Ashley Carol Wagner and Jeremiah Taylor Stackpole were united in marriage Oct. 29, 2011, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, in Lowell. The Rev. Wayne Morris officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Keith and Sandra Wagner of Lowell. She is the granddaughter of Carol and the late Bernard Wagner of Lowell, and Rita and the late Gene Fulton of Waterford.
She is a 2006 graduate of Fort Frye High School and a 2010 graduate of Marietta College with a bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management. She is employed as a Human Resources Assistant at the Bureau of the Public Debt in Parkersburg.
The bridegroom is the son of Robert and Tamala Stackpole II, of Parkersburg. He is the grandson of Billy Joe Jones of Pennsboro, Jack and Judy Pfalzgraf of Lubeck, and Robert and Patricia Stackpole of Vienna.
He is a 2007 graduate of Parkersburg High School and a 2011 graduate of West Virginia University at Parkersburg with a bachelor's degree in Business Management with a focus in Marketing and Management. He is employed as a Contracting Specialist at the Bureau of Public Debt in Parkersburg.
The bride was escorted to the alter by her father. She wore a strapless satin gown with a sweetheart neckline, crystal beading, sequins, and rhinestones. The corset back laced and flowed into a semi-cathedral train. The gown gathered at her waist, where she pinned her paternal grandmother's silver and diamond broach, to symbolize her grandma's presence on her wedding day. The bride borrowed her veil from her friend, Rachel Bright Reeder. She carried a bouquet of fuchsia stargazer lilies, white roses, and pink alstroemeria flowers.
The maid of honor was Amy Hayes of Louisville, Ohio. The matron of honor was Trisha Dennis Westbrook of Saint Marys, W.Va. They wore chocolate brown chiffon floor-length dresses with a sweep train. The dresses featured a fuchsia satin ribbon around the waist and a bow in the front. The bridesmaids were Jessica Tucker of Cincinnati, Megan Strahler of Lowell, Leanne McCullough of Washington, DC; and Emilee McAfee of Fleming. They wore fuchsia chiffon floor-length dresses with a sweep train. The dresses featured a chocolate brown satin ribbon around the waist and a bow in the front.
The co-best men were Gavin Fury of Parkersburg and Dirk Williams of Parkersburg. Groomsmen were Justin McNemar of Parkersburg; Andy Wagner, brother of the bride, of Lowell, Kent Crumbaker of Vienna, W.Va., and Zack Harper of Davisville, W.Va. The bridegroom and his groomsmen all wore chocolate brown tuxedos with fuchsia ties and vests.
Guests were registered by Miriah Martin and Courtney Stackpole, sisters of the bridegroom. Readings were given by Eric Shea of Marietta, and Jennifer Stehly of Lowell. Petitions were read by Aaron Brooker, cousin of the bride, of Waterford.
Vocalists were Howard Nau, great-uncle of the bride, of Caldwell, his daughter, Michele Bates, and his granddaughter, Gabrielle Bates, of Sarahsville, Ohio. The organist was Evan Schaad of Lowell. The dinner and dance reception was held at the Social Hall of Our Lady of Mercy Church. There were various cakes served by Angela Moore and Tricia Wagner, cousins of the bride.
The newlyweds honeymooned in the Caribbean on board a cruise ship. After the honeymoon, the couple settled in their new home in Devola, Ohio.