Booker and Dixon wedding

Staff Report

October 2, 2013

Alexandria Elizabeth Booker and Keith Robert Dixon were married at at 6:30 p.m at Koru Beach Klub in Avon, N.C. Rev Dave Osborne officiated. The bride is the daughter of Catherine Ann Booker of Greenville, N.C. She graduated from East Carolina University and is attending Brody School of Medicine in Greenville, N.C. The groom is the son of James and Dianna Dixon of New Bern, N.C. and is a graduate of East Carolina University and is employed by Greenville Utilities in Greenville, N.C.

The bride was given in marriage by her mother and escorted by her Godfather, Wayne Byers of Kernersville, N.C.

The brides gown was an Ivory strapless Shantung taffeta sweetheart ball gown with a sweep train and an ivory crystal and pearl beaded sash. She wore a single tier cathedral veil with a pearl embellished Alencon lace edge. Grandparents of the Bride are the late James and Clara Booker of Elkin. The grooms Grandparents are Barbara Shaffer of Romney, West Virginia, the late Bob Edkin of Redding, California, and the late James and Peggy Dixon of Vanceboro, N.C. Maid of honor was Terri Waller of Greenville, N.C. Bridesmaids were Caroline Conn of Chapel Hill, N.C., Lauren Shepherd of Raleigh, N.C., and Makenzie Dixon, sister of the groom of New Bern. N.C. Scripture reader was Jenna Harris of Chapel Hill, N.C. Wedding co-ordinator was Patricia Miller of Greensboro, N.C. Flower Girl was Abigail Williamson of Greenville, N.C. Music for the ceremony was provided by Club Violins of Kitty Hawk. A Dinner reception following the ceremony was held at the Koru Beach Club, music provided by DJ Matt Holder of Outer Banks Music Masters. The wedding cake was “Key Lime Bliss Wedding Cake” provided by Great Cakes of Kitty Hawk.

Guest book attendant and program attendant was Elena Williamson of Greenville, N.C. Best man was Jared Kennedy of Goldsboro, N.C. Groomsmen were Ian Bryan of Greenville, N.C. and Tristan dixon, brother of the groom of New Bern, N.C. Ushers were Dr. James G. Booker of Altamonte Springs, Florida and Michael A. Booker of Elkin, N.C. a reception was held following the wedding at Koru Beach Klub, Avon, N.C. Following a wedding trip to Florida the couple will reside in Greenville, N.C.

A bridal shower was hosted by the bride’s cousins, Brenda Sykes, Sherrill Sharpe, and Susan Samuel at Elkin Presbyterian Church, Elkin, N.C. and a bridal shower was hosted by Melonie Bryan in Greenville, N.C.