JENNIFER TIRPACKRYAN WARD
GRAND BAHAMA ISLAND, Bahamas -- Married Aug. 17 at Our Lucaya Beach and Golf Resort were Jennifer Tirpack and Ryan Ward, both of 3180 Mathieson Drive, Atlanta.
The Rev. Wilbur Outten officiated at the 6 p.m. ceremony for the daughter of Ken and Marian Tirpack, 817 Trailwood Drive, Boardman, and the son of Gary and Claudia Ward, 6502 Carriage Hill, Grand Blanc, Mich.
The newlyweds honeymooned at St. Lucia and are living in Atlanta. A reception Sept. 14 at The Georgetown in Boardman honored the couple.
Crystal beading adorned the bodice of the bride's strapless gown styled with satin-covered buttons that trimmed the gathered side of her dress.
Honor attendant was Meghan Estes. Bridesmaids were Melissa Seman, the bride's cousin; Julie Ward, the groom's sister; and Caryn Greene, Amy Smith, Kristina Pascuzzi and Julie Paeth.
Serving as best man was Ben Watkins. Groomsmen were Ken Tirpack, the bride's brother, and Jason Anderson, Mike Southall, Steve Dewing and Brandon Beck.
Mrs. Ward graduated from the University of Toledo with a bachelor's degree. She is a sales representative with Edius Spine in Atlanta.
The groom earned a bachelor's degree at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. He is a sales representative with Johnson and Johnson in Atlanta.