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Adams - Caitlin Rose Doty and Dakota Ray Adams
Marriage vows to be exchanged Oct. 23, 2010
Published Thursday, September 9, 2010
Caitlin Rose Doty, daughter of Britt and Bonnie Doty, all of Bridgeport, will marry Dakota Ray Adams of Millsap, son of Rick Adams of Millsap and Tammy Adams of Watauga, Oct. 23, 2010, at the Decatur Church of Christ.
Ray Cook, uncle of the bride, will officiate.The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Paradise High School and attends Weatherford College where she is pursuing a degree in elementary eduation. She is the granddaughter of Joe and Ann Richardson of Paradise, and Vina Doty and Anna Dukes of Bridgeport.The prospective groom is a 2008 graduate of Millsap High School and is employed by B&PT in Mineral Wells. He is the grandson of Jack and Nancy Adams of Rural Hall, N.C., Buddy and Ann Vestile of Sweetwater, Buddy and Shirley Coxey of Watauga and Don and Shirley Ruddick of Ardmore, Okla.

Alexander - Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Alexander
Marriage vows exchanged Sept. 25, 2010
Published Thursday, October 28, 2010
Maranda Danielle Read and Brandon Cole Alexander were married Sept. 25, 2010, at First Baptist Church of Cottondale. Sam Starr of Paradise Church of Christ officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Jo Gentry and the granddaughter of Willard and Frances Gentry of Cottondale. The groom is the son of Kevin and Clover Alexander of Boyd and grandson of Richard and Teresa Ford of Hurst.Maid of honor was Leah Brown, and bridesmaid was Alexa Meadows, both of Paradise. Junior bridesmaids were Ali Fowler, sister of the bride; Haleigh Maxwell and Jordan Shetter, nieces of the bride; and Baleigh Alexander, sister of the groom.Flower girl was Bethany Alexander, sister of the groom, and ring bearer was Bryce Shetter, nephew of the bride.Best man was Phillip Pierce, and groomsman was Dylan Yarbrough. Ushers were Josh Gentry, cousin of the bride; Dalton George, Hunter George and Aaron Shetter, nephews of the bride; and Josh Carter.The couple live in Portsmouth, Va., where he will be stationed for four years.

Amonett - Walt and Geraldine Amonett
50th wedding anniversary Dec. 17, 2010
Published Thursday, December 16, 2010
Walt and Geraldine Amonett of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, with a reception hosted by their children at the Decatur Senior Citizens Center.
Walt and the former Geraldine Berg were married Dec. 17, 1960, in Decatur.They have four children, Nelson Amonett of Rockport, Ga., Nacina Cryer of Decatur, Lorenda Hornsby of Chico and Roxanna Shivers of Celina; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.Walt retired from Bridgeport Super Save, Pat's Trucking and Walmart. Geraldine retired from Decatur Indepentent School District. They are members of Immanuel Baptist Church.

Askey - Bill and Joyce Askey
Fiftieth wedding anniversary April 1, 2010
Published Thursday, April 1, 2010
Bill and Joyce Askey of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their family from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 3, 2010, in the parlor of First Baptist Church in Decatur.
Bill Askey and the former Joyce Phillips were married April 1, 1960, in Decatur.They have two children, Phillip Askey and wife, Rebecca, of Saltillo, Mexico, and Phyllis Jordan and husband, Gary, of Rainbow; and three granchildren, Krista and Kayla Askey and Austin Jordan.Bill is retired from TU Electric and Joyce is retired from Centel Telephone. They are members of First Baptist Church in Decatur and Joyce is in the Wise Regional Health System Auxillary.The family requests no gifts.

Baggett - Charles and Donna Baggett
Fifty-first wedding anniversary Feb. 21, 2010
Published Thursday, August 12, 2010
Donna and Charles Baggett of Decatur (formerly of Fort Worth) celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 7, at their home north of Decatur. A come-and-go reception and house warming was hosted by their daughter and son-in-law, Kesia and Ken Harlan.
Charles Baggett and the former Donna Wissel were married Feb. 21, 1959, in Tucson, Ariz.They also have a son, John Baggett and wife, Nickie, of Haltom City; and a grandson, Dakota Baggett, and granddaughter, Kacie Harlan.Charles served in the Air Force from 1956 to 1968 and is a member of the Ramey AFB Historical Society. He was a maintenance electrician for Tarrant County College NW Campus from 1975 until he retired in 2002. Donna worked as a custodian there from 1987 until retiring in 2005. They are members of Lighthouse Fellowship Methodist Church in Lake Worth.Prior to their anniversary, they took a trip to Tucson in 2008.

Baker - Casey Faye Henderson and Jake Richard Baker
Marriage vows to be exchanged April 16, 2010
Published Thursday, April 1, 2010
Casey Faye Henderson of Dallas, daughter of Carl and Melva Henderson of Bridgeport, and Jake Richard Baker of Chesapeake, Va., son of Mary and Louie Funk of Austin and Richard and Susan Baker of The Woodlands, will marry April 16, 2010, at the Old Red Museum in Dallas. Kevin Casey with The Father's House in Decatur will officiate the ceremony.
The bride elect is a 2002 graduate of Bridgeport High School and received a bachelor's in biomedical science from Texas A&M University in 2006. She expects to graduate with a doctorate of pharmacy from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in May.The prospective groom is a 2002 graduate of Bowie High School in Austin and graduated from Texas A&M with a bachelor of science in industrial distribution in 2006. He is a lieutenant junior grade naval aviator in the U.S. Navy.

