Former Miss America Kimberly Aiken is going for simple, elegant and Southern for her wedding Sunday.
Aiken, who won the crown in 1993, is marrying Haven Earl Cockerham. Seven hundred people have been invited and - get this - the ceremony at First Baptist Church in Columbia, S.C., is open to the public!A private reception will follow with lots of candied yams, shrimp and grits, black-eyed peas and sweetened ice tea. The cake will have 25 tiers.
"I don't have to sing or perform," Aiken said. "All I have to do is say `I do.' "
The couple will live in Cincinnati, where Cockerham works for Procter & Gamble and Aiken will work as an accountant for Ernst & Young.