The Meridian Star
Nicole Robyn Smylie and Jasper Lewis Cobb were united in marriage on the afternoon of Saturday, May 19, 2012, at Adaton Baptist Church in Starkville. The ceremony was conducted by the Rev. J.D. Shaw.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Smylie of Madison. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Edith Bowie and the late Mr. Sidney Bowie of Madison, and Mrs. Janie Smylie and the late Mr. William Smylie of Meridian.
The bridegroom is the son of Ms. Lucy Taylor of Marks, and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Cobb of Batesville. He is the grandson of Mrs. Flora May Cobb and the late Mr. Jasper Cobb of Lambert, and Mrs. Elizabeth Taylor and the late Mr. Sherman Taylor of Lambert.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless dress with a square neckline, dropped waistline, and mermaid silhouette-style skirt. The gown featured a floor-length hemline and sweep train. A beaded crystal and pearl sash was worn around the waistline, and a fingertip-length veil outlined with crystals, lace and beading to match the sash. The bridal bouquet featured mixed flowers, the bride’s “True Love Waits” ring, her grandmother’s handkerchief and gold heart brooch, and a blue ribbon tying them into the bouquet.
Attending the bride as maid of honor was the her sister, Meredith Sonny Smylie. Bridesmaids were Erica Cobb, Mary Margaret Cockroft, Megan Hopkins, Kelsey Nurnberg, Leah Ross, Jennifer Routh and Amy Wright.
Flower girl was Ellie Brasher, friend of the bride and bridegroom.
The father of the bridegroom served as best man. Groomsmen were Jacob Cobb, Chandler Crawford, Matthew McCain, Leyton Mills, Brett Rushing, Mason Smylie and Samuel Smylie. Ushers were Jack Cobb, Jacob Cobb, Mason Smylie, and Samuel Smylie.
Katherine Hardin served as the wedding coordinator.
Heidi Brasher provided nuptial music and was also a vocalist with her husband, Brian.
Following the ceremony, the bride’s parents hosted a reception at Memorial Hall on the campus of Mississippi State University.
On the eve of the wedding, the bridegroom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner at the Central Station Grill.
Following a honeymoon to Gatlinburg, Tenn., the couple resides in Starkville.