Baker (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Jake Richard Baker
Marriage vows exchanged April 16, 2010
Published Thursday, September 16, 2010
Casey Faye Henderson of Dallas and Jake Richard Baker of Chesapeake, Va., were married April 16, 2010, at Old Red Museum in Dallas. Kevin Casey of The Father's House of Wise County officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Carl and Melva Henderson of Bridgeport and the granddaughter of Jean Bush of Bridgeport and Wanda Henderson of Tucson.The groom is the son of Louis and Mary Funk of Austin and Richard and Susan Baker of The Woodlands. He is the grandson of Henry and Mary Landry of Jacksonville, Fla., Leander and Mae Sukup of Leander, Carolyn Baker of Dickinson and Shirley Taylor of Austin.Escorted by her father, the bride wore a white French taffeta gown with corseted back. The ruched stand-away bodice was adorned with lace, Swarovski crystals, pearls, bugle beads, seed beads and sequins and was accented with a ribbon at the empire waist. The fitted silhouette extended into a flared skirt with voluminous godet panels.She carried a bouquet of white tulips, ranunculus, Gerber daises, Calla lilies and hydrangea hand-tied with black satin ribbon and adorned with her grandmother's blue jeweled broach. Bridesmaids were Danielle Tietze and Sunni McAsey, both of Houston, Rebeckah Primera of Odessa and sisters of the bride, Carly Patton of Grand Prairie and Kelley Henderson of Lubbock. They wore black cocktail-length dresses and carried white bouquets in a single variety of flower from the bride's bouquet.Trevor Patton of Grand Prairie, nephew of the bride, carried a family Bible into the ceremony.Groomsmen were Harrison Baker of The Woodlands and Nathaniel Funk of Austin, brothers of the groom, Cody Brown of San Marcos, Daniel Wetzel of Camp Lejune, N.C., and Thompson Graves of New Bern, N.C. Honorary groomsman was Shaun Miller of Austin.Ushers were Colter Henderson of Lubbock, brother of the groom, Derek Nelms of Tomball, Patrick Layton of Virginia Beach and Jarod Cady of Canberra, Australia.A reception hosted by the parents of the bride and Louis and Mary Funk followed the ceremony at Old Red Museum.The bride is a 2002 graduate of Bridgeport High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University in 2006 and a doctorate of pharmacy in 2010 from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. She is employed by Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Va.The groom is a 2002 graduate of Bowie High School in Austin. He earned a bachelor of science degree in industrial distribution from Texas A&M in 2006. He is employed by the U.S. Navy and is stationed in Oceana, Va.The couple is planning a honeymoon trip for their first anniversary, pending the groom's military orders. They live in Chesapeake.

Barnett - Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Frank Barnett
Vows exchanged Nov. 21, 2009
Published Sunday, January 10, 2010
Savannah Leigh Matzinger and Johnny Frank Barnett, both of Denton, were married in a single ring ceremony Nov. 21, 2009, at the Robert Carr Chapel in Fort Worth.
The bride is the daughter of Dan and Leah Matzinger of Lake Bridgeport.The groom is the son of Gary and Tarrie Barnett of Seattle.Following a cruise to Central America, the couple lives in Denton.

Beaman - Warren and Martha Beaman
Forty-fifth wedding anniversary March 7, 2010
Published Thursday, March 11, 2010
Warren and Martha Beaman of Bridgeport celebrated their 45th anniversary with a reception hosted at the home of their son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Penny Beaman of Bridgeport, Sunday, March 6.
Warren Beaman and the former Martha Craft were married March 7, 1965.The couple have four children, Robert Beaman of Bridgeport, Mark Beaman of Thackerville, Okla., Debbie Nelson of Ardmore Okla., and Sandy Reed of Springtown.They have 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.Warren and Martha are retired and members of Grace Fellowship Church.

Beard - Levert and Suzie Beard
Fiftieth wedding anniversary March 25, 2010
Published Thursday, March 25, 2010
Levert and Suzie Beard of Bridgeport will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a reception hosted by their children and grandchildren from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 27, at the Decatur Civic Center. RSVP to Kassie Ramsey, (817) 992-5550.
Levert Beard and the former Suzie Richey were married March 25, 1960, in Decatur.The couple have four children, Robin Beard of Fort Worth, Kimberly Beard of Waco, Dena Burbidge of Paradise and Tracie Sprehe of Saginaw; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.Levert is a retired electronic technician.

Bradley - Ashley Nicole Smith and Richard Ronald Bradley
Vows to be exchanged June 12, 2010
Published Sunday, January 10, 2010
Ashley Nicole Smith of Plano, daughter of William and Linda Smith of Runaway Bay, will marry Richard Ronald Bradley of McAllen, son of Richard and Gail Bradley of Garland, June 12, 2010, at The Club at Runaway Bay. Johnny Irish will officiate the ceremony.
The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a 2006 graduate of Howard Payne University. She is employed by Frisco ISD as a fourth grade math and science teacher. The prospective groom is a 2000 graduate of Katy High School, 2004 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and a 2007 graduate of the University of Houston Law Center. He is a briefing attorney for the Thirteenth Court of Appeals.

Brazeau - Sam and Dorothy Brazeau
Fiftieth wedding anniversary June 16, 2010
Published Thursday, June 10, 2010
Sam and Dorothy Brazeau of Decatur will celebrate their 50th anniversary Wednesday, June 16, 2010.
Sam Brazeau and the former Dorothy Bishop were married June 16, 1960, in Gainesville.The couple have two children, Sammy Brazeau and Pam Climer, both of Decatur, and four grandchildren.Sam retired after 42 years from Operating Engineers as a heavy equipment operator. Dorothy is a homemaker.The couple's children and grandchildren will host a reception in honor of Sam and Dorothy from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at the home of Sammy Brazeau, 1923 North Farm Road 51.

Broach - Lyssa Jean Dennard and Nicholas Allan Broach
Marriage vows to be exchanged May 29, 2010
Published Thursday, April 29, 2010
Lyssa Jean Dennard of Frisco, daughter of Ron and Doris Dennard of Decatur, will marry Nicholas Allan Broach of Frisco, son of Dwight and Sara Broach of Celina, May 29, 2010, at the First United Methodist Church in Decatur with Johnny Irish officiating.
The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Decatur High School and 2007 graduate of Hardin-Simmons University. She is employed at Little Elm ISD.The prospective groom is a 2002 graduate of Celina High School and attended Midwestern State University and the University of North Texas. He is employed by Broach Built Manufacturing in McKinney.

Buckner - Whitney Shae Ruddick and Curtis Scott Buckner
Marriage vows to be exchanged July 17, 2010
Published Thursday, July 8, 2010
Whitney Shae Ruddick of Chico, daughter of Noel and LeeAnn Ruddick of Chico, will marry Curtis Scott Buckner of Bridgeport, son of Randel and Delinda Buckner of Bridgeport, Saturday, July 17, 2010, at the home of the bride's grandparents, Jimmy and Anna Hand of Chico. Tom Merritt will officiate the ceremony.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Vernon and Shelba Ruddick. She is a Chico High School graduate and is employed at GTG Solutions.The prospective groom is the grandson of Harlen and Helen Buckner and Lee Roy and Jean McKeever. He is a graduate of Bridgeport High School and is employed at GTG Solutions.

Bullion - Mr. and Mrs. Anthony J. Bullion bride formerly Kristi Rene Gee
Marriage vows exchanged June 11, 2010
Published Thursday, July 8, 2010
Kristi Rene Gee of Chico and Anthony J. Bullion of Decatur were married June 11, 2010, by Justice of the Peace Terri Johnson in Decatur.
Kristi Rene Gee of Chico and Anthony J. Bullion of Decatur were married June 11, 2010, by Justice of the Peace Terri Johnson in Decatur.The bride is the daughter of Leon and Paulette Gee of Chico.The groom is the son of Jack and Cindy Bullion of Decatur.

