Tracy Gulling | Cpl. Samuel Leftwich



Tracy Lynn Gulling of West Hartford, Conn., and Cpl. Samuel Joseph Leftwich of Camp Lejeune, N.C., exchanged wedding vows during a May 25, 2013, ceremony at Tara — A Country Inn, where the reception followed. The Rev. Dave Helton officiated at the 10 a.m. ceremony.

For their wedding trip, the couple visited Nags Head, N.C., on the Outer Banks. They reside in West Hartford, Conn.

The bride is the daughter of Jeffrey and Barbara Gulling of Lowellville, and the groom is the son of James and Paula Leftwich of Lakeland, Fla.

She wore a strapless tissue taffeta ball gown with a chiffon insert.

Kathrine Gulling White, the bride’s sister, was her matron of honor, and Heidi Leftwich, her sister-in-law, was her bridesmaid. They wore marine blue dresses.

The best man for the groom was Shoan Stephen, and the groomsman was his brother, Hank Leftwich. Jasen White, the bride’s brother-in-law, was an usher.

Mrs. Leftwich graduated from Westminster College with a bachelor’s degree in biology and music, and from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine with a doctor of osteopathy degree. She is a primary care physician for Hartford Healthcare Medical Group in New Britain, Conn.

Mr. Leftwich graduated from Polk County Community College with an associate degree in liberal arts. He is serving in the Marine Corps as an antitank guided missileman at Camp Lejeune.

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