Porter-Lawhon vows said in double-ring ceremony
Denise Porter became the bride of John Lawhon on Oct. 13 in a double-ring ceremony held in the backyard of the grooms home, surrounded by family and friends.
The bride was given away by Ian Muise.
Ring bearers were Samantha Friedericksen and Melissa Friedericksen. Jackie Friedericksen was the f lower girl.
The wedding was blessed by Rev. L. Joel McGee and Gus Coelho in the presence of God and those gathered at the event.
The daughters of the groom, Sara Muise and Martha Friedericksen, were in attendance.
A meal and wedding cake was shared by all.
The bride is a retiring teacher at Texas Department of Criminal Justice in Gatesville. The groom is a retired IBM customer engineer.
The couple honeymooned among the bride’s donkeys at The Little House in the Cow Pasture.