Jess Harrison and Jake Hall were married December 12, 2020 at 3:30 in the afternoon at Bradford Farm and Venue with Austin Witherspoon, brother-in-law of the bride, officiating. The bride and groom opted to do a traditional declaration of intent with “I do’s” and also declare their commitment to one another with their own written vows. The reception followed at Bradford Farm.
The bride is the daughter of Price and Cathe Harrison of Florence (bride’s father not pictured due to Covid-19). She is the granddaughter of Joyce Coulter and Wayne Coulter of Muscle Shoals, Jane Harrison and Hap Harrison of Florence.
The groom is the son of Gina and Rick Duboise and Rick and Becky Hall. He is the grandson of Wilbert and Betty Salter, the late Helen Salter, and the late Ellen and Hayward Hall.
The bride chose a Justin Alexander gown along with a Lazaro skirt and veil from Bella Couture in Birmingham. She also wore Badgley Mischka shoes along with Harrison family keepsakes jewelry.
Maids of honor were Millie Harrison, sister of the bride, and Taylor Bruner, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Margaret Yoder (not present due to Covid-19), Whitney Hotsinpiller, Megan Hall, Katie Ringwall, Yasmeen Diaz, Rush Idris, Sage Jordan, and Alina Farah (not present due to Covid-19), all friends of the bride. The bride wanted each of her friends to wear what made them feel beautiful, so each dress was unique in color and style, but coordinated in the same color palette.
Best man was the groom’s brother, Josh Hall. Groomsmen were Levi Hall, brother of the groom; Josh Hulsey, Hunter Rylee, Austin Curry, Thaddeus Rowell, Evan Wood, John McFadyen, Clay Bennett, and Jeff Hulsey (not present due to Covid-19), all friends of the groom.
Wedding day director was Cecilia Brumley. Floral designer was Heather Sherrill. Ceremony music was provided by Thomas Maternick’s String Quartet. Caterer was April Davis at Southern Skillet Catering. The wedding and groom’s cakes were made by Yummie’s Bakery. The band “Established” entertained guests at the reception. Hair stylist was Aleesha Crowe and makeup artist was Savana Vinson. Photographer was Heather Sherrill of Create Portraiture and videographer was Al Hammond of Awaken Films. Seth Stanfield at Fine Era Productions provided the rentals for the photobooth, sound, lights, etc.
Due to Covid-19, the couple spent their honeymoon renovating their home together. They are residing in Birmingham.
Photos by Create Portraiture