Jennifer Brooke Robinson and James Emile Bates III were married December 13, 2014 at Robson Event Center in Gainesville. Tim Bailey officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Chip and Debbie Robinson of Buford. She is a graduate of Georgia College & State University and is employed with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta as a Family Experience Coach.

The groom is the son of Jeb and Rosemary Bates of Gainesville. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia and is employed with Wilheit Packaging as a salesman.

Callie Darragh of Nashville, Tennessee served as the matron of honor.

Bridesmaids were Erica Rhodes of Suwanee, Jessica Post, of Marietta, Sara Johnson, of Athens, Taylor Merritt, of Bishop, Alexis Gruczkowski, Alison Boyd, Meredith Bates, all of Atlanta, Brianne Clayton, of Dacula and Kristen Muirhead, of Greenville, South Carolina.

Jeb Bates of Gainesville served as the best man.

Groomsmen were Daniel Bates, Blake Adams, Stan Shubert, Brett Pittman, all of Gainesville, Joe Cronmiller, of Marietta, Tyler Averitt and Victor Cooper, both of Atlanta, Grayson Godley, of Waktinsville, Josh Brownlee, of Hiram, Casey Barnes, of Candler, Norht Carolina and Nick Bailey, of Lawrenceville.

After a honeymoon to Riviera Maya, Mexico the couple resides in Atlanta.

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