Schug-ShannonPublished 12:00am Sunday, March 25, 2012
The bride is the daughter of Kevin and Vivian Schug of Coal Grove. The groom is the son of Greta Shannon of South Point.
The bride is employed by Sam’s Club and she will graduate in June from Huntington Junior College with a degree in dental assisting. The groom is employed by Marathon.
The bride wore a Maggie Sottero-designed diamond white ball gown with a sweetheart neckline a embellished floral shoulder strap, a frill edged, full-length veil and corset closure. This gown featured organza ruche in the bodice.
In keeping with tradition, her something old was a diamond watch that was her great-grandmother’s, her something new was her wedding gown, something borrowed was the ribbon from her mother’s wedding bouquet, something blue was her great-great-grandmother’s handkerchief.
Madison Leffingwell, aunt of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Aida Pierce, Abby Nance and Lori Anderson, all friends of the bride. Justin Williams, cousin of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Jake Allen and Jason Fouts, friends of the groom. Flower girls were Kayleigh Rowe and Kinsleigh Leffingwell, cousins of the bride. Ring bearers were Nolan Hughart, the bride’s son, and Braden Schug, nephew of the bride. Allie Schug served as guest book attendant. Bridget Reynolds provided music and Lou Ann Short was pianist. Photography was by Eric Depriest and Sherri Jackson. Wedding planning was by Sassy Sister’s. Reception followed at the Ironton Elks. After a honeymoon in Gatlinburg, Tenn., Mallory and Andy reside in Ironton.