Friday, November 29, 2013
Kathleen Gillespie Chewning and William Franklin Barnes III, were married on Nov. 23, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the evening.
The ceremony was held at Saint Mary Our Lady of Ransom Catholic Church in Georgetown, with Mr. Michael James McNulty officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Karen Beal Chewning of Georgetown and Mr. Lawrence Harris Chewning III of Rocky Mount, N.C.
Her maternal grandparents are the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Shouse Beal of Georgetown. Her paternal grandparents are the late Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence Harris Chewning Jr. of Spartanburg, S.C.
The bride graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received a Juris Doctor from the Charleston School of Law.
She is an attorney at the McNair Law Firm, P.A., in Hilton Head Island, S.C.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Franklin Barnes Jr., of Hampton, S.C. His maternal grandparents are Mrs. Marion Jackson Wynn of Hampton and the late Mr. Marion Jackson Wynn.
The groom’s paternal grandparents are Mrs. William Franklin Barnes of Lexington, S.C., and the late Mr. William Franklin Barnes.
The groom graduated from Clemson University and received a Juris Doctor from the Charleston School of Law.
He is an attorney at Peters, Murdaugh, Parker, Eltzroth, and Detrick in Hampton.
The maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Claire McNulty Chewning. The bridesmaids were Callie Elizabeth Beal, Pinkney Venning Beal, Anne Marie Crosswell, Rachel Heckner Hardin, Natalie Wooten Henderson, Jennie Johnette Mostellar, Sally Mebane Murray, and Anne Eileen Starnes.
The best man was the groom’s father, William Franklin Barnes Jr. The groomsmen were Frank Shouse Beal III, Lawrence Harris Chewning IV, Christopher Brandon Cook, Austin Howell Crosby, Nyle Joseph Elmquist, and Shawn Edward Simpson.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Winyah Indigo Society Hall.
A rehearsal dinner, hosted by the groom’s parents, was held at the Rice Paddy Restaurant.
After a trip to California, the couple will live in Ridgeland, S.C.