Gillilan, Carico exchange vows

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Josh Randall Carico and Brandy Lee Gillilan were united in marriage May 7, 2011, at Cliffview Church of God in Galax. The Rev. D.G. Fox performed the double-ring ceremony.
The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents.

The bride’s parents are Bruce and Mary Jo Gillilan of Fletcher, Vt. Her grandparents are Meredith Gillilan of Fletcher, Vt., and the late Cleon Gillilan and Grace Pigeon of Florida and the late Leo Pigeon.
The groom’s parents are Randall and Sharon Carico of Galax. His grandparents are Jewell Carico and the late Oakley Carico of Galax and Dorothy Lowe of Low Gap, N.C., and the late Wayne Elliott.
Amy Havreluk, cousin of the bride, served as matron of honor.
Randall Carico, father of the groom, was best man.
Ushers were Travis Bowers, Frankie Roop, friends of the groom; and Brian, Brad and Brett Gillilan, brothers of the bride.
A reception followed in the Family Life Center behind the church.
After a honeymoon trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn., the couple resides in Galax.
Pre-nuptial events were:
March: A wedding shower was hosted by her family in Vermont.
April 23: A wedding/household shower was hosted by the groom’s mother.