HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Kelli Murphy and Jacob Ashby were united in marriage June 11, 2016, at the Park Inn by Radisson in Clarion by the Honorable Judge James Arner.
She is the daughter of Kathleen and Michael Murphy, of Clarion. He is the son of Marshall and Elaine Ashby, of Falling Waters, W. Va.
The bride chose Melani Marshall, of Zelienople, Pa., as her matron of honor and Melissa Ashby, of Riverdale, N.J., as a bridesmaid.
Mark Murphy, of Martinsburg, W.Va., performed the duties of best man.
Brett Carkeek, of Largo, Md., was an usher.
A reception was held at the Park Inn.
The bride is a graduate of Clarion-Limestone High School and a 2012 doctorate graduate of Bernard Dunn School of Pharmacy, Shenandoah University, Va. She works at Walmart in Hagerstown, Md.
The groom is a graduate of Hedgesville High School in West Virginia. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania and his master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University. He earned his doctorate degree in organizational leadership from Shenandoah University in Virginia in May. He is working at Frederick University in Maryland in the education department.
Following a honeymoon trip to Hawaii, they are living in Hagerstown with their fur babies, Caroline and Pooky.