Allison Kate O’Brien and Chad Dodson Granger were married Nov. 5, 2011 at The Reserve at Oak Bowery in Auburn. Reverend Scott Bowen of First Presbyterian Church in Opelika officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Andrew O’Brien of Hoover. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Dodson Granger Jr. of Birmingham.
Given in marriage by her father, she wore a fit and flare gown of white Point d’ Esprit Alecon lace. The strapless bodice had a lace scallop at the neckline. A pale ivory ribbon of silk satin encircled her waist. The lace scallop was repeated at the edge of the flared skirt which swept to a chapel length train. Her veil of illusion was trimmed with Alecon lace.
The maid of honor was Megan Lindsey O’Brien of Memphis, Tenn., sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Mandie Granger Barrett of Wetumpka and Mary Katherine Granger of Birmingham, sisters of the groom; Jahnna Rae Hall of Macon, Ga.; Haviland Blair Milling of Atlanta; Sarah Lewis Molony of Birmingham; and Laura Michelle O’Brien of Auburn, sister of the bride.
Flower girls were Harlie Grace Barrett and Baylie Kate Barrett, nieces of the groom.
The flower girls’ dresses were handmade by the mother of the groom.
The father of the groom was his son’s best man. Groomsmen were Adam Johnston Newton and Robert Westbrook Bannon of Auburn; Benjamin Stanford Jackson of Dallas; Brett Justin Granger of Destin, Fla., brother of the groom; Brian Eugene Barrett of Wetumpka; and Chase Caldwell Newton of Orange Beach.
After a honeymoon trip to St. Lucia, the couple lives in Auburn.