WAUSEON - On New Year's Day, Nicole Sue Whipkey of Hudson, Mich., and Dr. Christian Alan King of Archbold were united in marriage in the chapel of the First Christian Church with the Rev. Mary Joe Bray officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Donald and Mary Sue Whipkey of Jewett.
The groom is the son of Dr. Sterling and Joan King of Wauseon.
Andrea Keister of Jewett, sister of the bride, was the matron of honor.
Jeff King of Logan, brother of the groom, was the best man.
The flower girl was Kailee Keister, niece of the bride. The ring bearers were Braden Keister, nephew of the bride, and Donovan Dent, cousin of the groom.
The bride is the chief MRI Technologist at Community Health Center of Branch County in Coldwater, Mich.
The groom is a self-employed optometrist in Archbold.
The reception was held in the Wauseon Masonic Building.
The couple will reside in Hudson, Mich.