Kristin Nicole Baker and Ryan Joshua Morrow were united in marriage on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Vesuvius Vineyards, Iron Station. Pastor Rick Sloop officiated the 5:30 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Marcus and Beverly Baker of Crouse. She is the granddaughter of the late Willie Belle Baker. Kristin is a West Lincoln High School graduate and studied nursing at Gaston College. She is employed by CMC-Lincoln and Caromont Health as an RN.
The groom is the son of Jerry and Susan Buchanan of Gastonia and the late Dennis Morrow. He is the grandson of Mamie Morris. Ryan is a graduate of Bessemer City High School, and studied nursing at Gaston College. He is employed by Caromont Health as an RN.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Maid of Honor was Keri Baker, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Emily Anthony, Danielle Brown, Michele Franklin, Brittany Morrow, sister of the groom, and Mandy Sanford.
Abe Morrow, brother of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were John Beam, cousin of the bride, Brian Kiger, Donnie Kirk, Justin Lanford, and Zac Williams.
Flower girl was Ashton Baker, niece of the bride and the ring bearer was Logan Baker, cousin of the bride.
Music was performed by Andy Wilson and Zach Hamacher, guitarists, and Michelle Wilson, vocalist.
Register attendant was Haley Morrow. The wedding was directed by Patty Davis.
A reception hosted by the bride’s parents was held at Vesuvius Vineyards. A rehearsal dinner hosted by the groom’s parents was held at Vesuvius Vineyards.
The couple was honored with a miscellaneous and Jack and Jill shower
Following a honeymoon to Hilton Head, S.C. and Boone the couple resides in Crouse.