Lancaster-Haley wed in home ceremony

Wednesday, October 25, 2006
Stephanie Jane Lancaster and Richard Todd Haley

Stephanie Jane Lancaster and Richard Todd Haley exchanged marriage vows May 6 in an outdoor evening ceremony at the home of the bride's parents. Robert Brewer of Theta Church of Christ was the officiating minister. Music for the ceremony was managed by Travis Warf and John Tomaszewski.

The bride is the daughter of Kenny and Cindy Lancaster of Sring Hill. She is the granddaughter of Leonard and Clara Mae Lancaster of Columbia and Peggy Hall of Spring Hill.

The groom's parents are James (Ronnie) Haley of Texas and Patsy Haley of Lewisburg. He is the grandson of Elizabeth Haley of Lewisburg.

Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride chose an ivory A-line gown featuring a sweetheart neckline, spaghetti straps, chiffon with light beading on the bodice and a chapel-length train. A fingertip-length veil of illusion complemented her dress. She carried long stem yellow calla lilies.

Kacy Hall of Columbia served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Melisa Azar of Columbia and Melinda Tomaszewski of Spring Hill. The attendants wore two-piece dresses of celedon, simple floral pattern and carried tea lights surrounded by an arrangements of garden flowers.

Hannah Warf of Santa Fe assisted the bride with her train.

John Harmon of Lewisburg served as best man. Groomsmen were Jason Taylor of Cornersville and David Hartledge of Lewisburg. Shane and Joshua Lancaster served as ushers.

The bride's parents hosted a reception at their home following the ceremony.

A rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom's parents on the eve of the wedding.

After a wedding trip to Cancun, Mexico, the couple resides in Estill Springs.

Mrs. Haley is a 1997 graduate of Spring Hill High School and a 2003 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University. She is employed by SearchQuest Inc. in Estill Springs. Mr. Haley, a 1997 graduate of Marshall County High School, attended Tennessee Technology Center of Shelbyville. He is employed by Nissan North America in Decherd.

Bridal Parties

Bridal parties honoring the couple included a shower on April 8 hosted by the bride's aunts, Jackie Hall and Helen Warf, followed by a cookout for the bride and groom's friends hosted by the maid of honor and bridesmaids.

A bridal shower was held April 22 with the groom's aunt, Polly Middleton, and his sisters Lori Lynch and Suzy Adams, as hostesses.