Courtney Leanne Briggs, daughter of Jerome “Tim” Briggs and the late Debra Dunbar Briggs of Sullivan, and Brandon Johnson, son of Christopher Johnson of Winter Harbor and Mindy Helms of Steuben, were married on Aug. 29, 2015.
The seaside wedding took place at Edgewater Inn on beautiful Frenchman Bay in Sullivan Harbor. Julie Ginn officiated. The reception was held at the Franklin Veterans Club.
The bride was attended by her sister, Erika Briggs; her cousin Whitney Doughty as maid of honor; and bridesmaids Krista Rae Helms, aunt of the groom, and best friend Laura DiDonato. The flower girls were Bryleigh Jean Gatcomb, niece of the bride, and Danika Sargent, niece of the groom.
The best men were Logan Leighton, brother of the groom; and Brandon’s best friend Ryan Gerrish; and groomsmen Nicholas Gatcomb and Allen Doughty, cousin of the bride. Ring bearer was Ian Gatcomb, nephew of the bride.
Courtney graduated from Sumner Memorial High School and attended Husson University and the University of Maine at Augusta and is co-owner of Sweet Beginnings Infant and Toddler Center, LLC. Brandon graduated from Sumner Memorial High School and is self-employed, working aboard the F/V Courtney-Leanne.
The couple recently returned from a two-week honeymoon in Hawaii. They reside in Sullivan with their two beloved dogs, Benson and Lola.