Abby Elizabeth Milner of Spartanburg, SC and Hollis McNeill Fitch of Charlotte, NC were married on October 12, 2013 at 6 o’clock at First Presbyterian Church in Spartanburg, SC. Reverend Dr. Thomas Evans officiated at the ceremony, which was followed by a reception at the Piedmont Club.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Armour Kyle Milner, Jr. of Spartanburg, SC. She is the maternal granddaughter of Mary Wright Adams and the late Charles Hubert Adams and the late Eugene Joseph Timms. She is the paternal granddaughter of Clelon Campbell Milner and the late Armour Kyle Milner.
She attended Spartanburg High School and was the senior class president. She is a graduate of the College of Charleston and the Medical University of South Carolina. She is employed as a speech therapist for the Fort Mill School District.
The groom is a son of Dr. Margaret H. Fitch and Mr. Paul V. Fitch, ll. He is the paternal grandson of the late Ernestine and Paul V. Fitch. He is the maternal grandson of the late Margaret and Murphy Holloway. He attended Aiken High School, the University of Colorado and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in business. He is the founder and president of the Flatiron Group, Inc, a real estate development company in Charlotte, N.C.
Dr. Mary Milner Beck and Dr. Emily Milner Cole, sisters of the bride, attended the bride as Matrons of Honor. Bridesmaids were Carmen Cook Milner, sister-in-law of the bride, and Margaret Kendall Fitch, sister of the groom. Child attendants were Megan Leigh Green, Jeffrey Harrison Beck, Campbell Timms Milner, Rollins Lucille Beck, Esther Louise Cole, Armour Kyle Milner, lV, Cullen Nicklaus Beck, Annie Derham Cole and Harper Elizabeth Fitch, all nieces and nephews of the bride and groom. Readers were Frances Hunter Floyd and Miriam Elizabeth Wagner, friends of the bride.
The groom’s father, Paul Vencil Fitch ll and the groom’s brother, Brannon Evans Fitch served as best men. Groomsmen were Armour Kyle Milner, brother of the bride, and Eric Evans Kallgren, cousin of the groom. Ushers were Matthew Stuart Holly, Craig Thomas Williams and Charles Frederick Irick, friends of the groom.
Music was provided by the Mulfinger String Quartet.
The couple will reside in Charlotte, NC following a honeymoon to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.