PRINCETON -- Olivia Lynne Akridge and Robert Lucas Talley were united in marriage Oct. 1, 2016, at First Baptist Church in Princeton with Sean Mestan and Chance McConnell officiating. Music was provided by Sparkling Keys String Quartet of Clarksville, Tennessee. Mrs. Jordan Talley of Hopkinsville served as the reader.
The bride is the daughter of Paul and Jill Akridge of Eddyville. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Akridge of Fredonia, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Denzil Jennings.
The groom is the son of Bill and Anita Talley of Princeton. He is the grandson of Judge Bill McCaslin of Princeton and the late Mrs. Jo McCaslin, Mrs. Shirley Talley of Princeton and the late Dr. N.H. Talley.
The bride chose Mrs. Heather Norman-Burgdolf of Lexington as her matron of honor and Miss Holly Milburn of Chicago as her maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Jasi Oliver of Somerset; Beth Scott of Lexington; Angel Lucas of Elizabethtown; Annie Talley of Nashville, Tennessee, sister of the groom; and Jennifer Akridge of Eddyville.
Miss Audrey Akridge and Henry Akridge, daughter and son of Logan and Jennifer Akridge of Eddyville, served as flower girl and ringbearer.
The groom chose his brother, Ben Talley of Hopkinsville, as his best man. Groomsmen were Steven Duckworth of Nashville, Tennessee; Jacob Edwards of Paducah; Peter Paraskos of Orville, Ohio; Chris Buchsieb and Zach Rabold, both of Columbus, Ohio; and Logan Akridge of Eddyville, brother of the bride.
An outdoor reception followed at the Princeton Golf and Country Club.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Lyon County High School in Eddyville, a 2011 graduate of Transylvania University in Lexington with a bachelor of arts degree in psychology and a 2013 graduate of Arizona State University with a master of science degree in applied behavior analysis. She is employed as a behavior consultant with Hope Autism and Behavior Sciences in Nashville, Tennessee.
The groom is a 2008 graduate of Caldwell County High School in Princeton and a 2012 graduate of the University of Kentucky in Lexington with a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering. He is employed as a project engineer with Crain Construction in Nashville.
The couple resides in Nashville.