Christen Lee Hunt of Shelbyville, Tenn., and Barton Harris Lovvorn of Fosterville, Tenn., were united in marriage by Reverend Allen Brown in an afternoon ceremony at the Wartrace Methodist Church on June 8, 2003.

The bride is the daughter of Allen and Barbara Hunt of Shelbyville, Tenn. Her grandparents are Shirley hunt and the late Harold Hunt of Shelbyville, Tenn., and the late Dan and Joan Arnold of Wartrace, Tenn.

The groom is the son of Charles and Vivian Lovvorn of Shelbyville, Tenn. His grandparents are Geneva Lovvorn and the late Caston Lovvorn of Murfreesboro, Tenn., and Mildred Harris and the late Maurice Harris of Shelbyville, Tenn.

The bride wore a white sleeveless empire waist gown with a beaded applique bodice and carried a bouquet of lilies and roses and was escorted down the aisle by her father. Tina White of Bell Buckle, Tenn., was the matron of honor and Jennifer Curbow, Marla West, Joy Haynes and Angela Armstrong were the bridesmaids.

Brett Boyd of Bell Buckle, Tenn., was the best man and Donald Blakenship, Terry Moran, Adam Hall and Tony Mercer served as the groomsmen. Kylie and Tyler Boyd served as the couple’s flower girl and ring bearer.

A reception at the Wartrace Community Center was hosted by the bride’s parents following the ceremony.

The couple now make their home in Fosterville, Tenn.