AUSTINTOWN - Stephanie Nichols became the bride of Todd Francis on July 10 at Austintown Community Church.
The bride is the daughter or Robert and Diane Nichols, Austintown.
The groom is the son of James and Barbara Francis, Columbiana.
Stephanie and Todd Francis
Reverend David Roberts officiated the 1:30 p.m. ceremony.
Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a white, strapless, Chiffon dress with a beaded and ruched bodice. She carried a bouquet of 25 pink rose embellished with opaque gems.
Jennifer Philibin served as maid of honor in a tea length light pink satin dress. In matching dresses were Cathy and Valerie Nichols, sisters of the bride; and Holly Shalabi and Amber Pattie, cousins of the bride.
Edward Eve performed the duties of best man. Groomsmen were Michael Francis, brother of the groom; Alek Francis, nephew of the groom; and Michael and Jason Long.
A reception, attended by 250 family and friends, was held at The Fifth Season Banquet Center, Mineral Ridge.
The bride graduated from Malone University with a bachelor degree in English studies and is employed at the Mahoning County Career & Technical Center, Canfield.
The groom is pursuing a degree in finance at Youngstown State University. He is employed as the store manager of the North Lima Dairy Queen.
Following a two-week honeymoon in Myrtle Beach and Florida, the couple resides in Boardman.