Published 12:00 am Friday, April 15, 2011

Alexander Wagoner Wedding

Julie Kristin Alexander of Rockwell and Matthew Brandon Wagoner of Salisbury were united in marriage March 26, 2011, at Organ Lutheran Church.
Pastor Terrell Long officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony, which was followed by a reception at The Salisbury Depot.
The bride was escorted by her father, Carl W. Alexander Jr., and attended by Lauren Simpson as maid of honor and her sister, Lisa Kesler, as matron of honor. Both are of Salisbury. Bridesmaids included Allison Egbert of Harrisburg, Adrian Staton of Rockwell, Holly Wagoner of Misenheimer and Kami Wilson of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Honorary bridesmaids were Taren Davis of Salisbury, Christin Funderburk of Rockwell and Erin Smith of China Grove.
Denny Wagoner was his son’s best man. Serving as groomsmen were Dave Beretsky, Nathan Frick and Jeremy Kesler of Salisbury, Greg Prevatte of Asheville and brother of the groom Ben Wagoner of Misenheimer.
Jenny Lee Wagoner and Maddie Wagoner of Misenheimer, nieces of the groom, served as flower girls. Owen Kesler and William Kesler of Salisbury, nephews of the bride, were ring bearers.
Greg Simpson of Rockwell was acolyte; Kasey Misenheimer of Salisbury was guest registrar; and Audrey Pearman of Charlotte was program attendant.
Holly Wagoner was soloist and Sharon Sapp of Salisbury was organist. Wedding directors were Margaret Basinger and Frances Simpson, both of Rockwell.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl and Marvene Alexander of Rockwell and the granddaughter of Ms. Kathryn and the late Owen Simpson of Rockwell and the late Mr. and Mrs. Carl and Nancy Alexander of Landis.  A 2001 graduate of East Rowan High School, Julie received a degree in finance from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2005. She is an auditor for Delhaize Group.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Denny and Pat Wagoner of Salisbury and the grandson of Ms. Irene Peeler of Misenheimer, the late Ben Wagoner of Misenheimer and the late Virginia Caudill of Asheboro. A 2002 graduate of East Rowan High School, Matt is a conductor for Norfolk Southern.
Following a wedding trip to St. Lucia, the couple are  making their home in Rockwell.