WEDDING: Peck- Decker

Published 10:04 pm Saturday, April 27, 2013



Mary Page Peck and Brian Robert Decker were married Saturday, the twenty seventh of April at 6:00 in the evening at First United Methodist Church in Washington, NC. The Reverend James Edwin Martin III officiated. A reception, hosted by the bride’s parents, followed the ceremony at the home of the bride’s parents.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brantley Peck Jr. of Washington, NC. Grandparents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. William Howard Page of Washington, NC and Dr. & Mrs. Robert Brantley Peck of Greenville, NC.

The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Sean Kelly and Mr. Steven Robert Decker of Wadsworth, Oh. Grandparents are Mrs. Robert Warren Decker and the late Mr. Decker, Mrs. Robert Joseph Kelly and the late Mr. Kelly and the late Mr. and Mrs. Luther Buford Keller.

Escorted by her father, the bride wore a sleeveless, ivory satin and silk faced chapel length ball gown featuring a v-neck and open back accented by a crystal and pearl beaded bodice. She wore a garter fashioned from remnants of her maternal great grandmother’s mother of the bride dress. Her all white bouquet was comprised of tulips, roses and hydrangeas.

The bride’s sisters, Randall Peck Davis of Wilmington, N.C., and Caroline Brantley Peck of Greenville, N.C., served as matron and maid of honor, respectively. Bridesmaids were Madison Murray Carlos of Nashville, Tn., Lindsay Paige Farber of West Hollywood, Ca., Nancy Catherine Graves of Boston, Ma., Amanda Marie Kitchen of Washington, D.C., Carmen Spivey Lowman of Raleigh, N.C., Carly Clarissa Phillips of Washington, D.C., Alexandra Leslie Speros of Nashville, Tn., and Megan Elizabeth Wickham of Denver, Co.

Brandon Steve Decker, the groom’s brother, served as best man. Groomsmen were Joseph Albert Hunter Davis of Wilmington, N.C. the groom’s brother in law; Michael Daniel Fuller of Akron, Oh., the groom’s brother in law; Taylor Todd Kelly of Wadsworth, Oh., the groom’s step brother; Christopher Stephen Lowman of Raleigh, N.C., Kyle Edward Wray of Raleigh, N.C., Matthew Dale Pind of Garner, N.C., and Joshua Aaron Zimmerlin of Centerville, Oh.

During the wedding weekend, the couple were honored with a bridal luncheon, on Friday, at the home of Mrs. Swanson Graves and hosted by the “Queen Bees”, a rehearsal dinner cruise down the Pamlico River on the Belle of Washington hosted by the groom’s parents, and an after

Friends of the bride’s family hosted a rehearsal party at the Estuarium of North Carolina. Prior to the wedding, friends of the groom’s family hosted a couples’ dinner and shower at the home of the groom’s parents. The same weekend, the groomsmen took a trip to Cleveland, Oh. which was hosted by the groom’s brother, while the groom’s sister and sister in law hosted a “girls overnight getaway” to the family house at Lake Erie.

The bride is a graduate of East Carolina University and serves as office manager for Stansell Dentistry. The groom received his undergraduate degree from Wright State University and will receive his MBA in May. He is employed as an area manager for Mobile Mini.

After a honeymoon trip to Playa Mujeres, Mexico, the couple will reside in Raleigh, N.C.