First Posted: 11/4/2011
Katherine Leigh Jordan of Tyner and Tyler Jeffrey Collins of Pembroke were married at 6:30 p.m. on April 30 at the North Carolina Aquarium. The Rev. Ron Parr officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Bill and Melanie Jordan of Tyner and the granddaughter of Eugene and Vivian Jordan, and Rudolph and Shirley Perry. She attended John A. Holmes High School and N.C. State University.
The groom is the son of Dr. Jeff and Sybil Collins and the grandson of Praeford and the late Lendora Lowery and the late James and Betty Collins. He attended Purnell Swett High School, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He works for Collins and Lowery Rental Office.
Bridesmaids were Mandy Wellons; Brooke Harris; Kendall Tripp; Dr. Jessica Collins Sampson; Whitney Collins; Nicole Nixon and Stuart Lee.
The best man was Benjamin Collins, and groomsmen were Darren Deeje; Kennan Collins; Harrison Sweat; Jordan Sampson; Dustin Lowery and Heath Jordan.
Krista Perry and Jane Parr provided music for the ceremony.
The wedding was directed by Collen Miller and Marcheta Sawyer.
A rehearsal dinner was held at Kellys restaurant in Nags Head, Outer Banks, hosted by Dr. Jeff and Sybil Collins.
Following a trip to a Sandals Resort in Antigua, the couple resides in Lumberton.