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McDuffie-Norfleet

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Bailey Brooke Norfleet of Elm City and Evan Michael McDuffie of Wilson were married in a 5:30 p.m. ceremony on Sept. 14 at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Wilson. The Rev. Woody Parrish officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Tommy Norfleet and Margie Norfleet, both of Elm City. She is the granddaughter of Faye Norfleet and the late Norwood Norfleet of Wilson and Betty Winstead of Wilson and the late Jimmy Snipes of Elm City. She graduated from Fike High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Barton College. She is an Emergency Department nurse at Vidant Edgecombe.

The groom is the son of Carolyn McDuffie and the late Michael McDuffie of Wilson. He is the grandson of Cleo Eatmon and the late Randolph Eatmon of Wilson and Linda Pleasants of Winterville and Michael McDuffie Sr. of Mississippi. He graduated from Fike High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He is employed as a validation engineer at Fresenius Kabi.

The bride was escorted by her father, Tommy Norfleet.

Morgan Norfleet of Elm City, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Jamie Etringer of Clarksville, Tennessee; Heather Helmendach of Chapel Hill; and Haley Askew of Nashville.

Flower girl was Savanna Winstead of Elm City.

Ronnie Eatmon of Sims, uncle of the groom, served at best man.

Groomsmen were William Moore of Wendell, Sam Falcon and Max Falcon of Wilmington.

Ushers were Cheyenne Snipes of Elm City and Brian House of Wilson.

Ring bearer was Logan Winstead of Elm City.

Following the ceremony, a reception was held at The County Line Bluegrass Barn in Wilson.

A rehearsal dinner was held on the eve of the wedding at The County Line Bluegrass Barn.

After a honeymoon to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, the couple will reside in Wilson.