Gross, Murphy married

Jessica Katherine Gross and Derek Dale Murphy were married on Oct. 17, 2015, at Bethel Baptist Church in Brookings with The Rev. Barry Whipkey officiating.

Parents of the couple are John and Sheila Gross of Madison and Tom and Julie Murphy of White.

Special guests included John and Millie Gross of Madison and Eunice Berwald of Toronto, grandparents of the bride; and Marcy Sommervold of Hendricks and Joanne Murphy of White, grandparents of the bridegroom.

The matron of honor was Jenna Ely. Bridesmaids were Stephanie Estenson, Kaitlynn Berwald, Ally Gross, cousins of the bride; and Paige Oligmueller.

The best man was Dustin Murphy, brother of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were David Murphy, Dallas Murphy, brothers of the bridegroom; Forrest Murphy; cousin of the bridegroom; and Mitchell Gross, brother of the bride.

Flower girls were Calli Berwald, cousin of the bride; and Avery Midtaune, cousin of the bridegroom. Ringbearers were Grayson TeKrony and Wyatt TeKrony, cousins of the bride.

Ushers were Cory Anderson, Shawn Hogue, Spencer Murphy, cousins of the bridegroom; and Brady Hanna.

Personal attendants were Chelsey Murphy, sister-in-law of bridegroom; and Brittney Gusso. Guest book attendant was Elizabeth Hofer, cousin of the bride. Special music was provided by Monte Abeler and Marie Abeler, cousins of the bride.

A reception was held at Old Sanctuary with Jim and Kathy Dreesen and Craig and Patty Midtaune, uncles and aunts of the couple, as hosts and hostesses.

The bride is employed at Salon, Etc. in Madison. The bridegroom owns and operates Murphy Roofing and Construction in White, where they have made their home.