Drs. Emily Janine Mayhew and Edward Reynolds “Ted” Smith were united in marriage Sept. 21, 2012, at Bluemont Vineyard in Bluemont, Va.

The bride is the daughter of Dr. John and Diane Mayhew of Harpers Ferry. The groom is the son of Christopher and Nora Smith of Charleston.0410MAYHEW-WEDDING

Pastor John Bethard officiated at the double-ring ceremony on the lawn overlooking the Shenandoah Valley. The bride, escorted by her father, wore an ivory satin A-line gown ornamented with handmade, three-dimensional flowers with hand-beaded crystals. An ivory fingertip veil with ribbon edges and crystal hairpins adorned her hair. She carried a bouquet of ivory calla lilies.

The bride’s matron of honor was Tara Flowers, a high school friend of Glengary. She wore an eggplant-colored, knee-length dress with a shirred bodice and carried a bouquet of purple and orange calla lilies.

The groom wore a black tuxedo with a white tie and vest and a white calla lily boutonniere. The groom’s best man, childhood friend Doug Crouse of Charleston, wore a black tuxedo with an eggplant vest and tie and purple calla lily boutonniere.

After the ceremony, a reception at Bluemont’s The Stable featured the couple’s first dance (to “Into the Mystic” by Van Morrison) and a wedding cake adorned with purple and orange calla lilies. The cake’s tiers included lemon cake with raspberry rum filling, champagne with strawberry and strawberry with cream cheese.

The bride is a 2004 graduate of Jefferson High School, a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in animal science and a 2012 graduate of WVU with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

The groom is a 2002 graduate of Charleston Catholic High School, a 2006 graduate from Sewanee: University of the South with an anthropology degree, and a 2012 graduate of WVU, also with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

The couple lives in Harpers Ferry. Both are employed by the Harpers Ferry dental practice of Dr. John Mayhew.


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