Way and Powell unite in marriage

Mrs. John Gatling Powell

Elizabeth Davis Way and John Gatling Powell were united in marriage at 4:30 pm on Nov. 7, 2015 in Awendaw. The Reverend Catherine Ravenel Powell officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was escorted by her father, Mr. Granville Smith Way III.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Alden Huggins of Summerville, and Mr. Granville Smith Way III and Dr. Alice Maxine Boylan of Charleston. She is the granddaughter of Julia Eadon Gibson and the late Dr. Thomas Paul Gibson, Jr. of Hanahan, and Dr. Granville Smith Way, Jr. and the late Sarah Jamison Way of Summerville.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jackson Powell III of Greenville, N.C. He is the grandson of the late Joseph Graham and Lucy Gatling Pollock of Gatesville, N.C., and Catherine Gant Powell and the late Robert Jackson Powell, Jr. of Washington, N.C.

The maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Jessica Eadon Way of Charleston. Bridesmaids were Sonny June Way of Charleston and Catherine Powell Box of Jackson, Miss.

The best man was the groom’s father, Robert Jackson Powell III of Greenville, N.C. Groomsmen were Graham Pollock Powell of Charleston and Robert Jackson Powell IV of Greenville, N.C.

The ushers were Jason Kristopher Box of Jackson, Miss. and Lance Riddick Waverly Lynch of Charleston.

The flower girls were Margaret Miden Meares, Harper Mae Phillips, Gray Alexander Phillips, Wellington Anne Phillips and Elizabeth Dallas Wood.