Trisha Marie Shea and Joseph Reggie Eller were united in marriage on Nov. 19, 2011, in Ferguson, N.C. Leonard Younce officiated for the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Richard and Melissa Shea of Marietta and the granddaughter of Gary and Linda Caldwell of Fleming, and the late Norman and Nancy Shea of Marietta.
She is a graduate of Warren High School in Vincent and West Virginia University at Parkersburg with an associate degree in business administration. She is employed at the Bureau of the Public Debt in Parkersburg as an office automation assistant.
The bridegroom is the son of Reggie and Nanette Eller of Wilkesboro, N.C. and the late Tina Owens of North Wilkesboro, N.C. He is the grandson of J.D. and Jane Owens of North Wilkesboro, Faye Eller and the late Paul Eller of Ferguson, N.C., and Claudette Taylor and the late Walter Taylor of Wilbar, N.C.
He is a graduate of West Wilkes High School in Wilkesboro. He served in the U.S. Navy from 2004-2010 and is an Afghanistan Veteran. He is a truck driver for Gypsum Trucking.
Maid of honor was Jessica Duckworth of Mineral Wells, W.Va. The best man was Reggie Eller of Wilkesboro. Ushers were Shawn Shew of Wilkesboro, step-brother of the bridegroom, and Eric Shea of Marietta, brother of the bride. Wedding music was provided by Martha Shea, sister-in-law of the bride.
The bride was walked down the aisle by her father and her son, Owen Weston Shea. Flower girls were Hailey Eller and Jayla Fisher of North Wilkesboro.
The bride wore a white strapless gown with a short train that was accentuated with jewels and crystals on the bodice. She wore a short veil with crystal accents and carried a hand-tied bouquet of orange and brown fall flowers.
The family celebrated with a wedding reception immediately following the ceremony in North Carolina and with a dinner and dance at the Knights of Columbus in Marietta on Dec. 3, 2011.