Wedding Announcement

Billie Jean Shaw and Michael Andrew Perry


Ms. Billie Jean Shaw of Manning, SC and Mr. Michael Andrew Perry of Charlotte, NC, were united in marriage on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The afternoon ceremony and reception were held at Cobblestone Park and Country Club, Blythewood, SC.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Billy and Willa Jean Kinlaw-Shaw, the granddaughter of Mrs. Willine C. Kinlaw of Manning, SC, the late Mr. Johnny N. Kinlaw of Manning, SC and the late Mrs. Mary S. Ford of Columbia, SC, and the God-Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Michael and Janice K. Ilori of Locust Grove, GA. She graduated from Winthrop University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication and a Minor in Marketing. She is employed as a main evening anchor at WIS-TV, Columbia, SC

The groom is son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Andrew Perry, Sr. of Charlotte, N.C. and the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Roosevelt White of St. Louis, MO and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Perry, of Philadelphia, PA. Michael is the Owner and CEO of Red Wolf, LLC, in Charlotte, NC.

The Rev. Gregory Perry officiated. The bride was escorted by Mr. Jordon Kinlaw Shaw, Mr. William Alexander Shaw, and her father. The bride was given in marriage by her father.bThe bride was attended by Maid of Honor, Ms. Joshlyn Kinlaw and Matrons of Honor, Mrs. Joy Monet Saunders and Mrs. Chauntice Corbin. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Jennifer Shaw Ray, Ms. Robyn Carter, Ms. Alicia Edwards, Ms. Taylor Spencer, and flower girls were Khaza Perry, Khari Perry, and Joyce Briggs

Mr. Brandon Perry served as the best man. Groomsmen were Mr. Elsea Burrs, Mr. Pierre White, Mr. Kashon Melcherts, Mr. Damion Perry, Mr. Brandon Ray, and Mr. Ben Grant and ring-bearer was Master Justin Briggs.

Following a wedding trip to Tanzania, East Africa, the couple plans to live in South Carolina.