Rebecca Lauren Geiger (Lauren), born and raised in Lugoff, SC, but now of Nashville, Tenn., and Walter Garrett Honea (Garrett), born and raised in Taft, Tenn., but now of Nashville, Tenn., were united in marriage June 23, 2012 at Old Wide Awake Plantation in Hollywood, SC. Rev. Phil McCoy officiated at the 5:30 p.m. ceremony. A reception followed at Old Wide Awake Plantation.
The bride, daughter of Mrs. Becky Geiger and the late Robbie Geiger of Lugoff, SC, is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred Barnes of Camden and Mrs. Joan Geiger and the late Bobby Geiger of Lugoff. She attended Winthrop University and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Integrated Marketing Communications and she works with Nashville’s Bass, Berry & Sims, PLC in the marketing and business development department.
The bridegroom, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Honea of Taft, Tenn., is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Snoddy of Kelso, Tenn., Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Honea of Taft, Tenn., and the late Ms. Gwen Honea of Taft, Tenn. He attended Middle Tennessee State University where he earned a bachelor’s degree with a concentration in business administration. He is currently in his second year at Nashville School of Law.
The bride, given in marriage by her brother Bobby Geiger, wore a Casablanca Wedding Dress. It is Southern, beautiful and traditional. This lace gown has a sweetheart neckline, a fit-and-flare silhouette and just the right amount of sparkle. The lace of the semi-cathedral train extends beyond the satin lining to complement the romanticism. This stunning creation is sure to make any bride feel special. The fabric is beaded lace over satin and the colors were ivory/ivory. She carried a tight floral ball of white and green hydrangeas and white roses.
The maid of honor was Jennifer Ogburn of Lugoff.
The bridesmaids were Ellen Clemmons of Charleston; Caitlin Collie of Boerne, Tex.; Hope Craven of Rock Hill; Mary Carolyn Frith of Columbia; Laura Paulo of Lugoff; Allison Viverito of Washington; and Claudia Whitehorn of Nashville, Tenn. They wore two different dresses by Alfred Sung. Both were midnight Dupioni cocktail length, one strapless with matching wide waistband and pleated skirt with pockets at side seams and the other a v-neck with matching empire waistband. All bridesmaids wore brown cowboy boots. They carried a tight floral ball of green hydrangeas, orange gerbera daisies, orange lilies, hot pink roses and buds.
The best man was Caleb Gulley of Fayetteville, Tenn.
The groomsmen were Christopher Carter of Murfressboro, Tenn.; Bobby Geiger of Lugoff; Ramzi Halim of Nashville; Jared Honea of Tampa, Fla.; Joey Johnson of Mulberry, Tenn.; Charles Kidd of Fayetteville, Tenn.; and Lance Wagner of Murfressboro, Tenn.
After a 7-day Carnival Cruise to the Caribbean, the couple will reside in Nashville, Tenn.