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Miss. Zimmerman, Mr. Kain wed
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Miss Lauren Kay Zimmerman

Lauren Kay Zimmerman and William Donnelly Kain, both of Decatur, Georgia, were married Saturday, June 1, 2013 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Columbia, South Carolina. The 2 p.m. ceremony was officiated by Father Alexander McDonald.

The reception followed the double ring ceremony at the Capital City Club.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Zimmerman of Camden, South Carolina.

She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Laetitia Zimmer and the late Mr. George Zimmer of Greenwood, Indiana and the late Mr. and Mrs. Harold J. Zimmerman of Amherst, Ohio, and step granddaughter of Norma M. Zimmerman of Lorain, Ohio.

The groom is the son of Mrs. Susan Lane Groff Kain and the late Mr. John Joseph Kain of North Augusta, South Carolina.

He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. John James Kain of Swampscott, Massachusetts and the late Mrs. Juanita S. Macky of North Augusta, Georgia, and the late Mr. Edward Lane Groff of Greenville, South Carolina.

Gretchen Tarrance and Kristin Nettles, both of Columbia, South Carolina and both sisters of the bride were the matrons of honor.

Bridesmaids were Miss Ashley Johnson of New York, New York, Miss Meredith Little of Camden, South Carolina, Mrs. Lindsay Frost of Lugoff, South Carolina, Miss Lauren Beckham of Columbia, South Carolina and Miss Allison Platte of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Honorary bridesmaids were Miss Jessica Rook of Charleston, South Carolina, Miss Meriwether Jones of Columbia, South Carolina, and Miss Megan Odom of Greenville, South Carolina.

The best man was the brother of the groom, Mr. John Kain, of North Augusta, South Carolina.

The ushers and groomsmen were Mr. Lee Malchow, Mr. Adam Ribock, Mr. James Leonard, Mr. John Douglas, Mr. Heath Newsome, Mr. Willie Pereira, Mr. Patrick Nordmann and Mr. Blake Elder.

Julia Moore was the organist and vocalist for the ceremony.

The bride received her Doctorate of Pharmacy in 2012 from the USC College of Pharmacy and is currently employed as a Community Pharmacy Resident with Mercer University and Kroger Pharmacy.

The groom received a BS in Accounting and Finance from USC in 2009 with a CPA.

He is employed as a Loss Share Accountant with Fidelity Bank in Atlanta, Georgia.

The couple honeymooned in Playa Mujeres, Mexico.