Abigail Elizabeth Douds, Baltimore, MD, exchanged vows with Thomas Milleret Ring, Oct. 17, 2009, at St. Peter the Apostle Church in Libertytown, MD, with Father Gene Nickol and Deacon John Martin officiating.
Parents of the couple are Dennis and Carmela Douds, Walkersville, MD, and Ray and Mary Ring, Vermillion.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. Matron of honor was Margaret Shaffer, Salisbury, MD. Bridesmaids were Theresa Ring, Vermillion, Emily Pieklo, Walkersville, MD, Amanda Oetken, Mt. Airy, MD, Emily Kennedy, Ashburn, VA, Karen Rice, New Market, MD, and Kelly Kuzma, Walkersville, MD.
Flower girl, city: Grace Oetken, Mt. Airy, MD, served as flower girl, and Luke Pieklo, Walkersville, MD, was ring bearer. Music for the ceremony provided by Pianist Judy Smarsh, and soloist Patricia Douds.
Zeb Lang Ithaca, NY, was best man. Groomsmen were John Ring, Austin, TX, Dan Ring, Boston, MA, Joseph Tonna, San Francisco, CA, Andrew Douds, Walkersville, MD, and Benjamin Douds, Walkersville, MD.
A reception following the ceremony was held at Sullivan Hall, Libertytown, MD. Following a wedding trip to Sorrento, Italy, the couple is home at 614 Rappolla St., Baltimore, MD 21224.