Mossey - Herring
WARRENTON — Lesley R. Herring of Raleigh and James A. Mossey of Raleigh exchanged vows in a double-ring ceremony May 23 at 4 p.m. at Magnolia Manor Plantation, with the Rev. Coy Brock officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Jim Herring and the late Rommie E. Herring of Mount Olive and the granddaughter of Nell Herring, the late Atlas “Jack” Herring, Thelma Reaves and the late Lloyd Reaves of Mount Olive.
She graduated from North Duplin High School and Wayne Community College. She is employed as general manager at Petco in Knightdale.
The groom is the son of Dr. Joseph and Glennis Mossey of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alberta and an MBA from the University of Victoria. He received his commission in the Royal Canadian Navy.
The bride was escorted and given in marriage by her mother.
She wore a formal satin gown adorned with a beaded floral design. The fitted waistline led to a floor-length skirt that swept to a sweep train.
Her headpiece was a one-tiered veil of silk illusion with satin along the edges.
The bride carried a bouquet of miniature green hydrangeas adorned with white roses and blue ribbons.
Jennifer Misenheimer was matron of honor.
Bridesmaids were Sara Thornton, sister of the bride, and Emily Outlaw cousin of the bride.
Darius Naigamwalla was his friend’s best man.
Groomsmen were Craig Sorochuk and Don Misenheimer, friends of the groom.
Ushers were Mathew Mossey, brother of the groom, and Keith Carter, friend of the groom.
Cindy Thornton, niece of the bride was flower girl.
Presiding at the register was Gina Celeri.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Magnolia Manor Plantation.
After a wedding trip to Maui, the couple resides in Raleigh.
Events held before the wedding included a bridal shower April 26 hosted by the bride’s mother and family.
By News-Argus Staff
Published in Weddings on June 28, 2009 2:00 AM