Susan Ashley Heacox and John David Hitt were married June 28 at The Balcony on Dock in Wilmington, N.C. The Rev. Penelope Morningstar officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wesley Heacox of Wilson, N.C. She is a 2005 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She is a high school English teacher.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Lee Hitt of Hoschton. He is a 2003 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He works for Encore magazine.

Spencer Heacox Melton of Charlotte, N.C., served as the bride's matron of honor.

Register attendant was Melissa Ashley Orr. Program attendants were Angela Marie Sherill and Kelly Ward Dooley. Reader was Shannon Christine Wilson.

Gregory Lee Hitt of Hoschton and Herman Cross Miller of Duluth served as the groom's best men.

Ushers were Joseph Wheeler Hitt, Daniel Robert Hitt and Michael Gregory Hitt of Duluth.

After a honeymoon in the mountains of western N.C., the couple now resides in Wilmington, N.C.