Ussery, Lee

November 21, 2012 


Jacquelyn Catherine Ussery and Stephen Edward Lee of Raleigh, N.C., were married Oct. 13, 2012, at The Parrish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort. The Rev. Mark Avera and the Rev. William A. McCutchen III officiated. A reception was held at Berkeley Hall in Bluffton. The bride is the daughter Mr. and Mrs. John William Ussery of Hilton Head Island. She graduated from North Carolina State University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in communication and works as a tennis instructor at Raleigh Racquet Club and RDU Tennis. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Cyrus Field Lee Jr. of Bailey, N.C. He graduate magna cum laude from North Carolina State University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in business administration and a concentration in finance. He works as a financial analyst with Cisco Systems. The bride was given away by her father, John William Ussery. Jordan Ussery Smith of New York City, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Rachel Lee Brady of Raleigh, N.C., and Rebekah Viser Lee of Bailey, N.C., sisters of groom; Erin Gardner Ussery of Bluffton and Margaret Moseley Ussery of Atlanta, sisters-in-law of the bride; Emily Keaton Dyar of Hilton Head Island; Kendall Avary Hack of Hilton Head Island; Aylin Catherine Seyalioglu of Atlanta; Sarah Lawrence SImmons of Durham, N.C.; and Heather Elizabeth WIllis of Nashville, Tenn. The groom’s father, Cyrus Field Lee Jr., was best man. Groomsmen were Cyrus Andrew Lee of Raleigh, N.C., Joshua Mills Lee of Bailey, N.C., and Samuel Langston Lee of Bailey, N.C., brothers of the groom; Jeffrey Robert Ussery of Atlanta, and John William Ussery of Bluffton, brothers of the bride; Casey Franklin Baker of Raleigh, N.C.; Samuel Jake Gray of Raleigh, N.C.; Abraham Levi Lawson of Aurora Ill; Brandon Taylor Long of Raleigh, N.C., and Samuel VanKeuren Marshall of Raleigh, N.C. Flower girl was Eliza Jordan Smith, niece of the bride, and ring bearers were John William Ussery III, Finely Matthew Ussery and Austin Webb Smith, nephews of the bride. The couple honeymooned in St. Lucia in the British West Indies and will reside in Raleigh, N.C.

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