Chad & Erin’s Ceremony

Bates Family General

IMG_0324 The wedding party included maid of honor: Tori Bates and best man: Jordan Webster. The bridesmaids included: Becky Keilen, Alyssa Bates, Carlin Bates, and Abby Paine. The groomsmen included: Thomas Paine, Nate Paine, Joey Paine, and Zach Bates. The flower girl was Callie Bates, and the ring bearer was Johnny Paine. The opening prayer was given by Mr. Bill Gothard. The charge to the couple was given by Gil Bates, aIMG_0312-2nd the vows were given by our favorite preacher, Don Savell. The pianist was Shelly Hamilton, and violinists were Kelsey Lott and Elizabeth Berry. Other instrumentalists included Hanna Paine (harp) and Thomas Paine (piano). Rachel Leftwich sang “I Don’t Know Who Holds Tomorrow.” Chad and Erin sang “Close to Thee.” Photography was by Elizabeth Zellon and Eddie Harmon.