Burk - Mr. and Mrs. Cameron Ryan Burk
Marriage vows exchanged July 10, 2010
Published Thursday, August 12, 2010
Jessica Nichole Dickey of Decatur and Cameron Ryan Burk of Sunset were married July 10, 2010, at Sunset Baptist Church in Sunset. Jim Perry officiated the single-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Tony and Sandra Dickey of Decatur. The groom is the son of Lori and Kevin Burk of Sunset.Escorted by her father, the bride wore a white mermaid-style dress.Maid of honor was Michelle Stokes of Decatur and bridesmaid was Casandra Hailey of Decatur.Flower girl was Taylee Dickey, daughter of Jessica Dickey, Ashlynn Dickey, daughter of Jamie and Heather Dickey, and Aubrey Locke, daughter of Sam and Teresa Locke.Best man was Trey Brown and groomsman was Micheal Casillas.A wedding reception was held in Sunset. Following a wedding trip to New Orleans, the couple reside in Decatur.The bride is a graduate of Decatur High School. She is employed by Patrona Hospitalist Group.The groom is a graduate of Bridgeport High School and also completed TCC Firefighter Academy and paramedic school. He is employed by Wise County EMS.

Buzuma - Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Dean Buzuma
Vows exchanged Feb. 14, 2010
Published Thursday, March 18, 2010
Charlene Dan'l Chipman of Bedford, Va., married Jeffrey Dean Buzuma of Bedford Feb. 14, 2010, at Bedford Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Joe Flowers officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Anthony and Robbin Gildon of Decatur. The groom is the son of the late Alexander Buzuma and Sandra Buzuma of Summerfield, N.C.The bride wore a floor-length gown and a bridal set of white Tahitian pearls and pink sapphires in white gold. She carried her grandmother's handkerchief and wore her mother's pearl bracelet. She wore a blue tourmaline ring from the groom and carried a bouquet of Leonidas roses wrapped in gold ribbon.Matron of honor was Rita Buzuma and maid of honor was Brooke LeAnn Buzuma.Ringbearer was William Gregory Buzuma, son of William Todd Buzuma and Rita Buzuma.Best man was William Todd Buzuma.A reception was held March 7, hosted by the bride's mother and grandmothers, Jackie Deaton and Debbie Justice.The couple lives in Bedford, Va.

Byers - Hayley Kaumeyer and Nathan Byers
Vows to be exchanged April 10, 2010
Published Thursday, March 4, 2010
Hayley Kaumeyer of Decatur, daughter of Sharon Kaumeyer of Decatur and Daniel Kaumeyer of Argyle, will marry Nathan Byers of Bridgeport, son of Charlie and Cindy Pitts of Paradise and Larry and Debbie Byers of Chico, April 10, 2010, in a beach ceremony at Henderson Park in Destin, Fla.
The bride-elect is a 2000 graduate of Alvord High School. She was certified as a ACWC wedding consultant in 2002 and is a consultant for Southern Living at Home. She is also a legal assistant at Simpson, Boyd and Powers.The prospective groom is a 1997 graduate of Bridgeport High School and is employed by Weatherford International.

Byers (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Shawn Byers
Vows exchanged April 10, 2010
Published Thursday, May 27, 2010
Hayley Blair Kaumeyer of Decatur married Nathan Shawn Byers of Bridgeport April 10, 2010, in Henderson Park in Destin, Fla.
The bride is the daughter of Sharon Kaumeyer of Decatur and Daniel Kaumeyer of Argyle. The groom is the son of Charlie and Cindy Pitts of Paradise and Larry and Debbie Byers of Chico.Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless satin gown in ivory featuring pleats on a draped body with a flare skirt and chapel train. Crystal beading embellished the empire waist. She wore a birdcage veil, vintage bracelet and teardrop earrings. She carried a bouquet of exotic flowers garnished with peacock feathers.The couple's son, Cooper, was the ringbearer.A reception was held for the couple April 24 at the Pitts home in Paradise.The bride is a 2000 graduate of Alvord High School and has been a member of the Association of Certified Wedding Consultants since 2002. She is employed at Simpson, Boyd and Powers.The groom is a 1997 graduate of Bridgeport High School and is employed by Weatherford International.The couple live in Bridgeport.

Cage - Lacey Marie Oates and Dillon Ray Cage
Vows to be exchanged Feb. 27, 2010
Published Sunday, January 31, 2010
Lacey Marie Oates, daughter of Chuck and Lura Oates, all of Decatur, will marry Dillon Ray Cage, son of Dean and Laurie Cage, all of Bowie, Feb. 27, 2010, at the Decatur Civic Center. Rex Hamilton will officiate the ceremony.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Decatur High School and is employed by the Decatur school district.The prospective groom is a graduate of Bowie High School and is employed at Landmark.The couple attends Grace Fellowship Church.

Cloud - Lori Michelle Shoecraft and Timothy Monroe Cloud
Marriage vows to be exchanged June 12, 2010
Published Thursday, May 20, 2010
Lori Michelle Shoecraft of Chico, daughter of Phyllis and the late Frank Eisenman of Chico, will marry Timothy Cloud Jr. of Chico, son of Barbara Henderson of White Settlement and Timothy and Brenda Cloud of Azle, June 12, 2010, at the Botanical Gardens in Fort Worth.
The bride is a 1993 graduate of Brewer High School and 2010 graduate of University of Phoenix.

Cobb - Cami Riley and Tyler Cobb
Marriage vows to be exchanged April 16, 2011
Published Thursday, November 25, 2010
Cami Riley, daughter of Mart and Stacey Riley of Bridgeport, will marry Tyler Cobb of Bridgeport, son of Cliff and Christy Cobb of Decatur, April 16, 2011, at Willow Lake Gardens in Weatherford.
The bride elect is a 2007 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a 2010 graduate of Texas Wesleyan University. The prospective groom is a 2007 graduate of Decatur High School and is employed at Wilson Supply.

Coffer - Bill and Mary Lee Coffer
Sixty-fourth wedding anniversary April 27, 2010
Published Thursday, April 29, 2010
Bill and Mary Lee Coffer of Newark celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary April 27.
Bill Coffer and the former Mary Lee Pendley were married April 27, 1946, in Lubbock.They have five children, Connie Young of Lubbock, Jimmie Blackburn of Hamilton, David Coffer of Granbury, the late Willie Coffer and the late Ann Coffer; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.The couple is retired and attend House of Prayer church in Newark.

