Megan Levonne Self and Jason Andrew Smith were married on October 29, 2011 at Vesuvius Vineyards, Iron Station. Rev. Jim Sanders performed the 4 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Teresa Marlow of Lincolnton and Dwayne Self of Cleveland. Step-parents are Max Marlow and Denise Self. She is the granddaughter of Gene and Beulah Self. Megan is a 2005 graduate of West Lincoln High School and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing from UNCC. She is employed at CMC-Main as a Registered Nurse.
The groom is the son of Darrell and Diane Smith of Crouse. He is the grandson of Ernest and Kathleen Kinley and Ruby Smith. Jason is a 2002 graduate of West Lincoln High School. He is employed by his father at Darrell Smith Brick Contractor as a brick mason.
Megan was given in marriage by her mother and and father. Matron of honor was Tiffany Harrison. Bridesmaids were Sarah Perkins, Lauren Seagle, Katie Williams, Jessica Kiser and Jennifer Dellinger. Flower girl was Maysie Erwin. The bride wore a traditional gown of white lace delicately accented with tiny scattered pearls. The gown featured a sweetheart neckline with a side-rouched waist and a lace-up back. The chapel length trail completed the romantic styling.
The best man was the groomâ€™s father, Darrell Smith. Groomsmen were Brian Smith, Dustin Self, Clay Heafner, Richard Kiser and Mark Pruett.
Music was performed by Rob Elmore, keyboard and trumpeter, Cain Leonard. Vocalists were Matthew Shortridge and Amber Frady. The register attendant was Kellie Boston, and the program attendant was Victoria Smith. The wedding was directed by Susan Sain and Reba Gardner. Susan Sain was the wedding planner.
A rehearsal dinner was hosted by the parents of the groom, Darrell and Diane Smith at Vesuvius Vineyards. A reception was held at Vesuvius Vineyards. Hostess were LeAnn Sain and Stephanie Elmore. Entertainment was provided by the Special Occasion Band.
The bridal party hosted a Luau Couples Party/Shower at the home of Susan Sain. A drop in bridal shower was given at Pleasant Grove Methodist Church hosted by Susan Sain, Reba Gardner, Becky Huss, LeAnn Sain and Wanda Milholland. A bridal party was hosted at the home of Jennifer Dellinger. The bride treated the bridesmaids to a day at the spa. Teresa Marlow hosted a bridesmaidâ€™s luncheon at the Rock Barn Golf and Spa.
After a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn., the couple will reside in Crouse.