On Saturday, December 28, 2013, two families joined together as Roger Eldridge Porter and Laurie Copeland Griggs were united in marriage. The celebration was held at the Carter-Wilkerson Memorial home.
Roger and Laurie celebrated the day with Laurie’s children, Lauren and Will, with his new bride Ashton along with their family and closest friends. Roger’s parents are Ray and Mabel Porter of Galax Virginia. Laurie’s parents are Bill and Bobbie Copeland of Hillsville Virginia.
The wedding was beautifully orchestrated by Anne McGrady of Hillsville and the day was captured in photos by Millie Mitchum of Hillsville. Catering was done by Great Events of Galax. Karlene Dalton designed and crafted the cake. Special thanks to Lora Terry and Candace at Country Formals in Hillsville for everything.
Roger is employed with Virginia Economic Development Parternship in Richmond, Virginia and Laurie is employed with Frontier Natural Cooperative in Norway, Iowa. They reside in Galax.