Johnson City Press Saturday, October 25, 2014

Rice-Svalina

Published August 9th, 2013 12:00 am

Suncica Sunshine Svalina and Aaron Benjamin Rice were married Saturday, June 15, 2013, at The Charles, downtown Johnson City.
William Bailey, minister, officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Chase Buchannan, vocalist/guitarist.
The bride is a daughter of Lelica and Dragan Svalina, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of the late Bozica and Petar Svalina; and the late Dobrinka and Dusko Bandic.
The groom is a son of Vedette and Ron Rice, Soddy Daisy.
He is a grandson of Jean and Stan Rice, Johnson City; Barbara Lehn, Burlington, Wis., and the late Don Lehn.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a pearl beaded ivory lace gown.
Maid of honor was Gorica Svalina, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Milica Bandic, Jovana Milicevic, Lilly Lam, Noelle Brown and Kendra Sigler.
Flower girl was Laura Rice.
Blaine Rice, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Abdullah Sabri, Jeff Chastain, John Eads and Corey Vines.
Usher was Nemanja Bandic.
Following a reception at The Charles, the couple took a wedding trip to Dubrovnik, Croatia.