Leslie Anne Watson of Columbia, South Carolina, and Jordan Macdonald Myers also of Columbia were married Saturday, April 30, 2011. Rev. Jeff Kersey officiated the six o’clock ceremony at Trenholm Road United Methodist Church in Columbia. A reception followed at Seibels House and Gardens.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Michael Watson, Jr. of Leesville, South Carolina. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Robert Michael Watson, Sr., and the late Mr. Watson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Young. A graduate of the University of South Carolina, Leslie has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She is employed by First Citizens Bank in Columbia, South Carolina.
The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Banks Myers of Camden, South Carolina. He is the grandson of Mrs. Richard Calvin Myers and the late Mr. Myers, and the late Dr. and Mrs. James Macdonald, III. A graduate of Clemson University, Jordan has a Bachelor of Science in Management. He is employed by C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. in Columbia, South Carolina.
The bride was escorted by her father and presented in marriage by her parents.
The maid of honor was Miss Jennifer Renee Hawkins of Camden, South Carolina. The matrons of honor were Mrs. Elizabeth Mausser Cruse of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina and Mrs. Jennifer Wooten McGill of Columbia, South Carolina.
The attendants were Miss Sarah Elizabeth Collins of Greenville, South Carolina, Miss Jennifer Elizabeth Porth of Greenville, South Carolina and Mrs. Katherine Cuppia Phifer of Beaufort, South Carolina.
The reader was Mrs. Lori Baird Myers of Columbia, South Carolina.
The program attendants were Miss Lauren Marie Orr of Charleston, South Carolina and Miss Coleman Lee Ross of Columbia, South Carolina.
The guest book attendant was Miss Kathryn Elizabeth Orr of Charleston, South Carolina.
The best men were Mr. Thomas Banks Myers, father of the bridegroom, as well as Mr. Thomas Owen Myers and Mr. Patrick Jenkins Myers, both brothers of the bridegroom.
The groomsmen were Mr. William Alexander Jennings of Columbia, South Carolina, Mr. Robert Michael Watson, III of Greenville, South Carolina, Mr. Jonathan Thomas Wright of Breckenridge, Colorado and Mr. Jason Adden Stegner of Vansant, Virginia.
The music was provided by Mrs. Sarah Fletcher, organist.
A rehearsal dinner was given by the groom’s parents at The Capital City Club in Columbia, South Carolina.