KIMBERLY MICHELLE Craig and Clyde Edward Yates, Jr., were united in marriage at 2:30 p.m., on June 9, 2012, at the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside with the Rev. Randy Weaver, Pastor of the church and Pastor Nellie Millhouse of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church of Bellaire, co-officiating the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Floyd and Sharon Craig Sr., of Bellaire. She is the maternal granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Coutz and paternal granddaughter of Ms. Barbara Craig and the late Mr. Leland Craig of Bellaire. She is a graduate of Bellaire High School and a homemaker.
The groom is the son of Clyde and Sandy Yates, Sr., of Shadyside. He is the paternal grandson of Ms. Daisy Yates and the late Mr. Graden Yates of Shadyside. He is the maternal grandson of Ms. Dora Lippencott of Uhrichsville and the late Mr. Wilbert Lippencott. He is a graduate of Shadyside High School and is employed by The Ohio Valley Coal Company. He is also the assistant girls’ basketball coach at Shadyside High School.
Sherry Nolan was matron of honor and Jason Drewett served as the best man. Other attendants were Heather Smith, Tina Yates, Shonda Newell, Jessica Hershberg, Destinee Craig, Jarrod Jeffers, Vic Exner, Kenny Craig, Jeff Craig and Zack Garrison. Mavryk Craig was the flower girl and Landyn Warner was the ring bearer. Chasity Craig and Haley Craig attended the guest book, programs and bubbles.
A reception was held at the Moundsville Armory.
The couple will take a honeymoon at a later date and will reside in Shadyside.