Ms. Jessica Marie Jeffers and Mr. Thomas Michael Bell both of Camden were united in marriage on July 16, 2011 at the Historic Robert Mills Courthouse in Camden. The six o’clock double ring ceremony was officiated by Mrs. Ruth Davis.
The bride, daughter of Mr. Andrew Jeffers of Cassatt and Ms. Denise Jeffers of Camden, is the granddaughter of the late Thomas B. Jeffers and Mrs. Ruby Jeffers of Elgin and the late Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Cross of Camden. She is a graduate of Thomson High School.
The bridegroom, son of Mr. Ronald Bell of Camden and Ms. Nancy Shuler of Garden City, is the grandson of the late Mr. Robert Bell and Mrs. Louise Bell of Camden and the late Mr. and Mrs. Willis Munn of Camden. He is a Camden High School graduate and is currently employed at Camden Automotive and Diesel Services.
The musical selection for the ceremony included the traditional wedding march.
The bride, given in marriage by her parents, wore an Oleg Cassini gown with a strapless satin bodice with beaded embroidery, organza ball gown skirt and chapel train. A cathedral veil was coordinated with a two tier fingertip veil. She carried small and large pink roses and hydrangeas complete with a rainbow hand blown glass hummingbird.
The matron of honor was Amanda Kelly of Camden. She wore a strapless satin ball gown
with side ruching and beaded bodice and carried small pink roses and hydrangeas.
Bridesmaids included Karen Brazell of Columbia and Gabby Shuler of Garden City. Their costumes matched that of the honor attendant.
The best man was Ronald Bell of Camden.
Groomsmen included Brian Bell of Rembert and Jason Cross of Camden.
The flower girl was Madeline Jeffers of Cassatt.
The ring bearer was Chad Cross of Palm Harbor, FL.