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Kelley, Pace exchanged vows Sept. 17
(11-30-2011)
Photo of Kelley, Pace exchanged vows Sept. 17
Beneath a bamboo breeze arch adorned with colorful tropical flowers, Allyson Lynn Kelley and David Brian Pace exchanged marriage vows in a beautiful sunset setting at Orange Beach, Ala. Sept.17.
Allyson is the daughter of Stephen and Donna Kelley of Farmerville. Her paternal grandparents are the late John Richard Kelley Sr. and the late Christine Reppond Kelley. Her maternal grandparents are John and Bonnie Wilson of Tool, Texas and the late Norma Wilson.
David is the son of Robin L. Pace Sr. and Carrie Barkley of Farmerville and the late Louise Pace. His paternal grandparents are the late Woody B. and Gloria Pace. His maternal grandparents are Rev. David and Mildred Barkley of Downsville.
Allyson was given in marriage by her dad. She wore an ivory satin fitted bodice ball gown with very full skirt that brushed the sand. The bodice was topped with a champagne satin cuff neckline. The champagne satin back lacing topped the full sweep train.
She carried a bouquet of hot pink and cream roses with ivory satin and ivory sheer ballet tied stems. Her hair was swept back and caught with an ivory satin flower petal hairpiece, with large Swarovski crystals in the center.
Rabecca Grancorvitz of Windsor, Wis. served as maid of honor. She wore a pool blue chiffon halter dress and carried a bouquet of hot pink roses with pool blue sheer ribbon ballet tied stems.
The groomís attendants were Chad Holcomb of West Monroe and Brandon Kelley, brother of the bride, of Farmerville.
The groom and his attendants wore white linen shirts and khaki slacks. The motherís corsages were hot pink roses with pool blue ribbon embellished with a large seashell.
Allyson and David were honored with a reception given by the brideís parents Sept. 24 at historic Austinís by the River in downtown Monroe.
Family and friends gathered amid a setting of greenery and white twinkle lights, with each table centered with white tulle, candles, greenery. and miniature sea shells and tiny golden wedding rings.
The LSU groomís cake was cut and served with the cake knife used at the wedding of the brideís parents. Extending house party courtesies were Amy Edwards, Rona Holloway, April Johnson and Katie Miers. Allyson is a graduate of Cedar Creek School, San AntonioCollege of Medical and Dental Assistants, and is nearing completion of course work in medical transcription. She also attended South Ark Community College.
David is a graduate of Farmerville High School and attended ULM. He is the independent owner of D. Pace Distributions, LLC.