Courtney Blythe Bailey and Erik Michael Maas were married Aug. 10, 2013, at Trinity United Methodist Church. Dr. Andrew Wolfe and the Rev. Bud Precise officiated the ceremony. A reception followed at The Club of Birmingham.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tim Christopher Bailey of Homewood. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Michael Maas of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore an ivory silk and lace gown by Los Angeles designer Jenny Lee. The strapless gown had a re-embroidered French Alencon lace bodice and peplum. A silk organza band encircled her waist and had a lace and flower embellishment. The silk faille skirt was close to the body and swept to a chapel-length train. A cathedral-length veil with her monogram embroidered at the bottom that was previously worn by her sister completed her ensemble. The bride carried a bouquet of peonies, roses, hydrangeas and freesia. Attached to the bouquet were picture charms of her deceased grandparents.
Matron of honor was Caroline Bailey Fikes, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jenna Gaddis Bailey, Kristin Renee Bailey, Robin Lynn Von Hagel, Kristin Yvonne Maas, Cassie Amanda Moore and Kimberly Joan Wood.
Best man was Matthew Edward Hancock. Groomsmen were Christopher Harrison Bailey, Brent Michael Cochran, Shawn David Komisarek and Chandler Neil Rose.
Ushers were Rocky Christopher Fikes, Richard Todd Parten and David Joseph Smelcer.
Flower girls were Maggie Katherine Bailey, Brittany Lourice Cochran and Teagan Lea Cochran.
Ring bearers were Christopher Cooper Bailey, Harrison Matthew Fikes and Eli Kenneth Fikes. Crucifer was Max Powell Galvin.
Program and guest book attendants were Khristian Hartlea Adams Harrison and Demi Rebecca Lynn Dees.
Lay reading was provided by Mary DeCole McDonald and Richard Michael Maas.
Music was provided by Scott Brooks, Theresa McKibben, Scott Robertson, Anna Underwood, Dr. Leonard Candelaria, Jamie McLemore, Kathleen Ryan and the Trinity String Quartet.
After a honeymoon trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, the couple live in Calera.