Collis - Kyla Beth Ashley and Christopher Michael Collis
Marriage vows to be exchanged Oct. 30, 2010
Published Thursday, August 12, 2010
Kyla Beth Ashley of Simi Valley, Calif., daughter of Donnie and Kaylean Ashley of Chico, will marry Christopher Michael Collis of Simi Valley, son of Mic and Jacquie Collis of Tecumseh, Okla., Oct. 30, 2010, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Chico High School. She is employed by Ashron Billing.The prospective groom is a graduate of Red Jacket High School in Manchester, N.Y. He is employed by L.A. ProPoint.

Conticelli - Stachia Daniella Splawn and Tanner Michael Conticelli
Marriage vows to be exchanged Oct. 2, 2010
Published Thursday, September 16, 2010
Stachia Daniella Splawn of Boyd, daughter of Staci Mann of Boyd and the late Joel Mann, will marry Michael Conticelli of McLeod, son of Nick and Tina Conticelli of McLeod, Oct. 2, 2010, in McLeod. Cory Adcock will officiate the ceremony.
The bride is a 2010 graduate of Boyd High School.The groom is a 2007 graduate of McLeod High School.

Cornenwett - Nicole Hoefle and Craig Cornenwett
Marriage vows to be exchanged July 31, 2010
Published Thursday, July 22, 2010
Nicole Hoefle of Bowling Green, Ohio, daughter of Ann Hoefle of Decatur and the late John Hoefle, will marry Craig Cronenwett of Monroe, Mich., son of Robert and Janice Cronenwett of Temperance, Mich., July 31, 2010, in Monroe.
Father Jack Quinlin will officiate the ceremony at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. The bride-elect is a 1990 graduate of Decatur High School. She received a bachelor of science in mass communications from Texas Woman's University in 1994 and a master's in student personnel administration from Central Missouri State University in 1996. She is a doctoral candidate in higher education administration at Bowling Green State University. Hoefle is a member of Alpha Omicron Phi International Social Sorority.The prospective groom is a 1992 graduate of Monroe High School and a 1996 graduate of Monroe County Community College, where he received an associate's degree in law enforcement. He is employed by Tailor Welded Blanks in Monroe.

Cox - James R. and Frances Cox
Sixty-fifth wedding anniversary Feb. 3, 2010
Published Sunday, January 31, 2010
James R. and Frances Cox of Decatur will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Feb. 3.
James Cox and the former Frances Still were married Feb. 3, 1945, in Fort Worth. The couple have two sons, six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.The couple met when their parents worked at Consolidated Vultee aircraft plant in White Settlement (now Lockeed), and their families lived at Liberator Village Apartments.A Bridgeport native, Frances is the daughter of the late Frank and Grace Still. James was born in Brownwood.James retired from U.S. General Services Administration as director of business services in the Fort Worth regional office in 1985. He served with the military in Korea and is a retired Air Force Reservist. He is a licensed minister and associate pastor at Living Waters Fellowship Church in Chico.Frances is a pianist at the church. She retired from Clark's Precision Machine Company in Azle.The couple enjoys traveling.

Cox, Raleigh - Jacee Shae Earp and Raleigh Jackson Cox
Marriage vows to be exchanged Dec. 11, 2010
Published Thursday, November 11, 2010
Jacee Shae Earp, daughter of Jason and Sherri Earp, all of Chico, will marry Raleigh Jackson Cox of Chico, son of Kelly Steward of Byers and Ernie Cox of Chico, Dec. 11, 2010, in Chico.
Kenneth Wood with New Hope Fellowship will officiate the ceremony.The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Chico High School and is employed by Wise Regional Health System. She attends North Central Texas College and plans to graduate with a degree as a radiological technologist in May 2011.The prospective groom is a 2006 Chico graduate who works for Blue's Inspection Services.

Cox, Raleigh (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Raleigh Jackson Cox
Marriage vows exchanged Dec. 11, 2010
Published Thursday, December 30, 2010
Jacee Shae Earp and Raleigh Jackson Cox, both of Bridgeport, were married Dec. 11, 2010, at New Hope Fellowship Church in Chico. Kenneth Wood officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Jason and Sherri Earp of Chico.The groom is the son of Kelly Steward of Byers and Ernie Cox of Chico.The bride was escorted by her father.Maid of honor was Jayme Clark. Bridesmaids were Emily Tinney, Rachel Cox, Andrea Johnson and Lindsey Keller.Flowergirls were Gracie Richey, daughter of Zane and Jennifer Richey, and Mia Sparks, daughter of Heath and Cindy Sparks.Ringbearers were Cade and Tatum Johnson, sons of Rusty and Joli Johnson.Best man was Cody Johnson. Groomsmen were Brendan Cox, Rusty Johnson, James Davila and Chance Earp.The bride is a 2006 graduate of Chico High School and will receive a radiology technologist degree from North Central Texas College in May 2011. She is employed at Wise Regional Health System.The groom is a 2006 Chico graduate, and he attended Blinn College. He is an inspector for Blues' Inspection Services.The couple reside in Bridgeport.

Crisp - Cheyenne Lenae Shields and Ethan Shane Crisp
Marriage vows to be exchanged June 12, 2010
Published Thursday, June 10, 2010
Cheyenne Lenae Shields of Bridgeport, daughter of Ronny and Pam Shields and Tommy and Denae Johnson, all of Bridgeport, will marry Ethan Shane Crisp of Bridgeport, son of Henry and Thresia Crisp of Bridgeport, June 12, 2010, at the home of John and Beverly Crisp with Clay Poyner officiating.
The bride is a 2009 graduate of Bridgeport High School and is employed at Gail's Pharmacy in Bridgeport.The groom is a 2007 graduate of Bridgeport High School and is employed at Crisp Industries, Inc. in Bridgeport.

Crow - Kenneth and Nancy Crow
Fiftieth wedding anniversary Feb. 5, 2010
Published Sunday, February 7, 2010
Kenneth "Skeeter" and Nancy Crow of Newark celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 5.
Kenneth Crow and the former Nancy Himes were married Feb. 5, 1960, in Hurst.The couple has two children, Angie Crow and Debbie Crow, both of Newark; and four grandchildren.Kenneth is retired and Nancy works at Bell Helicopter in Hurst.They have been Newark residents for 32 years.

Davis - Kristen Williams and Zachary Davis
Marriage vows to be exchanged Dec. 11, 2010
Published Thursday, October 28, 2010
Kristen Williams, daughter of Tim and Rhonda Williams of Waco, will marry Zachary Davis, son of Bill and Tanya Davis of Slidell, Dec. 11, 2010, at Slidell First Baptist Church.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Williams Academy. She is attending McLennan Community College in Waco and is pursuing a career in wedding planning.The prospective groom is a graduate of Slidell High School and a 2008 graduate of Texas A&M University. He is employed with the Texas AgriLife Extension Service in Coryell County.

