Madison Alana Gibbons of Aiken, SC and Russell Taylor Ritchie of Columbia, SC were united in marriage on August 18, 2018 at 701 Whaley in Columbia, SC. Mr. Allen Meshey officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Lisa Yascavage (James) and Mr. Kenneth Gibbons (Amy) of Aiken, SC. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Gibbons, Ms. Lynda Gayle Wright, and Mr. Camille Weatherford. The bride is a cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina, where she earned a B.S. in Exercise Science. She is currently the Director of Marketing and Public Relations at Vital Care.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dana Lee Ritchie of Columbia, SC. He is the grandson of Norma Lee Sharpe Ritchie and the late Harvey Edgar Ritchie and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Russell Hiser. The groom is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, where he earned a B.S. in Hospitality Management. He is currently a Sales Representative for Republic National Distributing Company.
The maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Morgan Venay Gibbons of Aiken, SC. Bridesmaids were Emily Ann Graves, Katie Elizabeth Graves, Carmen Savannah Chambers, and Andrea Nijman Fabian. The best man was the groom’s father, Dana Lee Ritchie of Columbia, SC. Groomsmen were James Curvin, Joseph LeBlanc, Toth Martin, Rhett Munson, Dillon Buckliew, Peyton Love, and Nicholas Webb.
After a honeymoon getaway to St. Lucia, the couple will reside in Columbia, SC.