The bride is the daughter of Rodney and Pam Lloyd of Buckhannon. She graduated from Buckhannon-Upshur High School and United Hospital Center’s Radiology School.
The bridegroom is the son of Jerry and Sharon Whetzel of Petersburg. He is a graduate of Petersburg High School.
The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents. The couple celebrated becoming one with the lighting of the unity candle and also celebrated the joining and blending of their families with a sand ceremony. Each family member poured sand into a special vase to signify the importance of family in the couple’s life.
Sarah Jackson served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Abby Riley, Cristy Lloyd, sister-in-law of the bride, and Stephanie Parsons.
Cory Emswiller served as best man and groomsmen were Justin Whetzel, brother of the bridegroom, Justin Lloyd, brother of the bride, and Brian Funk.
Flower girls were Elisabeth Ross and Claire Lloyd, cousins of the bride. The ring bearer was Trevor Lloyd, nephew of the bride and the Bible bearer was Jonathan Ross, cousin of the bride.
Following the ceremony, a reception was hosted at the Church Fellowship Hall. Robin Canterbury catered the reception with the help of many members of the church family.
The couple honeymooned in Gatlinburg, Tenn., and resides in Buckhannon.