Amanda Ilene Mosser and Nathaniel R. Anderson were united in marriage on Oct. 10 outside at the Cedar Lakes Chapel in Ripley. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Dan Hogan of Forrest Burdette United Methodist Church in Hurricane, W.Va.
The bride is the daughter of Charles Cary and Violet G. Mosser of Ravenswood. She is the granddaughter of the late Charles C. and Jacqueline Mossor of Harrisville, and the late Mayford and Delphia Taylor Phillips of Rockport, W.Va. She is a 2004 graduate of Ravenswood High School and a 2009 graduate of West Virginia University at Parkersburg, earning a bachelor's degree in business administration. She is employed with State Farm as a sales representative in Ripley.
The bridegroom is the son of Vaughn and Tonja Anderson of Staats Mills, W.Va. He is the grandson of Gareth and Patty Smith of Ripley, Dick Stone of Ripley, Rudy and Marcia Anderson of Princeton, W.Va. and Paul and the late Lura Fielding of Greensville, S.C. He is a 2006 graduate of Ripley High School, and is employed with Frontier Communications as a construction splicer in Parkersburg.
The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents. She wore a white, strapless, floor-length gown with a magenta band around waist and hand-beaded crystals throughout. It also had a chapel-length train. She carried a bouquet of orange and magenta daisies. Guests were greeted by the groom's brother, Jordan Anderson.
The ring bearer was Amanda's son, Cameron Taylor. He carried a white ring bearer pillow, which was made by the bride's grandmother, Delphia Phillips. After the ceremony, the bride, groom and Cameron lit a unity candle, representing their unity as a new family.
A reception was held at McCoy's Inn in the Fireside Room, following the wedding. The cake adorned in orange and fuschia intricate floral designs and orange and magenta rose buds on top.
After a honeymoon to Durham, N.C., the family resides in Ravenswood.