Lauren Ashley Holmes and John Webb Hunter were married March 22 at Swann Lake Stables in Birmingham. Dr. Sam Tate, uncle of the bride, officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Holmes of Hoover. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Louise Supple of Hurtsboro and the late Mr. Jimmy Supple and the late Mrs. Mildred Supple of Hurtsboro as well as the late Mr. Frank Holmes Sr. and Ms. Marilyn Holmes of Cusseta, Ga.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Hunter of Vestavia Hills. He is the grandson of Mrs. John W. Proffitt of Maryville, Tenn., the late Mrs. Martha Sherer Proffitt and the late Mr. John W. Proffitt of Maryville as well as the late Mr. Hugh Hunter Sr. of Mountain Brook and the late Mr. and Mrs. David Hamilton of Mountain Brook.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a Marisa dress made of ivory Alencon lace and charmeuse with a silhouette keyhole back and sweetheart neckline. The floor-length mermaid skirt had a chapel-length lace train. The bride wore an ivory fingertip-length veil borrowed from her sister.
Stephanie Holmes Watkins, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Christy Robinson Davis, Courtney Sturm Gibbs, Kate Russell Lyle and Michelle Mummert. Emma Tate, cousin of the bride, and Blakely Lyle were flower girls.
Grayson Hunter, brother of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Travis McArdle, Kevin McCroskey, Jonathan Norman and Dave Sarver. Lochran Hunter and Parcus Hunter, cousins of the groom, were ring bearers.
After a honeymoon trip to Saint Lucia, the couple live in Birmingham.