Announcements & Celebrations

Thomas, Williams

Catherine L. Thomas and Edward D. Williams of Lady’s Island were married at 4 p.m. Sept. 22, 2012, on the waterfront at Traditions on Parris Island.

Pastor Eugene Smith of Sumter officiated.

The bride is the daughter of David and Annette Thomas of Ridgeland. The groom is the son of Dean Williams of Lady’s Island and Gina King of Georgia.

The bride was given in marriage by her father. Maid of honor was Kayla Thomas of Lady’s Island, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were: Lindsay Tolar of Wilmington, N.C., Kerrin Whittle of Pendleton, Anson Marcotte of Charlotte, N.C., Amanda Eastham and Ashley Lentz of Columbia and Lynne Flint of Fairbanks, Alaska.

Best man was Robert Williams of Lady’s Island, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Todd Carusillo, Anthony Aten, Mac Chaplin, Robbie Sofaly, Steven Tinsley and Jack Ferries, all of Beaufort. Flower girl was Navch Paris, niece of the groom. Ring bearer was Aaron Thomas, son of the bride.

The bride is a graduate of Ridgeview High School, Columbia and a graduate of Anderson University with a degree in psychology. She is a training specialist at Beaufort County Disabilities and Special Needs.

The groom is a 2004 graduate of Beaufort High School. He is employed by Nit Pickers II Cabinet Co.

Following a honeymoon to Universal Studios, Orlando, Fla., the couple will reside on Lady’s Island.