Rachelle Ilicia Conlow of Tampa, Fla. and T.J. Burris of Bridgeport were married May 12, 2012, at Bible Baptist Church in Bridgeport. Dale Webster of Bridgeport and Pastor Kerry Nance of Tampa officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Ray and Kim Boltz of Tampa and Barry and Kathy Conlow of Lebanon, Pa.
The groom is the son of William and Monette Burris of Bridgeport.
Escorted by her fathers, the bride wore a princess white-taffeta wedding gown that featured a square neckline, court train and cap sleeves. She also wore a veil and carried a bouquet of yellow and white roses with greenery held together by a yellow satin ribbon.
Maid of honor was Kimberly Boltz, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jessica Boltz and Ashley Plasterer, sisters of the bride, and Bailey Williams, cousin of the groom.
They wore A-line, tea-length, soft yellow chiffon dresses with white cardigans. They carried bouquets of white roses tied together with soft yellow satin ribbon.
Flower girl was Ashlynn Hoots, cousin of the groom and daughter of Angela Williams and Adam Hoots. Ringbearer was Seth Phillips, son of Stephen and Melissa Phillips. Best Man was Colton Burris, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Cody Burris, brother of the groom; Ryan Conlow, brother of the bride; and Kyle Martin.
Ushers were Daniel Brown and Trevor Willoughby. Kevin Boltz and Justin Boltz handed out programs, and Madason Hoots and Sunnie Wacasey handed out wedding favors.
Music was provided by Jonathan Scruggs on the piano, Trevor Willoughby on the violin and Colton Burris and Amy Conlow as soloists.
A reception hosted by the couple’s parents was held at the church. Kayla Burris, Amy Conlow and Lauren Burris served as the house party.
Following a seven-day cruise on Carnival Magic to Key West and the Bahamas, the couple lives in Bridgeport. After they finish school, they will serve as missionaries to Guyana, South America.
Both are taking correspondence courses through Salt Lake Baptist Bible College.
The groom is employed by Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.