Laura Ashworth Heltzel of Richmond, Va., and Jeffrey Mitchell Poole Jr. of Whispering Pines, N.C., were married June 29 at First English Lutheran Church in Richmond. The Reverend John Schweitzer officiated.
Heltzel is the daughter of Lynn and Emmett R. Heltzel of Richmond and the granddaughter of Helen F. Groves and the late Russell Groves and the late Annalaura and William E. Crumpler.
Poole is the son of Dana and Jeffrey M. Poole Sr. of Bel Air and the grandson of Joan and Donald L. Poole Sr. and Jeannine Rodgers.
Caroline Heltzel served as her sister's maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Kristin Poole, sister of the groom, and Megan Powell, Morgan Allen, Ashley Loving and Amylynn Hollingsworth, all friends of the bride.
Jeffrey M. Poole Sr. served as his son's best man. Groomsmen were Adam Cooper, Colin Mayo, Mark Alexander, Brian Wilcox, Franc Cook and Matt Manzo, all friends of the groom.
A reception was held at Tuckahoe Woman's Club.
The couple will reside in Whispering Pines.