Tarrah Dawson weds Jordan Waterfill

Tarrah Dawson and Jordan Waterfill were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. July 20 at Boyce United Methodist Church.

The bride is the daughter of Pastor Rick and Dona Dawson of Sycamore.

The bridegroom’s parents are Pastor Mark and Mary Blakeley of East Liverpool, and David and Elizabeth Waterfill of Kentucky.

The bride’s father and the bridegroom’s father officiated at the double-ring ceremony.

Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a strapless Allure ball gown. The gown featured a fitted bodice, detailed in silver stoning, with a deep sweetheart neckline and a shallow scoop open back. The waist band was embellished with intricate embroidery and Swarovski crystals, followed by a full skirt with flattering pleats from the waist band through the hemline.

The bride chose to make her bouquet of brooches given to her from family and friends.

Rachel Cornelson of Kentucky served as matron of honor.

Bridesmaids were Taylar Jordan, the bride’ cousin, and Brittney Dysert, both of East Liverpool.

The junior bridesmaid was Gracie Murray of East Liverpool, the bride’s cousin.

Megan Moser of East Liverpool, the bridegroom’s cousin, was the flower girl.

Joshua Blakeley of East Liverpool, the bridegroom’s brother, served as best man.

Serving as groomsmen were Tyler Murray of East Liverpool, the bride’s cousin, and Matt Varian of Youngstown.

Junior groomsman was Brandon Blakeley of East Liverpool, the bridegroom’s cousin.

Grant Wright and Owen Davis of East Liverpool, the bride’s cousins, served as ring bearers.

A reception followed at St. Jude’s Hall in Columbiana.

The rehearsal dinner was catered by Chelsea Rawson at the home of the bridegroom’s parents.

The bride is a 2006 graduate of Wynford High School and a 2011 graduate of Asbury College with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work. She is currently studying nursing at J.D. Rockefeller IV Career Center.

The bridegroom, a 2008 graduate of the East Liverpool Christian School, attended Lincoln Electric in Cleveland for welding, and in Cambridge for pipe fitting. He is currently a member and working out of Local Union 495.

The couple resides in East Liverpool.