Milner Benedict Owens and Joseph Martin Staub were married Jan. 22, 2011, at half after eleven in the morning at the Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham. The Very Reverend Frank M. Limehouse officiated.
A wedding brunch followed at the Country Club of Birmingham. The flowers were done by Birmingham designer Buffy Hargett.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rhett Owens. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. James Paul Staub of Chickamauga, Ga.
The bride, wearing an Italian ivory satin gown with a cathedral-length train, was given in marriage by her father. Gunter Davis Owens, sister-in-law of the bride, was matron of honor.
Bridesmaids were Katherine Winscott Arnheim, Rebecca Jean Patterson Grubman, Rachel Jean Halligan, Rachel Walton Knowlton, Marguerite Lee Lucas, Allie Franks Matthews, Susan McArthur Jones, Erin St. Clair Nolen, Emily Beth Rousso, Haleigh Stratton Sherbak and Sonia Suhas Talathi.
The groom’s father served as best man. Groomsmen were Cody Allen Averbeck; Payton McCurry Bradford; Julian Victor Dossche; Charles Corey Jewell, brother of the groom; Samuel Egbert Miles III; Nicholas Alan Moeller; Hugh William Morton; Christopher Reid Nardone; Richard Rhett Owens Jr., brother of the bride; William Andrew Reynolds; Nicholas Ross Shadden; and Daniel Robert Staub, brother of the groom.
Following a wedding trip, the couple live in Birmingham.