RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — On Saturday, Joseph D. Morrissey and Myrna Warren will be married at his family farm in Varina, Virginia. Pride and Morrissey have two children – son Chase, 1, and daughter Bella, 2 months.
The wedding will be officiated by Father Wayne Ball of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church and Pastor A. Lincoln James of Trinity Baptist Church. About 250 guests have been invited to the outdoor ceremony with a reception to follow immediately. Mr. and Mrs. Morrissey will be honeymooning in St. Thomas. Thereafter, they will reside in the Ginter Park area of Northside.
Morrissey announced in March that he is running in the 2016 Richmond mayoral race.
Morrissey previously served a three-month jail sentence after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor after being accused of having sex with Warren. At the time, she was his 17-year-old secretary who went by the name of Myrna Pride.Find 8News on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram; send your news tips to iReport8@wric.com.