Urban-Collin vows said in double-ring ceremony
The bride is the daughter of Robert and Cynthia (Susie) Urban of Rockdale.
The bridegroom is the son of Debbie Collins of Georgia and Tom Collins of Florida.
Msgr. Lonnie Urban of Taylor officiated the ceremony. Music was by Shanetta Tyre, friend of the bride from San Antonio.
Given in marr iage by her father, the bride wore an A-line ivory satin gown by Alfred Angelo, trimmed in Espresso. The dress was embellished with silver metallic embroidery baby pearls and glass beading. The semicathedral train had an in-set of Espresso satin also with silver metallic embroidery, pearls and beading, which made for a beautiful bustle at the reception.
Matron- of-honor was Carol LaCoure, sister of the bride, of Temple. Bridesmaids were Tersit Nesibu of Dallas and Lisa Seibert of Killeen, both friends of the bride.
Best man was Daniel Collins, brother of the groom, of Georgia. Groomsmen were Jess LaCoure, brother-in-law of the bride, of Temple and Derek Koliha, friend of the bride, of Rogers.
Flower girl was Mackenzie LaCoure, niece of the bride, of Temple. Ring bearer was Jacob Lopez, nephew of the bride, of San Antonio.
A reception followed at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Taylor. Polish traditions were presented during the reception.
After a seven- day cruise to Montego Bay, Jamaica, Grand Caymen, Caymen Islands and Cozumel, Mexico, the couple is residing in El Paso.
The bride is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor of arts in English and a certification in business foundations from McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. She also has a bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Mar y Hardin-Baylor at Belton.
The bridegroom is a fueler specialist in E. Company 3/501st 1st CAB 1st AD in the U.S. Army. A military career is being pursued.
We would like to thank all of our family and friends for everything during this special day of ours. Also a thank you to Patty at After 5 Formal Wear in Robinson, and James from Thorndale Flower Shop in Thorndale for all the help with the dresses and flowers. Thanks also to Jocelyn Lewis, Mopsie’s and everyone for your help and support.