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By Staff Brunswick Beacon

Mary Robinson Green and John Buchanan Coupland Jr., both of Raleigh, were married June 14 at Shallotte Presbyterian Church with minister Dwight O. Christenbury officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Sellars Green of Ocean Isle Beach.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Buchanan Coupland Sr. of Durham.

The bride was given in marriage and escorted by her father.

The bride wore a strapless sheath gown of ivory silk charmeuse overlaid with antique ivory alacon lace.

The gown was accented by 15 satin-covered buttons and satin cording at the waist, taken from the bride’s grandmother’s wedding gown.

The bride wore her mother’s veil, a single-tiered, elbow-length veil with alacon lace edges. She carried a bouquet of coral hydrangeas.

Virginia Green served as maid of honor.

Bridesmaids were Elizabeth Coupland, Sarah Gravely, Jennifer Pinkard, Jenilee Fleetwood and Megan Selman. Junior bridesmaid was McKenzie Barker.

The bride’s attendants wore ginger-colored, dupioni silk tea-length dresses.

Jennifer Selman and Jordan Gravely were honorary bridesmaids.

Ann McBryde Barker served as flower girl, and Wil Warner was ringbearer.

John Coupland Sr. served as his son’s best man.

Groomsmen were Jeff Cheek, Parks Lineberger, Judson McAdams, Carter Patterson, Andy Sturge, Paul Thompson, Louis Reavis and Rett Turner.

A reception was at the bride’s home.

The bride is a graduate of Meredith College and is employed as a teacher in Wake County Schools.

The groom is a graduate of N.C. State University and is employed by IAS Associates as a commercial account executive.

Following a honeymoon in Antigua, the couple lives in Raleigh.