the bride’s friends Mrs. Lauren Shurburtt Anthony of Greenville, S.C., Miss Elizabeth Cochrane Brigham of Greenville, S.C., Mrs. Meredith Swilley Coln of Greenville, S.C., Miss Kelly Greer Mickelson of Pensacola, Fla., Miss Catherine Elizabeth Mubarak of Columbia, S.C., and Mrs. Anne Buchanan Scott of Columbia, S.C.
The groom’s father and the groom’s brother Mr. William Andrew Whitmire of Atlanta served as best men. Groomsmen were the groom’s friends Mr. Dunklin Price Anthony of Greenville, S.C., Mr. Jeffrey Hamilton Howe of Greenville, S.C., Mr. Matthew Henry Johnson of Greensboro, N.C., Mr. Preston Brooks Marion of Greenville, S.C., Mr. Randolph Chapman Revercomb of Richmond, Va., Mr. David Alexander Sturgis of Columbia, S.C., and Mr. Philip Winslow Vann of Columbia, S.C.
Miss Caroline Rigby Hudson of Greenville, S.C., served as Crucifer.
A reception at The Loft at the Peace Center in Greenville, S.C., followed the ceremony.
Following a honeymoon to Jamaica, the couple will reside in Greenville, S.C.