Young, Melton recite vows at DeLay Baptist in Oxford

Published 1:16 am Sunday, October 9, 2011

Megan Renee Melton and Hunter Clayton Young were married at 6 p.m. Sept. 24, 2011, at DeLay Baptist Church in Oxford. Pastor Charles Keel officiated at the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Eddie and Amy Melton. She is the granddaughter of Riley and Barbara Melton of Paris, Miss., and Harry and Sue Vaughn of Abbeville, Miss. She is the great-granddaughter of Helen Brewer of Oxford and the late Riley Shankle.

The groom is the son of Karen Jones Sanders of Enid, Miss., and the late Paul Young. He is the grandson of Shirley Jones and the late James Jones of Clinton and the late Harold Young and the late Opal Young.

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Given in marriage by her father, the bride’s chosen colors were tangerine and clover. A program of nuptial music was presented by pianist Carol Patterson Tuberville.

Maid of honor was Kimberly Melton, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Mallory Crist, Josie Sipe and Lauren Young.

Flower girls were Katie Tanner and Madison Tanner. Ring bearer was Trace Carpenter.

A reception followed in the fellowship hall of the church. Special assistants were Isetta Barringer, Krista Tanner and Wayne Tanner.

The couple will make their home in Paris, Miss.