Venita Young and Scott Lucchi

Venita Young of Murfreesboro, Tenn., became the bride of Scott Lucchi of Jasper in a double ring ceremony Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, in John R. Rice Auditorium at the Bill Rice Ranch in Murfreesboro. Pastor Stephen Schwanke officiated at 2 p.m. CST. Fall colors, candles lit windows and leaves decorated the auditorium.

The bride is the daughter of Robert Young of Oxford, Ga., and the late Helen Young. Mr. Lucchi’s parents are Donald and Vivian Lucchi of Jasper.

Julie Potter played the organ, and Tim and Brittany Thompson sang “Our Wedding Day” and “We Will Serve Our Lord.”

Charlie and Breanna Cowart and Joseph and Jonathan Miller, all of Murfreesboro and friends of the bride, gave out programs.

Susanna Flanders of Murfreesboro, friend of the bride, was maid of honor. Tracy Landry of Murfreesboro and Rachel Schwanke of Spring Hill, Tenn., friends of the bride, were bridesmaids. Flower girl was Alyssa Finney of Murfreesboro, friend of the bride.

Mr. Lucchi chose his brother, Brian Lucchi of Zionsville, as best man. Groomsmen were Michael Lucchi of Soddy Daisy, Tenn., cousin of the bridegroom, and Pastor Vince Stover of Petersburg, friend of the couple. Ushers were Nathan Reeves of Murfreesboro, a friend, and Brian Lucchi of Zionsville, brother of the bridegroom. Seth Thompson of Murfreesboro, a friend, was ring bearer.

The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, was attired in a floor-length, A-line, sleeveless, white gown with ruching and beaded accents, a plum sash and a jacket with short sleeves. She wore a shoulder-length veil with satin trim and carried a bouquet of wildflowers in autumn colors.

The bridesmaids wore plum, tea-length, sleeveless dresses and black jackets with short sleeves. They had beaded headbands and carried bouquets of autumn wildflowers.

Mrs. Lucchi chose a tea-length, sleeveless dress of eggplant chiffon with a ruched bodice and a jacket with three-quarter-length sleeves.

A reception was held in the dining hall of the ranch. Emily Miller of Murfreesboro, friend of the bride, registered guests.

The couple is at home in Jasper after a wedding trip to Monteagle, Lookout Mountain, Signal Mountain and Chattanooga.

The bride graduated from Newton High School in Covington, Ga., and Pensacola Christian College in Pensacola, Fla. She was employed as a counselor and teacher at the Bill Rice Ranch. Mr. Lucchi, a graduate of Northeast Dubois High School, Dubois, attended the University of Indianapolis. He is a document processor at German American in Jasper.

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