Abby Danielle Farmer and William Francis Barrett IV were married at 5:30 p.m. July 28, 2012, in an outdoor ceremony overlooking Mobile Bay in Gulf Shores, Ala. The Rev. John Burkhardt officiated. The bride is the daughter of Luanne and Troy Peterson and Dan Farmer of Gulf Shores. The groom is the son of Joan and William Barrett of Bluffton.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents.
Bridesmaids were Ashley Barrett, sister of the groom, of Bluffton, Hope Britt, cousin of the bride, of San Antonio, Texas, Heather Peacock, cousin of the bride, of Montgomery, Texas, and Lindsay Cokel of Birmingham, Ala.
The groom’s father was best man.
Groomsmen were Jordan Farmer, brother of the bride, of Gulf Shores, Ross Glendye of Savannah and Will Hebson of Birmingham.
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Gulf Shores High School. She received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Samford University. She is employed by St. Francis Health System in Greenville as a Registered Nurse in oncology.
The groom is a 2006 graduate of Hilton Head Christian Academy. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Master of Science in Environmental Management from Samford University. He is a second-year medical student at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in Spartanburg.
A reception was held at Cobalt Restaurant. The couple will honeymoon on Grand Cayman Island and live in Spartanburg.