|Dr. Kristin Grace Black, DO and Steven Isaac Vess were married October 7, 2017
at Valley View Farm, Lewisburg, WV, with the Rev. Matthew J. Watts officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Dr. Byron H. Black and Mrs. Julia K. Black of
Charleston and she is the granddaughter of the late Ed and Virginia Black; the
late Ponce and Patricia Kennedy. Kristin is a graduate of WVU – BA biology,
minor art; WVSOM to obtain DO degree in Lewisburg, WV. She is a 2nd year family
med resident at UHC Bridgeport.
The groom is the son of Dr. Steven Vess and Mrs. Cheryl Vess of Lewisburg, WV
and the grandson of Dr. Larry and Josie Denius of Clifton Forge, VA; the late
Claude and Mary Vess of Clifton Forge, VA. Steven is a graduate of Fairmont
State University and has a BS in business administration. He is an outside
sales representative for United Rentals.
The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents.
Serving as maids of honor were Dr. Julia Teubert, DO of Bridgeport and Dr. Liz
Lane, DO of Charleston. Bridesmaids were Cara Stone of Lexington, KY; Katy
Cunningham of Sissonville, WV; Dr. Kerry Pearson-Nowakoski, DO of Ohio;
Courtney Milam of Raleigh, NC.
Best man was Garret Vess –Boulder Co. Groomsmen were Drew Workman of
Morristown, NJ; Ryan Foster of White Sulphur Springs, WV; Andrew Ickes of
Roanoke, VA; Dr. Steven Alsobrook of Pittsburg, PA; Nathan Lilly of Lewisburg,
Immediately following the ceremony, a reception was held at Valley View Barn
near ceremony in Lewisburg, WV.
The couple spent their honeymoon in Saint Lucia.