Michelle Bonnie Jean Franklin, of Strawberry Plains, daughter of Charles Franklin and Elnora Bishop, both of Strawberry Plains, was united in marriage with Gerard Joseph Westover, of Strawberry Plains, son of the late Arden and Anna Westover, April 4 in Pigeon Forge.
Melody Willis, of Strawberry Plains, daughter of the bride, was maid of honor. Justin Willis, United States Army, the bride’s son, escorted her down the aisle. Madilynn Willis, granddaughter of the bride, was flower girl.
Justin Westover, of Friendsville, son of the bridegroom, was best man.
A reception was held at Cherokee Grill, Gatlinburg.
After a wedding trip to Maya Riveria, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, the couple are living in Strawberry Plains.
The bride is a student at Pellissippi State Community College. She is employed in the administrative offices at Lowe’s Inc.
The bridegroom is an electrical pro at Lowe’s Inc.