Melinda McKee Clyde, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. James S. Clyde of Cynthiana, and Christopher Noel Greenwood, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary W. Greenwood of Milton, Ky., were married at 5:30 p.m. on July 2, 2011, at Cynthiana Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Patrick Laney officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the granddaughter of the late W.E. and Mary Clyde of Beloit, Wisc., and the late William and Anna Myers McKee of Cynthiana.
The groom is the grandson of the late Ernest and Kathryn Straub of Madison, Ind., and the late Clyde and Bernice Greenwood of Milton, Ky.
The matron of honor was Susanna Clyde Max of Cincinnati, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Ashlee Cooper and Ashley Frizzell of Lexington, friends of the bride. Junior bridesmaids were Anna Kathryn Samonds and Molly Samonds, cousins of the bride, of Oxford, Miss. The flower girl was Elizabeth Marie Max, niece of the bride.
Robert Greenwood of Bellevue, Ky., brother of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Brian Kaufman and Dustin Wilson, friends of the groom. Serving as ushers were Craig Hallman, Brian Hiner and Tim Sorrell. Ring bearer was Luke Patrick Greenwood, nephew of the groom, and honorary ring bearer was Andrew Ross Max, nephew of the bride.
Music was provided by Tammy Bruce, pianist and organist, Kristi Hiner, pianist, Bill Selin, trumpeter, Laura Max, harpist, and Joe D. Hendricks, vocalist. Guest book and program attendants were Laura Lilly, Lexington, and Ashlee Wiley, Georgetown, friends of the bride. The wedding coordinator was Resa Wright Browning, friend of the bride’s family. A reception was held at The Prizing House in Cynthiana. The couple honeymooned in St. Maarten.
The bride is a graduate of Harrison County High School and Transylvania University. She received her Masters degree from Georgetown College. She is a member of Delta Delta Delta. The bride is employed by the Ft. Thomas School District as a teacher and coordinator for gifted and talented education.
The groom is a graduate of Trimble County High School and Hanover College. He received his Masters in Business Administration from Xavier University and is employed as an investigator for the United States Department of Labor.
The couple is making their home in Covington, Ky.