Drevecky - Julie Rena' Begeman and Cary Wayne Drevecky
Marriage vows to be exchanged June 19, 2010
Published Thursday, June 17, 2010
Julie Rena' Begeman, daughter of Barry and Brenda Begeman of Decatur, will wed Cary Wayne Drevecky, son of Dean and Holly Drevecky of Decatur, June 19, 2010.
The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Decatur High School and a 2007 graduate of Tarrant County College. She is employed by SCC Health and Rehab as a physical therapist assistant.The prospective groom is a 2005 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a 2008 graduate of Tarrant County College. He is employed by D&H Interest AC and Heating Company as an HVAC technician.The couple plans to reside in Wise County.

Dugan - Shanna Hancock and Joseph Dugan
Marriage vows to be exchanged Jan. 8, 2011
Published Thursday, December 30, 2010
Shanna Hancock of Denton, daughter of Marty and Denise Hancock of Decatur, will marry Joseph Dugan of Denton, son of Kevin and Tina Dugan of Rowlett, Jan. 8, 2011, at the Decatur Civic Center.
David Hall will officiate the ceremony.

Dykes - Mr. and Mrs. John H. Dykes
Vows exchanged Dec. 13, 2009
Published Sunday, January 24, 2010
Leta "Connie" Smith and John H. Dykes, both of Weatherford, were married Dec. 13, 2009, at Joplin Baptist Church in Bridgeport. Loury Drue Nero officiated the single-ring ceremony.
Organist was Vickie McAnear and pianist was Ron Bell.A reception hosted by Judy Vestal, Bonnie Montgomery, Beverly Montgomery and Mildred Graham followed at the church.

Eison - Michele Rae Noriega and Marshall Garrett Eison
Marriage vows to be exchanged Aug. 28, 2010
Published Thursday, August 26, 2010
Michele Rae Noriega of Denton, daughter of Robert and Gladys Noriega of Cisco, will marry Marshall Garrett Eison of Denton, son of Ronnie Eison and the late Ann Eison of Decatur, Aug. 28, 2010, in Abilene.

Fano - Tessa Alise Cobb and Steven Joseph Fano
Marriage vows to be exchanged June 2, 2010
Published Thursday, April 1, 2010
Tessa Alise Cobb of Decatur, daughter of Dan and Sharon Cobb of Decatur, will marry Steven Joseph Fano, son of Ron and Joyce Fano of Sun City West, Ariz., June 2, 2010, at the La Playa Resort in Naples, Fla.
The bride-elect is a 1990 graduate of Decatur High School. She is an assistant director of Kids Life after school program at Life House Church.The prospective groom is a 1987 graduate of Gateway High School in Aurora, Colo. He graduated with a bachelor of science degree from Metropolitan State College in 1992 and received his masters in science from Texas Tech University in 1995. He is a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Fort Worth.

Fox - Mr. and Mrs. Casey Ray Fox
Vows exchanged May 15, 2010
Published Thursday, May 27, 2010
Stacy Kay Workman and Casey Ray Fox, both of Yukon, Okla., were married in a double ring ceremony May 15, 2010, in Gainesville.
The bride is the daughter of David and Debbie Workman of Chico. The groom is the son of James and Julie Fox of Mountain View, Okla.The bride was escorted by her father.The couple live in Yukon.

Franks - Debbie Glass and Rodney Franks
Marriage vows to be exchanged Jan. 13, 2011
Published Thursday, August 5, 2010
Debbie Glass of Boyd will marry Rodney Franks of Boyd Jan. 13, 2011, at Cornerstone Church in Newark.

Freeman - Danielle Leigh Gonzales and Gary Shane Freeman
Marriage vows to be exchanged May 29, 2010
Published Thursday, April 29, 2010
Danielle Leigh Gonzales of Decatur, granddaughter of Chito and Tina Gonzales of Bridgeport, will marry Gary Shane Freeman of Decatur, son of Gary Paul and Betsy Freeman of Decatur, May 29, 2010, at The Country Abbey in Justin, with Patti Mahaffey of the First United Methodist Church of Henrietta officiating.
The bride elect is a 2006 graduate of Bridgeport High School and is attending Texas Woman's University.The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Decatur High School and is employed with the city of Southlake as a firefighter and paramedic.

Gibbs - Phylicia Jackson and Levi Gibbs
Marriage vows to be exchanged Dec. 18, 2010
Published Thursday, December 2, 2010
Phylicia Jackson, daughter of John and Kristi Hunt of Bowie, will marry Levi Gibbs, son of Marlissa Gibbs of Spanish Fort and David and Kim Gibbs of Greenville, Dec. 18, 2010, at Carter Lake Road Church of Christ in Bowie.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Wayne and Ann Jackson and Cissy Barclay, all of Alvord, and Elmer and Margaret Hunt of Bowie. She is the great-granddaughter of Pauline Jackson of Decatur and Bobbye Barclay of Alvord. She is a 2008 graduate of Alvord High School and attends Miswestern State University in Wichita Falls. She is employed by Bed, Bath and Beyond.The prospective groom is the grandson of Adrian and Cliffie Hill of Spanish Fort and Loyd and Bettie Gibbs of Gainesville. He is a 2008 graduate of Prairie Valley High School and also attends Midwestern State. He is in the Army National Guard.

Grizzell - Mr. and Mrs. David Michael Grizzell Jr.
Vows exchanged Dec. 5, 2009
Published Thursday, March 11, 2010
Jessica Rae Martinez of Chico and David Michael Grizzell Jr. of Runaway Bay were married Dec. 5, 2009, in Boyd. Jeremiah Martinez officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of George and Marie Byers of Chico.The groom is the son of David Grizzell of Granbury and Becky and Walt Smith of Weidman, Mich.Escorted by her grandfather, George Byers of Chico, the bride carried a bouquet of white and red calla lilies.Maid of honor was Heather Swatsworth and bridesmaid was Jackie Martinez.Flowergirls were Haylee Livermore, daughter of Shauna and David Livermore, and Brandi Simmons, daughter of Velina and Jeremiah Martinez.Ringbearers were Gabriel and Xavier Martinez, sons of Josh and Jackie Martinez.Best man was Jesse Eldred and groomsman was Josh Martinez.The bride is a 2003 graduate of Chico High School. The groom is a 2005 graduate of Chippewa Hills High School and is employed by Enertech Wireline.The couple lives in Runaway Bay.

