Samantha Rae Littler and Kyle Matthew Lawrence were united in marriage on Aug. 4, 2012, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Virginia, with Deacon Dan Schultz officiating the ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Parents of the bride are Lonnie Littler, of Aurora; Char Bolen, of Duluth; and Thea and Greg Barnes of Markham. Parents of the groom are Jerry and Debbie Lawrence of Mountain Iron.
Maid of honor was Jessica Meyer, of Cloquet. Bridesmaids were Anneka Littler, Markham; Cierra Kilpela, Rochester; Jennifer Dagger, Duluth; and Kate Barnes, Ely Lake. Personal attendant was Kely Dunsmoor, Hibbing. Flower girl was Emma Avikainen and ring bearer was Ethan Avikainen, both of Virginia.
Best man was Jared Cuoco, of Virginia. Groomsmen were Chris Lawrence, Chisholm; Jeremy Lawrence, Mountain Iron; and Brady Littler, Marquette, Mich. Ushers were Mark McGillivray, South St. Paul, and Aaron Appledorn, Chisholm.
Greg Barnes provided the music for the ceremony.
A reception was held at the Mountain Iron Community Center. The couple resides in Virginia.