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FRIES — Cory Shane Smith and Elena Carol Brewer were united in marriage July 31 at Grace Baptist Church in Fries.
Pastor Ben Haga performed the double ring ceremony.
The bride was escorted by her brother, Jamie Brewer, and given in marriage by her parents and brother.
The bride’s parents are Doug and Glenda Forester of Galax, and the late James “Jimmy” Brewer.
The groom’s parents are Charles and Sue Smith of Fries.
Jeanie McKnight, friend of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Crystal Isom, Kristen Smith and Beth Horton.
Harmony McCraw, niece of the groom, served as flower girl.
Charles Smith, father of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Patrick Hill, Cody Moore and Nathan Cline.
Ring bearers were Andrew Payne, nephew of the bride; and Jayden McCraw, nephew of the groom.
A reception was held at the church’s reception hall.
The couple took a honeymoon to Boone, N.C., and resides in Austinville.