William H. Bill Bollin III, son of Elinor Caddell Bollin and the late Charles Robert Bollin, and Fran Heyward Marscher, daughter of Margaret Hair Heyward and the late Daniel Hasell Heyward Jr., were married on the bluff at high tide in Buckingham Landing Aug. 31, 2011.
The Rev. John Miller of Chapel Without Walls performed the ceremony.
Bill Bollin moved to the Lowcountry with his family in the early 1970s. After he graduated from Emory University, his family started Ellie and Bills Catering, which operated on Hilton Head Island for more than 30 years. It retired earlier this year.
Fran Marscher grew up in Bluffton. After graduating from the University of South Carolina, she taught school, worked in the newspaper business and retired after 10 years as editor of The Island Packet.
Guests for the exchange of vows were Elinor Ellie Bollin; Joan Caddell, aunt of the groom, both of Hilton Head Island; also Margaret Heyward and Leigh Horan, daughter of the bride, both of Bluffton. Margaret Daniel Smith, the brides second daughter, lives in Brevard, N.C.
The couple will make their home at Buckingham and in Bakersville, N.C.