Haley - Mr. and Mrs. Cory Lee Haley
Marriage vows exchanged March 20, 2010
Published Thursday, April 15, 2010
CaSandra Raelene Dickey of Decatur and Cory Lee Haley of Paradise were married March 20, 2010, at the Church of Christ in Decatur with Jacob Baker officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Sandra and Tony Dickey of Decatur. The groom is the son of Heath Brewer of Lipan and Barbara Haley of Paradise. Escorted by her father, the bride wore a white beaded dress with a pearl necklace. She carried a bouquet of pink flowers with jewels.Maid of honor was Gennifer Williams of Houston. Bridesmaids were Baleigh Morgan of Decatur, sister of the groom Heather Dickey of Alvord and sister of the bride Jessica Dickey of Decatur. Flower girls were the bride's nieces, Ashlynn Dickey, daughter of Heather and Jamie Dickey of Alvord, and Haylee Dickey, daughter of Jessica Dickey of Decatur; and the bride's cousin, Aubree Locke, daughter of Sam and Leresa Locke of Austin.Best man was Josh Morgan of Decatur. Groomsmen were Justin Mills of Lipan, cousin of the groom, Jimmy Tedrow of Aurora and Joey McConell.Ushers were Jimmy Tedrow of Aurora and Josh Morgan of Decatur.A reception hosted by the bride's mother and Sherry Conway followed the ceremony at Decatur Church of Christ. The bride is a 2009 graduate of Decatur High School and graduated from ATI College in 2010. She is a stay at home mom.The groom is a 2009 graduate of Paradise High School and is a correctional officer for GEO Group Inc.The couple lives in Decatur.

Hall - Lisa Marie Jones and Marion Dylan Hall
Marriage vows to be exchanged May 23, 2010
Published Thursday, May 13, 2010
Lisa Marie Jones of Boyd, daughter of Timmy Jones of Buffalo and Doug and Mildred Foster of Quinlan, will marry Marion Dylan Hall of Boyd, son of Marrion and Pamela Hall of Seagoville, May 23, 2010, in Weatherford.

Hall (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Marion Dylan Hall
Marriage vows exchanged May 23, 2010
Published Thursday, June 17, 2010
Lisa Marie Jones and Marion Dylan Hall, both of Boyd, were married May 23, 2010, at Willow Lake Gardens in Weatherford. Frank Sizemore officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Timmy Jones of Buffalo and Doug and Mildred Foster of Quinlan.The groom is the son of Marrion and Pamela Hall of Seagoville.Escorted by her stepfather and given away by her father, the bride wore a white satin corset ball gown with beaded lace appliqu s, an organza pick-up skirt, lace-up back and chapel train. She wore a two-tier, elbow-length veil with scalloped and beaded edges and black and pink cowboy boots. She carried a hand-tied bouquet of hot pink variegated roses with viburnum and bear grass.Matron of honor was Jennifer Coats, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Stephanie Trevino of Dallas and Brianna Selby of Boyd, sister of the groom. Best man was Chase Hall, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Patrick Mullens and Scott Warner, both of BoydUshers were Robert Coats, Michael Milligan, Jake Wallace and Chance Wallace.Flowergirl was niece of the bride Kyra Coats, daughter of Robert and Jennifer Coats. She was escorted by her brother, Bobby Coats.Ringbearer was the groom's nephew, Cody Cash Selby, son of Zack and Brianna Selby.The bride is a graduate of Scurry-Rosser High School.The groom is a graduate of Boyd High School and is self-employed with All Pro Lawn Care.Following a wedding trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the couple lives in Boyd.

Hammons - Megan Ann Claborn and Sherman Lee Hammons
Marriage vows to be exchanged June 19, 2010
Published Thursday, June 10, 2010
Megan Ann Claborn of Lewisville, daughter of Frankie and Sheri Claborn of Decatur, will marry Sherman Lee Hammons of Lewisville, son of Cathy Hammons of Azle, June 19, 2010, at First United Methodist Church in Decatur with the Rev. Roy Spore officiating.
The bride elect is a 2002 graduate of Chico High School and 2006 graduate of Tarleton State University. She is an employee of Burns, Stewart & Associates, P.C.The groom is a 1999 graduate of Boswell High School and a 2005 graduate of Tarleton. He is employed at TruGreen Lawncare.

Haynes - Lindsi Edwads and Gerrit Haynes
Marriage vows to be exchanged July 4, 2010
Published Thursday, May 27, 2010
Lindsi Edwards of Springtown, daughter of Dennis Edwards of Greenwood and Debbie Edwards of Slidell, will marry Gerrit Haynes of Springtown, son of David and Sarelda Haynes of Abilene, July 4, 2010, in Jamaica.
The bride elect is employed at Wise Regional Health System. The prospective groom is employed at Midland Equipment.

Heller - Jenna Layne Renfro and Heathe Lynn Heller
Marriage vows to be exchanged Nov. 22, 2010
Published Thursday, September 2, 2010
Jenna Layne Renfro of Nocona, daughter of Sue Sewell and Dr. Fred and Cheryl Renfro, all of Decatur, will marry Heathe Lynn Heller, son of Bill and Glenna Clay, all of Nocona, and Lynn and Anna Heller of Alvord, Nov. 22, 2010, in Cancun, Mexico.
Bill Cox, a friend of the bride and groom, and Johnny Irish of Alvord Methodist Church will officiate the ceremony.The bride-elect is a graduate of Texas State University and the University of North Texas. She is employed by Wise County Christian Counseling.The prospective groom is the president of Ultimate Oilfied Services Inc.

Henry - Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Thomas Henry
Marriage vows exchanged May 15, 2010
Published Thursday, June 10, 2010
Corina Maria Perez and Stephen Thomas Henry, both of Frisco, were married Saturday, May 15, 2010, at the home of the groom's parents in Decatur. Larry Evans with Hope Fellowship Church in Frisco officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Eva Perez of Flower Mound and David Perez of Corpus Christi. She is a certified personal trainer and certified yoga instructor.The groom is the son of Larry and Cynthia Henry of Decatur. He is a master plumber with Fritz Plumbing Co. in Frisco.Matron of honor was Bari Henry Bell, sister of the groom.Best man was Robert Stapp of Boonsville.A reception was held at the home of the groom's parents. Following a wedding trip to Cancun, Mexico, the couple lives in Frisco.

