Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Gillis
Katherine Dolce and Jeremy Gillis were united in marriage on Oct. 4, 2013 in an outdoor, double-ring ceremony at the Bluff Mountain Inn in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.
The bride is the daughter of Gary Dolce and Jody Arnold of Dunkirk. The groom is the son of Randy Gillis of Harrisburg, N.C. and of Kim Gillis of Denver, N.C.
The bride was escorted by her father. She wore a chiffon, A-line gown with beaded detail on the empire waist, beaded lace detail from waist to hem and a chapel train. She carried a bouquet of white roses accented with teal baby’s breath.
Friend of the bride Shannon Weisen of Hermitage, Pa. served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Shanda Parker of Mooresville, N.C.; Megan Nicholls of Troutman, N.C., both friends of the bride; and Laurie Dolce of Dunkirk, sister-in-law of the bride. The attendants wore crinkle chiffon halter dresses in Malibu blue. Flower girl was Sarah Simpson of Mint Hill, N.C., cousin of the groom.
Brother of the groom Joshua Gillis of Harrisburg, N.C. served as best man. Groomsmen included Jared Harris of Midland, N.C.; Matthew Boyles of Harrisburg, N.C., both friends of the groom; and Adam Dolce of Dunkirk, brother of the bride. Garret Dolce of Dunkirk, nephew of the bride, served as ring bearer.
A reception followed the ceremony at the Bear Creek Crossing Resort in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.
The bride is a 2002 graduate of Fredonia High School and a 2006 graduate of Edinboro University in Edinboro, Pa. She is employed by the Piedmont Health Care System in Statesville, N.C. as a business services representative.
The groom is a 2003 graduate of Central Cabarrus High School in Concord, N.C. and is employed as an automotive detailer at Carmax in Charlotte, N.C.
After honeymooning in the Smoky Mountains, the couple returned to their home in Troutman, N.C.