Jennifer Nicole Delk and David Patrick Duplantier were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2007, at Rose Hill Estate in Aiken, S.C. Mrs. Felicia Carpenter officiated the ceremony.
Jennifer is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bruce Baker of Clarks Hill and Mr. William Henry Delk, Jr., of Blackville, S.C. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Lawton Gleaton and Mr. and Mrs. William Henry Delk Sr. of Blackville. She is a graduate of North Augusta High School in North Augusta and a graduate of Augusta State University with a bachelor's of science degree in biology. She is employed with the Medical College of Georgia as a research assistant.
David is the son of Ms. Judith Hepburn Duplantier of Slidell, La., and Mr. Dennis Paul Duplantier of Alexandria, Va. He is the grandson of Mrs. Bettye Grahm Hepburn and the late Mr. Samuel Joseph Hepburn of Slidell, La., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Leon Paul Duplantier of New Orleans, La. He is a graduate of West Springfield High School in Springfield, Va., and a graduate of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., with a bachelor's of science degree in forestry and wildlife. He is employed with Temple-Inland in Thomson as the quality manager.
Given in marriage by her stepfather, Jennifer chose her friend, Mrs. Lauren Traxler of North Augusta, to serve as her matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Irene Salet Hadden and Mrs. Brandy Johnson, friends of the bride, both of Augusta. Honorary bridesmaids were Mrs. Carrie Jeffers of Newnan, Ga., Mrs. Mandy Snoddy of Easley, S.C., and Miss Amy Godfrey of Columbus, Ga., all friends of the bride. Miss Ella Traxler, daughter of Mrs. Lauren Traxler, was the flower girl.
David chose his brother, Mr. Daniel Duplantier of St. Louis, Mo., as his best man. Groomsmen were his friend, Mr. Lee Johnson of Spout Spring, Va., and brother of the bride, Mr. Matthew Delk of Clarks Hill, S.C. Master Tanner White served as ring bearer.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Rose Hill Estate in Aiken. The couple will reside in Thomson. A delayed honeymoon is planned for the fall to Germany, Prague and Paris.