Olivia Christine Hutchinson and Benjamin Groves Bradford were married Saturday, July 27, 2013 in a 5:00 afternoon ceremony held at Tuscumbia First United Methodist Church with Bro. Tom Whatley officiating. A reception followed at the Tuscumbia Depot Round House.
The bride is the daughter of Patrick Thomas and Rebecca Ann Harris Hutchinson. She is the granddaughter of the late James Harold Harris and the late Hallie Louise Barnette Harris and Thomas Doran Hutchinson and the late Elizabeth Mary Hutchinson.
The groom is the son of Roger Max and Debbie Bell Bradford of Muscle Shoals. He is the grandson of Billy Nathaniel and Hilda Terry Bradford of Muscle Shoals and Patricia Leonard Bell and the late Julius Edward Bell of Thomaston, Ga.
Matron of honor was Ashton Coker of Auburn, sorority sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Katie Duvall of Denver, Colo., Disney college program roommate; Allison Russo of Mobile, cousin of the bride; Paige Carrigan of Nashville, Tenn. and Ashley Runyon of Atlanta, Ga., friends of the bride. Flower girls were Maddie Bryant of Nashville, Tenn., friend of the bride, and Maggie Hutchinson of Nashville, Tenn., cousin of the bride.
Best man was the groom's brother, Davis Nathaniel Bradford, Birmingham, AL. Groomsmen were Cale Choat, Cody Fuller and Jackson Davis of Muscle Shoals, Willie Hovater of Birmingham, and Mitch Mitchell of Auburn, all friends of the groom. Ring bearer was Colin Bryant of Nashville, Tenn., friend of the couple.
Floral designer was Dawn Hillard and caterer was Stacy Oliver. Photographers were Lori and Jerry Woolfolk of Soul Catching Photography.
Ben and Olivia graduated from Muscle Shoals High School and Auburn University. Olivia received a BA in Public Relations and is employed at the Ryman Auditorium. Ben received a BS in Horticulture and Landscape Design and is employed by Russell Landscape Group, LLC in Nashville, Tennessee.
Published in the Florence Times Daily on August 10, 2013