Griffin, Alden united in marriage Dec. 28
Judith Ann Brown Griffin and John Stephen Alden were married Dec. 28, 2012, at First Baptist Church Asheville. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Drs. Leah Brown, Michael Leatherwood and Michael Brown.
The maid of honor was Sara Griffin Schlafer and the bridesmaid was Elaine Griffin Stokes.
The best man was Dennis Hill and groomsman was Pat Brown, who gave the bride away.
The bride is a graduate of Western Carolina University, and her family is from the Jones Cove area. The groom is a graduate of St. Louis University.
The reception was held at FBCA and music was provided by Eulene Grey and Tepy Samnang.
The newlyweds took a honeymoon trip to Orlando, Florida.
The couple is residing in Skyland.