Vanessa Williams Marries WNY Native in Buffalo on Fourth of July
Vanessa Williams tied the knot in Buffalo over the Fourth of July weekend to longtime beau and Western New York native, Jim Skrip.
The Fourth of July wedding took place at the St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic church. Williams announced her engagement to the Depew native last year. Chris Williams later let it slip that the couple would wed in Buffalo during the summer. We told you last month that the couple had been spotted around town, including a visit to City Hall.
Williams, whose mother is from Buffalo, met her hubby-to-be in 2013 while on vacation in Egypt. Skrip was sporting a Sabres t-Shirt, intriguing Vanessa to approach him and ask if he was indeed from WNY.
The newlyweds rode in a Rolls Royce. Melanie Jillian and Sasha served as bridesmaids.Before heading to Buffalo, Williams tweeted: