Daves, Whittington

Mr. and Mrs. Pierce Marion Whittington

Brittney Lynne Daves and Pierce Marion Whittington were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 4, 2017, in Taylor.

The bride is the daughter of Andrea Naaman Daves of Hernando and the late Gary K. Daves. She is the granddaughter of the late Louis Joseph Naaman Jr. and the late Omizelle Tullos Smith and James Coleman Daves of Holcomb and Sarah Ann Daves of Jackson.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Perry Markel Whittington of Tupelo. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Emory Murray Givens and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hansford Whittington Sr.

The Honorable Kevin Andrew Adams of Greenwood officiated at the outdoors double-ring service.

Given in marriage by her brother, Bryce Steven Daves, the bride wore a Maggie Sottero cream lace and tulle fit-and-flare strapless dress, featuring a sweetheart neckline.

Serving as flower girl was Catherine Elizabeth Whittington, niece of the groom, of Mount Juliet, Tennessee.

Stanley Pierce Whittington of Mount Juliet, Tennessee, nephew of the groom, served as the ring-bearer.

A reception followed at Cypress Woods Place in Taylor.

After a honeymoon trip to Sandals LaSource Grenada, the couple are at home in Oxford.

The bride is a 2007 graduate of Pillow Academy and a 2011 cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University, where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. She is employed at Promatura Group LLC in Oxford, where she is the director of business operations.

The groom is a 2004 graduate of Tupelo High School and a 2011 graduate of the University of Mississippi, where he received a Bachelor of Philosophy degree. He is employed at Next Gear Solutions in Oxford, where he is an account manager.

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