Cousins of the bride, Alexandra and Abby Wafford, passed out rose petals used to shower the couple as they left in a red and white 1955 Ford Fairlane driven by Randy Wafford, uncle of the bride.
The bride is the daughter of Mike and Patti Wafford of Mt. Vernon. She is a 2001 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Stephen F. Austin State University in December 2005. She plans to teach in the Nacogdoches area.
The groom is the son of Kerry and Debra Suttles of Jacksonville, Texas. He is a 1997 graduate of Jacksonville High School and received his Bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2002. He is employed by The Burke Center in Lufkin, Texas.
The bride’s grandparents are W.D. and Lilly Wafford, Wanda Pendergrass and James and Norma Narramore. The groom’s grandparents are William and Kathryn Draper and Ray Suttles and the late Matalew Suttles.
The groom’s parents hosted a barbeque dinner following the rehearsal. Guests were entertained with a slide show of the couple’s lives, prepared by the groom’s mother and sister. It was also played throughout the reception.
Following a seven day Caribbean cruise, the couple will make their home in Nacogdoches, Texas.