B2 HERALD DEMOCRAT SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2011
| Weddings / Engagements
Ogden — Smith Baylis — Phillips Emrick — Beaver
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla- SEABROOK — Sara Cath- AUBREY — Heather
homa — Katherine Ogden erine Baylis of Houston Emrick of Sherman and
of Oklahoma City, Okla- and Britton Travis Phil- Nelson Beaver of Lewis-
homa and Capt. Courtney lips of Houston, formerly ville were wed May 20 at
Smith of Fairview, Okla- of Sherman, were wed May Harmony Chapel in Aubrey .
homa were wed April 30 at 7 at the Admiral Chapel in Officiating was Jason K.
the First Baptist Church in Seabrook. Officiating was Thompson.
Oklahoma City Officiating the bride’s cousin, Robert The bride is the daughter
was the Rev. Robin McGee Baylis. of Lisa and Don Whitley and
of Sherman. The bride is the daughter Joe Emrick, all of Sherman.
The bride is the daughter of Sandra Baylis and the Her grandparents are Cora
of Sue Foster and Rusty late Steve Baylis of Hous- Lou and Jerry Paul Higgins
Ogden of Sherman. Her ton. Her grandparents are of Sherman, Les Votaw of
grandparents are David Jean Ware and the late Howe, and Delois and Jerry
Ogden and the late Alene James Ware of Pascagoula, Emrick of Tom Bean. She
Ogden of Bastrop, Louisi- Mississippi, and the late is a graduate of S&S High
ana and the late Bob and Robert and Victoria Baylis. School, earned a bachelor
Betty Nolan of Mer Rouge, She is a graduate of Clear of science degree in fash-
Louisiana. She is a graduate Lake High School, is pur- ion merchandising from the
of Sherman High School, Courtney and suing a bachelor’s degree University of North Texas, Nelson and Heather
Britton and Sara Phillips
Texas Christian Universi- in nursing from the Uni- and is employed by Kohl’s Beaver (Heather Emrick)
Katherine Smith (Sara Baylis)
ty and the Oklahoma City versity of Texas Medical in Dallas.
University School of Law, (Katherine Ogden)
Branch in Galveston, and is Christian Phillips, niece The groom is the son of Groomsmen were the
and is a staff attorney with employed with Regent Care and nephew of the groom. Diane Beaver and Danny groom’s brothers, Mason
the Oklahoma Bar Associa- Smith.
Center of Houston. Best man was the groom’s and Susan Beaver, all of Beaver and Branson Bea-
tion. Wedding music was Sherman. His grandparents ver.
provided by Anne McGee, The groom is the son of father. Groomsmen were
The groom is the son of Chris and Scott Phillips, are Betty Wright and Mar- Ushers were Ryan Emrick,
pianist, and Shelly Pilcher, Tony and Pam Phillips of
Roger and Winona Smith brothers of the groom, tha Stringer, both of Sher- brother of the bride, Shawn
violinist and soloist. Sherman. His grandparents
of Isabella, Oklahoma. Mark Stoolfire and James man, and Doyle and Linda Booe and John Heath.
Wedding coordinator was are Travis and Mary Phil-
His grandparents are Alan Henry. Beaver of Tahlequah, Okla-
Kelly Long. lips of Ardmore, Oklahoma Wedding music was pro-
and Margaret Boehs, Ruby homa. He is a graduate of
and the late L.L. and Tassie Ushers were Todd Hossle, vided by Matt Stidham.
Smith and the late Victor The bride’s parents host- S&S High School, earned a
Woody. He is a graduate of uncle of the groom, and The bride’s parents were
Smith, all of Fairview, ed a reception at the Water- bachelor of science degree
Sherman High School and Dylan Mutz, nephew of the hosts to a reception at the
Oklahoma. He is a graduate ford Marriot Hotel. in mechanical engineering
the Grayson County Col- groom. chapel.
of Fairview High School, The groom’s parents from Oklahoma Christian
Oklahoma State Universi- lege vocational nursing Wedding music was pro- University and is employed
, The couple resides in Lew-
hosted a rehearsal dinner program, and is complet- vided by Joseph Mire.
ty and the Oklahoma City at the Deep Fork Grill in with Brandt Engineering in isville after a trip to Playa
University School of Law, ing his associate degree in A reception was held at Carrollton. del Carmen, Mexico.
