Cary Elizabeth Garretson and MacKenzie Keith Bates were married Sept. 9 at Montaluce Winery in Dahlonega, Ga.
Mrs. Bates is the daughter of Barbara Hardin and the late Reade Hardin.
She is a graduate of the University of Georgia and Mercer University. She is a teacher of gifted students at State Bridge Elementary.
Mr. Bates is the son of Lynne Brown.
He is a graduate of Raceland-Worthington High School and Morehead State University. He is communications coordinator for a global nonprofit affilated with Emory University in Atlanta.
After a brief honeymoon in Lake Tahoe, Nev., the couple reside in Cumming, Ga. An extended honeymoon in Barbados is planned for December.