Audrey Adalie May and Fred Auston Griffing III were united in marriage at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, in Trapnall Hall. The Rev. Greg Thompson officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Paula and Gene May, 34 Perdido Circle. She is the granddaughter of the late Gen and Paul Hudgins, also of Little Rock, and the late Sadie and Lester May of Hot Springs.
Parents of the groom are Cynthia Foster and the late F.A. Griffing Jr., both of Tulsa. His grandparents are the late Darlene and Herbert Foster and the late Priscilla and Fred A. Griffing, all also of Tulsa.
The ceremony site was decorated with arrangements of coral roses, blush lilies, mountain heather and trailing ivy. Music was by pianist Jim Maase.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a strapless gown of chiffon. The pleated bodice had a sweetheart neckline and was embellished with crystal beading at the waist. The tiered skirt extended to a sweep train. She carried a nosegay of roses and lilies in shades of coral, green and white.
Emily Bemberg of Little Rock served as her sister’s matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Lyndsey Allen, Courtney Bilbrey and Katherine Johnson, all of Little Rock. They each wore a navy dress in the style of their choice and carried bouquets of coral roses.
Michael Ryan of Tulsa was best man. Groomsmen were Thomas Perrault, Hunter Rodgers and Jonathan Walker, all of Tulsa. Guests were seated by Hunter Niemi and Jonathan Wells, both also of Tulsa.
A reception at Next Level Events followed the ceremony. The buffet table held a large arrangement of moviestar roses, mango calla lilies, bells of Ireland, snapdragons, hydrangeas and hypericum. Guest tables held floating candles and arrangements of wedding flowers.
The bride is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Tulsa with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration. She is a buyer for Dillard’s.
The groom also has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from the university, where he was a member of Sigma Chi. He is employed as valuation director for Blackwood Team Realty.
After a honeymoon in Chicago, the couple will reside in Little Rock.
High Profile, Pages 48 on 09/22/2013
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