Melissa Bains Appleton and Douglas Lee Rollins III were married March 16, 2013 at the Vue on 30a in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. The Rev. Andrew Ray Clayton officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mrs. William Bains Appleton and the late Mr. William Bains Appleton of Augusta, Ga. She is the granddaughter of the late Mrs. Irma Stone Morse and the late Mr. Joseph Hilburn Stone, both of Marianna, Fla., and of Ms. Madeleine Bains Appleton of Albertville, the late Mr. Jack Gower Appleton Sr. of Atlanta and Mrs. Ann Appleton Winegardner of Memphis, Tenn.
The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Lee Rollins Jr. of Birmingham. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cary Logan Sr. of Birmingham and the late Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Lee Rollins Sr. of Enterprise.
The bride was given in marriage by her uncle, Jack Gower Appleton Jr. of Atlanta. She chose Caroline Green Williams of Atlanta as her matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Mary Catherine Rollins Ferguson, sister of the groom; Elizabeth Smith Bolen, Maury Fontaine Donovan, Sara Geisking McAlister and Whitney Wilberger Voltz, all of Birmingham; Elizabeth Pilgreen Mazyck of Montgomery and Katelin Walker McCrory of Washington, D.C. The flower girl was Ann Fulton Ferguson, niece of the groom, of Birmingham.
The groom chose his father as best man. Groomsmen were William Scott Appleton, brother of the bride, of Augusta; Frederick Gilbert Ferguson, brother-in-law of the groom, of Birmingham; Robert Isaac Cannon, cousin of the groom, of Enterprise; Rufus Edward Elliott IV and Robert Morris Sher of Birmingham and Branham McGraw Moore of Tuscaloosa.
Program attendants were Catherine Lee McClimans, Sarah Gibson McClimans, Nanne Caroline McClimans, Alan James McDonald Jr., Elizabeth Ann McDonald and Lucy Rollins McDonald, all of Dothan.
The couple live in Birmingham.