Posted on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 9:28 am


Mr. and Mrs. Brian Norris Dyke. (Contributed photo)

The marriage of Mildred Lee Sanford of Kinsale, Va., daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. Bobby Sanford of Kinsale, Va. to Brian Norris Dyke of Heathsville, Va., son of Mr. and Mrs. Norris M. Dyke of Ashland, took place Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Nomini Baptist Church, Templemans, Montross, Va. The Reverend Dr. Guy Mattox officiated the double ring ceremony.

The bride is the granddaughter of Mildred Marks Sanford of Kinsale, Va. The groom is the grandson of Mary Opal Dyke of Ashland.

The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents.

Mrs. Tiffany Y. Ball, friend of the bride, was the matron of honor. Mrs. Margaret M. Terry, cousin of the bride, and Mrs. Kristen D. Cockrell, sister of the groom were bridesmaids.

Miss Melanie E. J. Terry, cousin of the bride, was junior bridesmaid. Master J.B. Whitley, son of the bride, was ring bearer.

Mr. John Fry, III, friend of the groom, was best man. Mr. Jerry Fry, friend of the groom, and Mr. A. Myles Cockrell, brother-in-law of the groom, were groomsmen.

Mrs. Linda Catlett, aunt of the groom, was mistress of ceremonies.

Traditional wedding music was provided by Mrs. Diana Fite, church organist.

The reception, catered by Mrs. Barbara H. Saunders, was held in the church social hall.

The rehearsal dinner, hosted by the parents of the groom, was held at Waterways Restaurant in Heathsville.

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