Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

April 26, 2011

Bennett, Bryant say ‘I do’

Photo and information courtesy of the Bennett family
Jacksonville Daily Progress


Kristin Marie Bennett and Aaron Joseph Bryant were married on Saturday, March 12, at Elmwood Gardens in Palestine. Scott Middleton of Richmond officiated the ceremony.

The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father.

The bride wore a strapless, slim A-line gown with sweetheart neckline and corset closure. The silhouette featured a ruched bodice and gentle gathering at the side skirt. Understated beaded embellishments with Swarovski crystals adorned the neckline and hip. 

Kristin is the daughter of Dr. Dan Bennett of Jacksonville and Connie Bennett of Flint. Maternal grandparents are Myron and Connie King of Inyokern, California. Paternal grandparents are Ben Bennett of Jacksonville and Mollie Bennett of Jacksonville.

Aaron is the son of David and Marcia Bryant of Beaver, Oklahoma.

The matron of honor was sister of the bride, Brittany Warren of Orange. Bridesmaids were Katy Day of Jacksonville, Hope Hodel of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Becca Peeples of Grand Cane, Louisiana.

The best man was brother of the groom, Nathan Bryant of Denver, Colorado. Groomsmen were Eli Spector of Denver, Colorado, Ian King of Plano, and Tim Darst of Longview.

The bride graduated from Jacksonville High School in 2007 and received her bachelor’s degree from East Texas Baptist University in 2010. She is currently employed as a registered nurse with Trinity Mother Frances. The groom graduated from Jasper High School in 2005 and received his bachelor’s degree from East Texas Baptist University in 2009.

The couple spent their honeymoon in Colorado and are residing in Tyler.