Samantha Anne Mangold and Nicholas Paul Mancuso were united in marriage on Aug. 31 at the historic Carrick House in downtown Lexington, Ky. Pastor Richard McClure of First Parkersburg Baptist Church performed the double-ring ceremony.
The bride of Bowling Green, Ky., is the daughter of Steven and Susan Mangold. She is the granddaughter of the late Jimmy Gard and Nancy Gard of Sadieville, Ky., and the late Frederick Mangold Sr. and Margaret Mangold of Scotch Plains, N.J. She is a nursing student at the University of Kentucky and a graduate of Greenwood High School.
The groom is the son of Paul and Janet Mancuso of Vienna. He is the grandson of Paul Sr. and Theresa Mancuso of Clarksburg and Albert and Margaret Albertini of Moundsville, W.Va. He is a medical student at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and a graduate of the University of Kentucky and Parkersburg High School.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father. The bride carried a handmade brooch flower bouquet. She wore an ivory lace dress, matching veil, an ivory pearl bracelet from her maternal grandmother and a three diamond pennant necklace from her paternal grandmother. Wedding colors were gray and canary yellow.
The maid of honor was Stephanie Mangold, sister of the bride.
The best man was Christopher Mancuso, brother of the groom. The ring bearer was Owen Russell of Lexington, Ky., friend of the couple. Bridesmaids wore strapless canary yellow dresses, and groomsmen gray tuxedos.
A gray buttercream four-tiered wedding cake etched with sugar ivory lace and a yellow bow was served.
The couple resides in Lexington, Ky.