CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Mr. and Mrs. John Etchison McDonald, Jr. of Richmond, Virginia are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Miss. Emily Whitridge McDonald of Charlotte, North Carolina, to Matthew William Bramwell of Charlotte, North Carolina, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Lee Bramwell of Brentwood, Tennessee. The ceremony took place August 18, 2007 at Christ Episcopal Church. The bride, given in marriage by her parents, is the granddaughter of Mrs. David Forsyth of Reisterstown, Maryland, and the late Mr. David Forsyth, and Mr. and Mrs. John Etchison McDonald of Baltimore, Maryland. The groom is the grandson of the late Mr. And Mrs. William Herman Phillips of Nashville, Tennessee, and the late Mr. And Mrs. Charles Robinson Sr. of Nashville, Tennessee. Miss. Courtney Seiler McDonald of Richmond, Virginia, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Timothy Alfred Sheriff of Columbia, South Carolina, friend of the groom, was best man. The bride and groom graduated from Virginia Tech. She is an alumna of Kappa Delta and he is an alumnus of Pi Kappa Phi. The couple will reside in Charlotte, N.C.