Henson - Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Robert Henson
Marriage vows exchanged Oct. 2, 2010
Published Thursday, December 9, 2010
Ashley Danielle Eslick and Andrew Robert Henson of Las Vegas were married Oct. 2, 2010, at A Special Memory Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. Jamie Firzlaff officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Lisa Eslick-Riddle of Las Vegas and Shani Garabet of Arlington.The groom is the son of Yvette Werkman of Colorado and Bill Fuller of Mississippi.Escorted by her mother, the bride wore a princess-style beaded gown with an 8-foot veil accented by a tiara. She carried a bouquet of white roses and lillies.Maid of honor was Colleen Henson, sister of the groom.Flowergirls were Peyton Henson, niece of the groom, and Addyson Serenity Eslick, daughter of the couple.Ringbearer was Jordan Austyn Davis, son of the bride.Best man was Will Henson, brother of the groom. A reception hosted by the bride's mother and her husband, Dave Riddle, followed the ceremony at their home.The couple is planning a cruise in the spring of 2011.They reside in Las Vegas.

Hill - Jessica Elise Coursey and Andrew Fletcher Hill
Marriage vows to be exchanged Oct. 23, 2010
Published Thursday, September 30, 2010
Jessica Elise Coursey, daughter of Calvin and Sheri Coursey of Bridgeport, will marry Andrew Fletcher Hill of Fort Worth, son of Ray and Linda Savell of Fort Worth and Gary and Janice Hill of Rio Vista, Oct. 23, 2010, at Wildcatter Ranch and Resort in Graham.
The bride elect is a 2004 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a 2009 graduate of I.T.S. Academy of Cosmetology. She is the granddaughter of Jimmy and Kathren Sherman of Decatur and Nellie Nichols of Bridgeport.The prospective groom is a 2001 graduate of Richland High School and is employed by Cudd Energy Service of Fort Worth. He is the grandson of Josephine Wommack of Hurst and Catholene Hill of Millsap.

Hill (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Fletcher Hill
Marriage vows exchanged Oct. 23, 2010
Published Thursday, December 9, 2010
Jessica Elise Coursey of Bridgeport and Andrew Fletcher Hill of Fort Worth were married Oct. 23, 2010, at Wildcatter Ranch and Resort in Graham. Justice of the Peace James C. Ross officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Calvin and Sheri Coursey of Bridgeport.The groom is the son of Ray and Linda Savell of Fort Worth and Gary and Janice Hill of Rio Vista.Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, taffeta dress with a sweetheart neckline and pickup skirt. It featured beaded lace and a chapel-length train. The elbow-length veil was outlined with sequins and pearls, and her silver tiara was embellished with Swarovski crystals, rhinestone flowers and metallic leaves. She wore vintage western boots.She carried a bouquet of grape calla lilies and carnations, green viburnum and hydrangeas, red roses and green cymbidium orchids tied with ribbon, lace and an antique family brooch.Matron of honor was Andi Coursey, sister-in-law of the bride and maid of honor was Stephanie Short. Honor attendants wore black strapless, short dresses and vintage western boots. They carried bouquets of green and grape carnations, purple calla lilies and red spray roses.Flowergirl was Hailey Parker, cousin of the bride and daughter of Jacquelyn and Chris Parker.Ringbearer was Ayden Coursey, nephew of the bride and son of Caleb and Andi Coursey.Best man was Hunter Hill, brother of the groom. Groomsman was Weston Wommack, cousin of the groom. Ushers were Caleb Coursey, brother of the bride, and Hunter Hill, brother of the groom.Marty Elmore of Bowie played the fiddle prior to the ceremony, during the bride's entrance and for the couple's exit. Soloist was Ray Savell.A reception hosted by the bride's parents followed the ceremony at Wildcatter Ranch Hotel Grand Hall.The bride is a 2004 graduate of Bridgeport High School and 2009 graduate of I.T.S. Academy of Cosmetology. She is employed by Salon Flirt in Weatherford.The groom is a 2001 graduate of Richland High School and is employed by Cudd Energy Services in Fort Worth.Following a honeymoon at Wildcatter Ranch, the couple live in Decatur.

Hubbard - Arvel and Mary Helen Hubbard
Fiftieth wedding anniversary Dec. 30, 2010
Published Thursday, December 2, 2010
Arvel and Mary Helen Hubbard of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their family 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, in the Women's Building at the Posse Grounds in Decatur.
Arvel and the former Mary Helen Mooney were married Dec. 30, 1960, in Decatur. They have one son, James Hubbard, and wife, Liz, of Decatur; four grandchildren, Misti, Cody, Brittney and Hannah; and one great-grandson, Caiden Hubbard.Arvel is a retired building contractor, and Mary Helen is a homemaker. They live on their farm west of Decatur and with the exception of the two years they spent away in military service, they have been members of Sycamore Baptist Church since they were married.

Hubbard - Bonnie Jane Waters and James Cody Hubbard
Marriage vows to be exchanged Feb. 5, 2011
Published Thursday, December 2, 2010
Bonnie Jane Waters of Bridgeport, daughter of Norman and Barbara Waters of Nocona, will marry James Cody Hubbard, son of James and Liz Hubbard, all of Decatur, Feb. 5, 2011, at Bethel Baptist Church in Nocona.
Gary Demmitt will officiate the ceremony.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Francis Waters of Nocona and Nancy Neesley of Metairie, La. She is a 2003 graduate of Nocona High School and earned a bachelor of science degree in interdisciplinary studies fron Texas A&M in 2007. She is employed by Bridgeport Independent School District and is a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.The prospective groom is the grandson of Charles Rhine of Paradise and Arvel and Mary Hubbard of Decatur. He is a 2004 graduate of Decatur High School and earned a bachelor of science degree in applied science from Tarleton State University in 2010. He is employed by CR Ranches and is a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Jackson - Chasen Carly-Fayth Foreman and Clay Dee Jackson
Marriage vows to be exchanged July 17, 2010
Published Thursday, June 3, 2010
Chasen Carly-Fayth Foreman of Alvord, daughter of Larry and Bonnie Foreman of Alvord, will marry Clay Dee Jackson of Jacksboro, son of Bruce Jackson and Kathy Oxford-Jackson of Van Horn, July 17, 2010, at the First United Methodist Church of Alvord with the Rev. Elwin "Sam" Campbell officiating.
The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Alvord High School and a 2007 graduate of Hardin-Simmons University. She is employed by North Hopkins school district as a teacher and coach.The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Van Horn High School and is employed by Norvill Construction in Jacksboro.

