Jessica Danielle Paul and Jesse Tyler Williams made the unbreakable vow on June 26th, 2015.
The ceremony and reception were held at the Madison Event Center in Covington, Ky.
Jessica is the daughter of Gary and Laverna “Fiffi” Paul. She graduated from Sinclair College and is employed as a software trainer at Reynolds and Reynolds. Jesse is the son of Eddie and Sandy Williams. He graduated from Wright State University and is a professor of mathematics at Sinclair.
The fantastical Harry Potter themed wedding, was officiated by Reverend Scott DeMarco. The Bride wore a grey Vera Wang gown bedecked with the Ravenclaw blue accents and completed with a Diadem hair piece. Leah Miller was Maid of Honor, Jerika Ortlieb was Matron of Honor, and Bethany Birdsell was Bridesmaid. Cameron Cruse was Best Man with Cody Watson and Jake Williams (brother of the groom) as Groomsmen. Flower Girls, Mara and Ava Mersfelder and Ring Bearer, Liam Mersfelder, nieces and nephew of the bride, completed the wedding party, which were all dressed in House Colors.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held in the lantern lit, Galleria Ballroom that mimicked the Great Hall in the Harry Potter books, complete with four house tables, wands, and floating candles hanging from the ceiling.
After a honeymoon in Florida, the couple resides in their home they recently purchased in Fairborn, Ohio with their three magical cats, Bellatrix, Narcissa and Andromeda.