YOUNGSTOWN - Jennifer Lynn Howard, daughter of the late John and Linda Howard, Youngstown, became the bride of Brian Christopher Knight, son of Robert and Suzanne Knight, Columbiana, June 20, at Deep Creek Baptist Church, Oakland, Md.
Pastor Dr. Benjamin Lahay officiated the 2:30 p.m. ceremony.
The bride escorted by her brother, John Howard, wore a strapless, white satin gown with chiffon overlay with embroidered crystal beading, sequins and rhinestones at the waistline. A tiara of rhinestones secured her waist length veil accented with a matching finished edge.
Jennifer and Brian Knight
Violet gowns were worn by matrons of honor, Melissa Hunter, sister of bride, and Pamela McCurdy, cousin of bride. In matching gowns were bridesmaids Lindsay Knight, sister of groom, Charleen Howard, sister-in-law of bride, Jessica Kohler, cousin of bride, Leslie Johnson, cousin of bride, and Sarah Orr.
Chad Schoch performed the duties of best man. Groomsmen were Jim McCurdy, cousin of bride, Kevin Finch, Dan Baehler, Gary Kohler, cousin of bride, Scott Johnson, cousin of bride, and Tom Brainard.
A reception was held at Chanteclaire Farm in Friendsville, Md.
The bride graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is a certified cardiovascular nurse and is employed as a clinical coordinator with Cardiothoracic and Vascular Specialists at Forum Health.
The groom graduated from Akron University with a bachelor's degree in communications. He is the director of Summit Academy in Painesville.
After a honeymoon trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, the couple resides in Poland.