Erica Channing Malone and Antonio Trevon Hiles were married September 12, 2020 at 3:00 in the afternoon at Grace Life Church of the Shoals in Muscle Shoals with Bro. Matt Fowler officiating. The reception followed in the Grace Life Church Fellowship Hall.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Malone of Cherokee and Mr. and Mrs. Eartis Bridges of Muscle Shoals. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roy of Florence, the late Ms. Helen Malone and Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Malone of Cherokee.
The groom is the son of Ms. Sylvia Hiles of Shelbyville, Tenn. and Tony Hiles of Wartrace, Tenn. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Whitaker of Shelbyville, Tenn. and Ms. Gladys Hiles.
The bride chose a beautiful ballgown with pearl beading on the bodice with a flowing train and cathedral veil from Aisle and Veil in Atlanta, Ga.
Maid of honor was Sydney Malone, sister of the bride, and matron of honor was Mary Margaret McCarley, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Rebekah Malone, sister of the bride; Nia Hiles and Keauna Hiles, sisters of the groom; Hannah Underwood, Ebone King, Susannah Clotfelter, Sarah Belle Clotfelter, and Julia Hall, all friends of the bride. Junior bridesmaids were Addison Freeman and Charis Clotfelter, friends of the bride, and Gracey Thomas, step-sister. Flower girls were Khloe Roy, Millie Thomas, Shaniyah Bonds, and Gracey Mangrum.
Best man was Bryce Clinton, best friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Rece Malone and Simeon Malone, brothers of the bride; Isaiah Clotfelter, Sam Taylor, Goodwin Murillo, Jacob Throneberry, Jonathan Toole, and Jacob Smith, all friends of the groom. Ring bearer was Carter Smith, friend of the couple.
Wedding directors were Amanda Sizemore and Jessica Foster. Floral designer was Cindy Harrison of Florals by Cindy. Ceremony music was provided by vocalists Tom Clay and Lyric Malone and pianist Karyn Jones. Caterer was Rhonda Burbank. The wedding cake was made by Lana Copeland of All About Cakes, and for the groom’s table there were brownies and double doozies made by Kathy Underwood and home-made pecan pies made by Nina McCormick. Hair stylists were Abby Pilgrim and Faith Heyne and makeup artists were Sara Grace Simmons, Lee Lee Bridges, Amy Thomas, and Leah Tucker. Photographer was Parker Burbank. Other attendants were Meryn Wigintion and Saryn Wigintion.
For their honeymoon, the couple went to Rosemary Beach in Seacrest Beach, Fla. They are now residing in Tuscumbia.
Photos by Parker Burbank