The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

November 18, 2013

Newlyweds-Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Riley Poplin


Monday, November 18, 2013 — Ashlee Lynn Burgess and Brandon Riley Poplin were united in marriage on September 7, 2013 at Dennis Vineyards in Albemarle. J. Bryan Boyd officiated the 5:30 p.m. ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Bobby and Kathe Burgess of Locust. Her grandparents are Robert and Faye Burgess of Concord and Kathleen Agee of Charlotte.

The bride has a BA in Psychology & Political Science from UNC-Chapel Hill and a JD from Campbell University School of Law.

The groom is the son of Chris and Jackie Poplin of Albemarle. His grandparents are Eddie and Jane Poplin of Albemarle and Betty Almond of Locust.

The groom has a BS in Exercise Science from Appalachian State University.

The bride wore an all lace Allure Bridal gown with an open back.

Maids of honor were Mallory Haddon and Jenna Onusko. Bridesmaids were Lacey Burgess, Haley Burgess and Jesse Hervey.

Matthew Poplin served as best man. Groomsmen were Lee Calvert, Clint Brooks, Kyle Crisco and Adam Cardwell.

A reception hosted by the bride’s parents followed the ceremony at 6 p.m. at Dennis Vineyards.

The groom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner on the eve of the wedding at 6 p.m. at Dennis Vineyards.

After a honeymoom trip to Aruba, the couple is residing in Charlotte.