Oklahoma City. nursing at the College of
and is a Judge Advocate the Admiral at Seabrook. A Bridesmaids were Ains- Pre-wedding activities
The couple are at home in the Mainland in Texas City . rehearsal dinner was held
General with the United ley Beaver and Tara John- included a wedding shower
Oklahoma City after a trip He is employed with the at Mamacita’s in Webster,
States Air Force at Travis ston. hosted by Western Heights
to St. Lucia. Bay Oak Nursing Center hosted by the groom’s par-
Air Force Base. Flower girl and ring bear- Church of Christ and a
Pre-wedding activities in Houston. ents. couple’s shower hosted by
Maid of honor was the er were the bride’s cousins,
bride’s sister, Susan Ogden. included: a bridal shower Maid of honor was The couple resides in Paula Catching and Julie
in Oklahoma City, hosted Lauren Catching and Gavin
Bridesmaids were Krista Nicole Mire. Bridesmaids Houston after a trip to Fernandez. Moody, aunt of the bride.
Porst, Kelli Hilgenfield, by Gina Hendryx; a couples were Lauren Voss, Karissa Jamaica.
Kindra Dotson, Katherine shower in Oklahoma city, Mendenhall, Tara Brun- Pre-wedding activities
Hill, Meredith Leuszler, hosted by Zac and Amy ner, Krystal Chapman, and included: a shower in Ard-
Claire Hosek and Susan Bradt and Russell and Sara Stephanie Mutz, sister of more, Oklahoma, hosted by
Stafford; a couples shower the groom. Escorting the
Best man was the groom’s in Fairview, Oklahoma,
hosted by friends of the
bride was her uncle, Gerald
the groom’s grandparents
and parents; and a shower
in Houston, hosted by the
Sartin — Melgaard
brother, Layne Smith.
groom’s family; a bridal Flower girl and ring bride’s mother and Richard Casandra Jean Sartin and
Groomsmen were Rusty
shower in Sherman, hosted bearer were Lauren and Manning. Richard Galen Melgaard,
Roush, Javier Cremer, Josh
by friends of the bride’s both of Sherman, were wed
Fuller, Russell Stafford, Zac
family; a personal shower in April 23 at Grandpappy
Brandt, Drew Ihrig and
Capt. Richard Schrider. Norman, Oklahoma, hosted
by the bridesmaids; and a
Vasek — Loveland Point Resort and Marina
in Denison. Officiating was
Ushers were Bryan Dean, Lindy Vasek of Sherman the Rev. Robert O. Clay.
Jason Mackenzie, Lance bridesmaid’s luncheon in
Oklahoma City, hosted by and Michael Loveland of The bride is the daughter
Bradt, Blaine Boyd, Nolan
bride’s family. Lutz, Florida will wed July of Rosemary Rodriguez and
Ogden, Colin Smith and Jan
16 at St. Mary’s Catholic the step-daughter of Severo
Church in Sherman. Offici- Rodriguez of Sherman. Her
ating will be Father Jeremy grandmother is Martha
Myers. Medrano of Sherman. She
Vasek is the daughter of is a 1991 graduate of Sher-
Donald and Karla Vasek of man High School, and is
Sherman. She is a graduate employed with Dr. Muha-
of S&S Consolidated High mad Amhan, Virginia Cook
School and Texas A&M Uni- Realtors, and Tax Services
versity. And More.
