Erricka Michelle Flesch and James Laughton Jones II, both of Sumter, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018, at First Baptist Church in Sumter.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Richard Thompson of Sumter and the granddaughter of Mrs. William Vernon Reardon (Mary Ann) and the late Mr. Reardon of Salters. She graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Finance and Real Estate and a minor in Psychology. She is employed as a real estate broker associate at Coldwell Banker Commercial Cornerstone.
The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Emmett Jones and the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas Jones Sr. and Mrs. James Maurice White (Gayle) and the late Mr. White, all of Sumter. He graduated from Wofford College with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. He is employed as a sales manager by Jones Buick GMC.
The Rev. Mark Eugene Yoder officiated at the ceremony.
Music was provided by James Allen Lowe, organist.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a French alencon lace and tulle strapless gown featuring a fit-and-flare skirt with tiered tulle layers and lace-scalloped hem detail. She carried a loose bouquet of antique pink rose varieties, white hydrangea, Queen Anne's lace, wild flowers and garden greens hand-tied with silk ribbon.
Abby Jayne Wingard served as maid of honor, with Ashley Jones McLeod as matron of honor.
Bridesmaids were Kaitlyn Amanda Beard, Elizabeth Nell Black, Savanna Gail Green, Betsy Hale Jones, Emily Lynn Matthews, Amber Renee Welch and Charlotte Rutledge White. Flower girls were Adelaide McLane Harris, Jenna Lane Knopf and Grace Ann Locklear.
The bridegroom's father served as best man. Groomsmen were Eric Warren Avant, Adville Barnes Boyle IV, David McKinley Jones, Edwin Thompson Kinney, William Mullins McLeod Jr., Derek Brent Moore, Mendel Burns Shaw, William Belton White and Thomas McConnell White. William Breck Taylor Jr. served as ring bearer.
The reception was given by the bride's parents at La Piazza in Sumter.
The rehearsal party was given by the bridegroom's parents at The O'Donnell House in Sumter.
Following a wedding trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico, the couple will reside in Sumter.
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