Class of 1927
Birth: 3 Jun 1909
Death:6 Dec 1993, Edisto Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
David John Rudder (1909–1969)
Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery
Edisto Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Source: www.findagrave.com, 38641261.
Evening Post (Charleston, SC), September 12, 1938, p.10.
The marriage of Miss Adele Blandine Anderson daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Anderson, of Edisto Island, and Mr. David John Rudder, of Chattanooga, took place at noon Tuedsay in Holy Trinity Episcopal church. The Rev. Harold Thomas, rector of St. Luke’s Episcopal church, Charleston, uncle of the bride, performed the ceremony.
The wedding music was played by Mr. Alex Gregorie, of McPhersonville, organist.
Mrs. Morris B. Chesney, of Cleveland, Ohio, sister of the bride, was the matron of honor and the bride’s only attendant. She was gowned in teal blue Parisian silk with a dubonnet hat and accessories. She wore a shoulder corsage of rubum lilies.
The best man was Mr. Dan Hickes of Knoxville, Tenn. Ushers were Messrs. James Murray Mitchell, of New York, and Joseph Behrens, of Chicago.
The bride who was given in marriage by her brother-in-law, Mr. Edward M. Seabrook, of Charleston, was gowned in dubonnet Parisian silk with black accessories. Her hat was of black suede felt trimmed with small ostrich plumes. Her shoulder corsage was of gardenias and lilies of the valley. She carried a prayer book adorned with gardenias and sprays of lilies of the valley.
Mr. and Mrs. Rudder left after the ceremony for a motor trip along the Atlantic coast. they will reside in Knoxville after October 1.
Mrs. Rudder, of Edisto Island, attended Mount Amoena Seminary and Winthrop college.
Mr. Rudder who was edducated in Chattanooga, has been associated with the Tennessee Valley Authority in Knoxville for the last several years.
Those from out of town present for the wedding were: Mrs. Roy Rector and her son, of Cocoa, Fla.; Mr. and Mrs. J. Jurray Mitchell and their family of New York city; Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Gregorie and their family of Hartsville; Mrs. M. B. Chesney of Cleveland; Mrs. G. T. Wilhelm of Denver; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Behrens of Chicago; Mrs. R. L. R. Bentz of Roanoke; Mr. and Mrs. William Beckette and Miss Ruth Seabrook of Atlanta; Miss Harriet Gregorie of McPhersonville, and Miss Grace Henry and Miss Katherine Hines of Knoxville.