The groom is the son Richard and Casandra
Loveland is the son of
of Kitty Spears of Slidell, Melgaard (Casandra
Julie Zenz of Lancaster,
Thomas — Jones Wisconsin and Tom and
Anita Loveland of Lutz,
Louisiana and the son and
step-son of Gary and Sandy
DALLAS — Jessica Mari- Melgaard of Goodyear, Ari- Rachel Wanner.
Florida. He is a graduate of zona. His grandmother is
anne Thomas and Austin Land O’ Lakes High School Wedding coordinators
Douglas Jones, both of Dal- Lindy Vasek and Michael Elsie Melgaard of Phoenix, were Christy Jaresh and
and attends the University Arizona. He is employed
las, were wed May 7 at Park Loveland Tressie Dillinger.
of Texas at Arlington. with Kaiser Aluminum in
Cities Baptist Church in A reception was hosted at
Dallas. Officiating was Dr. Sherman.
Grandpappy Point Resort
The bride is the daughter
Banman — Roscoe Maid of honor was the
bride’s sister, Christina
and Marina. Assisting was
of Dr. Ray and Elizabeth MT. VERNON — Sarah Morales. Bridesmaids were
Christy Jaresh, Priscilla The couple resides in
Thomas of Sherman. Her Banman of Pottsboro and
Arnold, Alaina Bounds and Sherman after a trip to
grandparents are Anna Derek Roscoe of Eldorado,
Marie Black and the late Kelsey Jones. Boca Chica, Dominican
Arkansas will wed Sept. 17
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest How- Flower girl was Brooklyn Republic.
at the First United Methodist
ard of La Marque, and the Church in Mt. Vernon. Offici- Benedict, and ring bearer
late Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Ray- ating will be Robert Crank. was Hunter Bounds.
DR JOHN S SCI-
mond Thomas Jr. and the Best man was Jaime Wil-
Banman is the daughter ORTINO; 9p8; 7.5 in;
late Mary Ellen Thomas lits. Groomsmen were Rob-
of Mt. Pleasant. She is a
of Don and Debbie Banman
ert Morales, brother of the The
of Pottsboro. She is a 2007
graduate of Texas Chris-
graduate of Pottsboro High
bride, Jason Bias, Travis Foot
tian University, earning a Galbreath and Trey Sartin,
bachelor of science degree
Austin and Jessica Jones School and graduated this
the bride’s step-son.
(Jessica Thomas) spring from Southern Arkan-
in nursing, and is employed Sarah Banman and Wedding music was pro-
in the neurovascular inten- sas University .
the Museum of Biblical Art Derek Roscoe vided by Jessica Pruett and
sive care unit at Medical Roscoe is the son of George
by the bride’s parents. A by John S. Sciortino, D.P.M.
City Dallas. and Janice Roscoe of El Dora-
rehearsal dinner was held
The groom is the son of at Maggiano’s Little Italy do, Arkansas. He is a 2005 THE LONG FAMILY; 20p4; 6 in; Black; WHAT TO DO
Mr. and Mrs. Doug and Tina graduate of El Dorado High 000029026r1 ABOUT BUNIONS
The couple resides in
Jones of Vicksburg, Mis- School and a 2010 graduate Bunions - those deformities of
Dallas after a trip to Oahu,
sissippi. Grandparents are of Southern Arkansas Uni- the inner side of the foot near the
Bobby and Ann Hannaford versity . big toe joint - can be among the
of Vardaman, Mississippi most distressing of foot problems,
and Martha Jones and the partly because people tend to
late Rev. and Mrs. David
Russell of Watervliet, New Nelson 50th
VIVIAN NELSON; 20p4; 5 in; Black; 000028349r1 think that there is nothing they can
do about them. Bunions develop
due to weaknesses in bone
York. He is a graduate of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Nelson structure, and are often hereditary.
