Brian D. Mercer and Takiyah K. Chin were married Sept. 1 in Savannah, Ga.

The bride is the daughter of Peter Chin of Houston, Texas, and Gwennette Chin of Savannah.

The groom is the son of Michelle D. Jeffers of Hillsboro, W.Va., and William G. Mercer of Woodridge, Ill.

The outdoor ceremony was held in Chippewa Square and was followed by a dinner and dance in Bryson Hall, both in the Savannah Historic District.

The bride is a 2002 graduate of Baylor University.

She is a mortgage banking operations manager with Chase Bank.

The groom is a 2001 graduate of West Virginia University and is a mortgage consultant with Guaranteed Rate.

The couple honeymooned in northern California, including San Francisco, Yosemite Park and the Napa Valley wine country. They are now at home in Logan Square in Chicago.