William L. Ryder, Jr. and Linda Gayle Swindle exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, August 18, 2012 on the bluff overlooking the Narrows of the Harpeth near Kingston Springs, TN. The ceremony was attended by Bill’s daughter, Erin Birklid, son-in law Nate Birklid, grandsons Brenton and Ronan Birklid of Sheldon, WA; Bill’s son, Neal Ryder, and his wife, Danielle Laray Hess, of Shippensburg, PA. The ceremony was officiated by Cheatham Co. Mayor David McCullough.
Following the ceremony, the couple surprised guests at their bluegrass pickin’ party with a wedding reception at their home. The couple will reside in south Cheatham County.