Program attendants were Miss Cathryn Farmer of Cartersville and Miss Kayley Fraker of Hiram, cousins of the groom.
Jeffery Lawrence Cole performed the duties of best man for his brother. Groomsmen were Marc Colluro of Braselton, friend of the groom; Blake Swanson of Alpharetta, friend of the groom; Caz Cole of Dalton, brother of the groom; Timothy Shields and Kevin Shields, both of Duluth, brothers of the bride. Honorary groomsmen were Zachary Cole, Chase Cole and Brett Cole, all of Dalton, nephews of the groom.
Following the ceremony, the parents of the bride, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Shields, hosted a dinner dance reception in honor of the couple at the Alpharetta Athletic Club.
Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Brown, parents of the groom, honored the bridal couple with a dinner on the eve of the wedding for members of the wedding party, family and out-of-town guests at The Diner at North Pointe. Hosts were Mr. and Mrs. Tom Farmer of Cartersville, Mr. and Mrs. Chip Kirk of Dalton, and Mr. and Mrs. Tut Britton also of Dalton.
The bride hosted a luncheon on Friday, June 12, for her attendants and family members at Relish in Roswell. Those attending were Miss Lisa Perron, Ms. Linda Pierce, Mrs. Donna Cole, Miss Cali Cole, Mrs. Marion Shields, Mrs. Karen Brown, Mrs. Chris Cole, Mrs. Virginia Sheppard, Miss Sandy Brown and Mrs. Carolyn Cleveland.
Following a trip to the Mayan Riviera, the couple resides in Cumming.