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Damewood/White Wedding August 16

Cherokee Country Club, Knoxville, TN

Thursday, August 21, 2008
Jennifer and Joey were married Saturday at Fountain City Presbyterian with a reception at Cherokee Country Club. Although Cherokee only allows weddings for members, their children, and their grandchildren, it is a wonderful venue for those lucky enough to use it.

The day started with some drama as Jennifer's grandmother was involved in a car collision on the way to the wedding, but she wasn't hurt and everything turned out OK. As always, Leah at Whimsical Gatherings outdid herself with the flowers at the church and the reception, and Daisy Cakes provided a tasty cake to top off a delicious dinner.

The church did require that I shoot the ceremony from the back of the church, but the light and colors were beautiful.

Damewood/White Wedding August 16

The bridesmaid dresses, bouquets, and arrangements in the church and reception were vibrant, deep shades of pink. Even Jennifer's fingernails coordinated.

Damewood/White Wedding August 16

Damewood/White Wedding August 16
Damewood/White Wedding August 16
Cherokee has very attractive facilities with a large ballroom - perfect for very large weddings. There are also lots of nice spots for photos and a beautiful view from the back patio.
Damewood/White Wedding August 16

Damewood/White Wedding August 16

Damewood/White Wedding August 16

The reception's live band Deas Guyz did an AMAZING job. They were possibly the best live music I've heard at a wedding and kept everyone happy and dancing until the very end of the night.
Damewood/White Wedding August 16

Weddings are full of emotions as you can see in these two photos taken only minutes apart after the best man's speech and Jennifer's sister Emily's (the MOH) speech .

Damewood/White Wedding August 16
Damewood/White Wedding August 16
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