The marriage of Allison Renee Johnson, daughter of Walter and Vicki Johnson of Mechanicsville, to Matthew William Skelton, son of Jim and Martha Skelton of Montpelier, took place Saturday, May 18, 2013 at historic Summer Hill Farm in Hanover County. Jim Skelton, father of the groom officiated.
The bride is the granddaughter of Denise and Ronald Hall of Montpelier and Connie Johnson and the late Richard Johnson also of Montpelier. The groom is the grandson of Hazel Creech and Joe Wiley of Elmont and James Skelton of California.
The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents. Her maid of honor was her sister, Jamie Johnson. Friends of the bride, Jessica Brooks and Meredith Brooks were her bridesmaids.
J.D. Skelton was his brother’s best man. Friends of the groom, Stephen Duke and Eric Hancock were groomsmen.
The rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom’s parents, Martha and Jim Skelton at Hanover Tavern. The reception was hosted by the bride’s parents at Summer Hill Farm.
The bride graduated from Mary Washington University in Fredericksburg. The groom attends Virginia Commonwealth University. The couple will honeymoon in St. Thomas and reside in Henrico.