Jackson - Mr. and Mrs. David Lynn Doyal Jackson
Vows exchanged Jan. 2, 2010
Published Sunday, January 24, 2010
Hannah Elizabeth Shipp and David Lynn Doyal Jackson, both of Haltom City, were married Jan. 2, 2010, at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Decatur. Raymond Johns officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Ronald and Judy Shipp of Decatur. She graduated from Decatur High School in 2004 and from the University of North Texas in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in applied arts and science. She is employed by the Federal Aviation Administration in Fort Worth.The groom is the son of David and Charlotte Jackson of Soldotna, Alaska, and James and Pennie Adams of Fort Worth. He graduated from Paradise High School in 2004 and earned an associate's degree in applied science from the Community College of the U.S. Air Force. He is employed by the U.S. Air Force and Decatur Independent School District.The newlyweds' a honeymoon trip was to Colorado.

Jennings - Mr. and Mrs. Jason Jennings
Marriage vows exchanged July 4, 2010
Published Thursday, August 19, 2010
Jennifer Rust of Rhome and Jason Jennings of Aurora were married July 4, 2010, at MD Resort in Aurora. Mike Boaldin of Newark Church of Christ officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of John and Shirlie Rust of Rhome.The groom is the son of Glenn and Cindy Jennings and Lana and Hewitt McKinzie of Boyd.The bride was escorted by her son, Bryan Rust.Maid of honor was Peyton Jennings, daughter of the groom.Best man was Russell Jennings, brother of the groom.The bride is a 1991 graduate of South Grand Prairie High School. She is employed by Ventura Foods.The groom is a 1989 graduate of Boyd High School. He works for Bell Helicopter.The couple live in Aurora.

King - Bennie and Barbara King
Fiftieth wedding anniversary June 3, 2010
Published Thursday, July 1, 2010
Bennie and Barbara King of Decatur celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 3, 2010.
Bennie and Barbara Jean Pounds were married by the Rev. Raymond Corrigan June 3, 1960, at the First United Methodist Church in Decatur.The couple have two sons, Randall W. King and wife, Lisa, of Plano and Gregory B. King of Lewisville. They have a grandson, Ryan King of Plano.Bennie was a coach, teacher and school administrator, and Barbara was a teacher. The couple taught in Alvord for 15 years and Trinidad for 15 years, retiring in 1991.Bennie raises cattle. Barbara gardens and plays the piano at Oak Grove United Methodist Church, where they are members.The couple celebrated their anniversary with a barbecue dinner June 5, at the church's fellowship hall.

Kramer - Alex Michel Pierce and Charles Jordan Kramer
Marriage vows to be exchanged April 10, 2010
Published Sunday, February 21, 2010
Alex Michel Pierce of Aledo, daughter of Mike and Rhonda Pierce of Aledo, will marry Charles Jordan Kramer of Boise, Idaho, son of Jerry and Edwina Kramer of Boise, April 10, 2010, in Fort Worth with Ted Kitchens of the Christ Chapel Bible Church officiating.
The bride elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Nelda Wadsworth of Decatur. She is a 2008 graduate of Texas A&M University and is employed by Chesapeake.The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of University of Idaho and is a right of way agent for Lone Star.

Kramer (2) - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jordan Kramer
Vows exchanged April 10, 2010
Published Thursday, June 3, 2010
Alex Michel Pierce of Aledo and Charles Jordan Kramer of Parma, Idaho, were married April 10, 2010, at Christ Chapel Bible Church in Fort Worth with Dr. Ted Kitchens officiating the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mike and Rhonda Pierce of Aledo and the granddaughter of Bob and Nelda Wadsworth of Decatur.The groom is the son of Jerry and Edwina Kramer of Boise, Idaho.The bride was escorted by her father.Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the Oak Room at City Club in Fort Worth.The bride is a 2004 graduate of Aledo High School and a 2008 graduate of Texas A&M University.The groom is a 1999 graduate of Parma High School in Parma. He is a 2003 graduate of the University of Idaho.Following a two-week honeymoon to Hawaii, the couple live in Fort Worth.

Lindsey - Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Wiley Lindsey
Vows exchanged Dec. 19, 2009
Published Sunday, January 24, 2010
Adriana Blair Cohen and Matthew Wiley Lindsey, both of Fayetteville, Ark., were married Dec. 19, 2009, at Highland Park Presbyterian Church in Dallas. The Rev. Ronald Wesley Scates officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Louis Jay and Bonnie Cohen of Corpus Christi.The groom is the son of Gary Vaughn and Cheryl Lindsey of Dallas and the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Eural Clint Wiley of Decatur.Escorted by her father, the bride wore a satin-faced silk chiffon gown whose bodice was hand-tufted. Her headpiece was a cage veil. Her jewelry included family heirlooms and a diamond necklace, loaned by her cousin, worn as a hairpiece. She carried a handkerchief used by many generations of brides in her family and a bouquet of antique green and purple-tipped hydrangeas.Maid of honor was Meagan Roberts Land of Corpus Christi. Bridesmaids were Audrey Elizabeth Lindsey, Ellen Claire Lindsey and Mary Catherine Lindsey, sisters of the groom, and Elizabeth Ball Jones, all of Dallas, and Lacy Hix Green of Austin.They wore individually-styled navy gowns and carried bouquets of baby's breath.Best man was Bradley William Roberts of Dallas. Groomsmen were Bradford Clay Petty, John Trey Jones and Grant Tyler Brodeur, all of Dallas, Tyler Babson Anderson of Steamboat Springs, Colo., and William Scott Pyle of Tulsa, Okla.Ushers were Patrick Maury McCown and Colton Wayne Sanders, both of Austin, William Alexander Inman, George Frederick Baker, both of Dallas, and Cullen Francis Goodman of Corpus Christi, cousin of the bride, and Harvey Charles Weil Jr., cousin of the bride, of San Antonio.A reception was hosted by the bride's parents at the Stoneleigh Hotel. Servers were Katie Cook Romano of Washington D.C., Lauren Lipscomb Inman and Lorraine Wallace Holland, both of Dallas, Haley Plechter Bennett of Corpus Christi and Sarah Armstrong Jones of Hebbronville.The bride is a graduate of W.B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi and attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas. She will graduate from the University of Arkansas school of law in Fayetteville in May.The groom is a graduate of Highland Park High School in Dallas and the University of Texas at Dallas. He is a third-year law student at the University of Arkansas.Following a wedding trip to Puerto Vallarta, the couple reside in Fayetteville.

Lisby - Samantha Romines and Cole Lisby
Marriage vows to be exchanged Aug. 14, 2010
Published Thursday, July 22, 2010
Samantha Romines, daughter of Charles and Elain Romines, all of Chico, will marry Cole Lisby, son of Rowdy and Lou Ann Lisby, all of Decatur, Aug. 14, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Decatur.
The bride-elect is employed by Cleary Builders in Decatur. The prospective groom is employed by Barker Electric in Decatur.

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