Mississippi State Univer- of Denison celebrated their However, while it is true that
sity, earning a bachelor’s 50th wedding anniversary on bunions can develop into painful
degree in landscape archi- June 4th. problems, there are a number of
tecture, and is a loan coun- Lewis and Vivian were mar- highly effective treatment options.
selor with Litton Loan Ser- ried on June 4th, 1961 at If a bunion deformity is diagnosed
vicing. Bethel Baptist Church in Syc- early on, the cause and symptoms
amore, Georgia with the Rev. SHERMAN — Hubert and Phyllis Long will celebrate 60
Maid of honor was Britta- may be controlled through such
Elmer Bullington ofﬁciating. years of marriage. They were married June 4, 1951 in
the First Baptist Church of Howe, Texas with Hubert’s measures as exercise, footwear,
ny Hicks. Bridesmaids were Their attendants were Sandra Grandfather, Dr. H.R. Long ofﬁciating the ceremony. prescription orthotics, and anti-
Amanda Thomas, sister of Coffey Harpe of Ashburn, inﬂammatory medication. If the
the bride, Laura Thomas, Georgia and Stanley Nelson Phyllis Long was born in Van Alstyne, Texas, the daughter conditions worsens, a variety of
sister-in-law of the bride, of Sycamore, Georgia. of Burl and Grace (Holder) Barbee. She graduated from surgical options involving the
and Ann Ashton, sister of Vivian is the daughter of the Sherman High School, Decatur Baptist Junior College, bone and tendons is available.
the groom. late Donie Brown Coffey and and Wayland Baptist University. Mrs. Long completed 27 New surgical techniques make
John C. Coffey. She attended years of teaching in the Texas Public School System. After bunion eradication easier and
Best man was Travis Lewis and Vivian Nelson retirement, she taught Preschool 4 in Texoma Christian
Cook. Groomsmen were Turner County Schools and faster, and recovery is even quite
School for 3 years and did private tutoring.
Ray Thomas, brother of
held various positions in sales after forty years of service. a bit more comfortable than just a
including selling real estate in Vivian and Lewis have two Hubert Long was born in Denison, Texas, the son of Henry few years ago. Our techniques are
the bride, Jesse Van Wick Pennsylvania and Illinois. up-to-date, with three basic goals:
daughters, Dawn Alsvary of and Frances (Werline) Long. He is a graduate of Howe
and Drew Wethington. Lewis is the son of the late Richardson, Texas and Holly High School, Baylor University, and Southwestern Baptist to relieve pain, restore function,
Ushers were David Rus- Eunie Mauldin Nelson and (Duane) Sand of Bismarck, Theological Seminary. For 50 years, he pastored churches and improve appearance.
sell, Russell Holmes, Mark Walter C. Nelson. He attend- North Dakota. They have three in Texas. After retirement, Mr. Long continued work as This column is presented as
Gant, Josh Carroll, Hen- ed Turner County Schools grandchildren, Ian Alsvary interim or supply pastor to churches in the area. a community service by Dr.
ry Nguyen and Matthew and Clayton State College in of Huntington, West Virginia Sciortino, (903) 893-9661. We are
The Longs have 3 children, 2 sons, Ken Long and Lin
Morrow, Georgia. After serv- and Allen and Hannah Sand of located at 3415 Loy Lake Road,
Burks. Long and 1 daughter, Nan Ingram, 4 grandchildren and 3
ing in the U.S. Navy, he was Bismarck, North Dakota. great grandchildren. Sherman, TX. Dr. Sciortino
Wedding music was pro- is a Diplomate of the American
employed by R. C. Can Com- Vivian and Lewis are mem-
vided by Anna Laura Page, pany (which later became bers of Parkside Baptist Mr. and Mrs. Long, are members of the North Park Baptist College of Foot Surgeons.
Christina Harmon and Church in Sherman, Texas. P.S. Bunions are most common
Boise Cascade Corp. and Church in Denison.
Nancy Hill. then Sonoco Products Co.) as They delight in their church, The couple will be celebrating their anniversary with
among older adults, but they can
develop at any age, even during
A reception was hosted at a Plant Manager and retired family, friends, and travel. family and friends with a Lake Party. childhood.