Tue, 08/11/2009 - 3:26pm
By: The Citizen


Brigette Nicole Lindsey of Columbia, S.C., and Derek Marsh Gleason of Peachtree City were married April 25, 2009, in Lexington, S.C. The Rev. Riley W. Eubank performed the ceremony. Following the ceremony, the parents of the bride hosted a reception in the Carriage House and gardens of 403 North Lake Events.

The bride, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William N. Lindsey Jr. of Columbia, is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Douglas Glass, and Mrs. Ruth T. Lindsey and the late William N. Lindsey Sr., all of Locust Grove. She earned a B.S. in biology cum laude from Furman University. She recently completed her third year of medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and is pursuing a dual M.D./M.P.H.

The groom, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Gleason of Peachtree City, is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Marsh of Altoona, Pa., and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Gleason of Conneaut, Ohio. He earned a B.A. in history and B.A. in Spanish cum laude from Furman University. He earned an M.A. in Latin American and Caribbean studies at Indiana University. He is the assistant soccer coach for Columbia College in Columbia, S.C.

The bride, escorted by her father, wore her mother’s wedding dress and illusion veil. The dress was a formal gown of white silk organza over peau de soie fashioned with a scooped neckline, fitted waistline and circular skirt which swept back into a chapel length train. The fingertip length veil was attached to a wide headband covered with matching lace, which replaced the original camelot cap. She carried a bouquet of delphinium, hydrangea, daises, roses, and mums.

Maid of honor was Kate Sakolosky. Bridesmaids were Gretchen Hach, Melanie Jeffries, Diana Marino, Kristine Tenini, Greta Thielen and Rebecca Van Wyke. The flower girl was Bess Shuler.

Best man was Josh Gleason, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Christopher Fowler, Robert Huefner, Chad Lindsey, brother of the bride, and Ryan Webb. Ushers were Nathaniel Kenny, Andrew King, Patrick Mieritz and Davis Tate.

The couple honeymooned in Cape San Blas, Fla., and will reside in Columbia, S.C.

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