Sunday, August 12, 2012
LITTLE ROCK Allison Marie Corbin and Addison Key Anthony were united in marriage at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, in the Cathedral of St. Andrew. Monsignor David LeSieur of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Rogers officiated.
Dorcy and Justice Donald L. Corbin of Little Rock are the parents of the bride. She is the granddaughter of the late Rita and Slater G. Kyle of Hot Springs and the late Louise and Louis E. Corbin of Texarkana.
Parents of the groom are Gay and Steven M. Anthony of Fordyce. His grandparents are Mary Lynn and retired Justice Robert Dudley of Little Rock, Isabel and John Ed Anthony of Hot Springs and Annette and the late Sheridan Freer of Ivan. He is the great-grandson of Frances “Polly” Brainard of Little Rock.
Urns on each side of the main altar held all-white arrangements of hydrangeas, gladioli, limonium and miniature carnations. Music was by the cathedral’s adult choir under the direction of Allan Pieroni and cantors Jamiee Jensen-McDaniel and Ron McDaniel. Readers were Jean Snow, Kallie Lederman and Josh Biddulph.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a semi-cathedral length gown of ivory French lace embellished with crystal beading. She carried a bouquet of all white hydrangeas, roses and oriental lilies.
Jennifer Corbin of Little Rock served as her sister’s maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Lindsey Boone of Newark, Del.; Ashley Corbin of Fayetteville, sister of the bride; Katie Grantham and Mary Nell Ives, both of Little Rock; and Jessica Kirchner of St. Louis. They wore navy satin gowns with sweetheart necklines and carried bouquets of white hydrangeas.
Flower girl was Ainsley Brainard of Little Rock, cousin of the groom. Ring bearers were Jay Brainard, cousin of the groom, and Slater Watkins, cousin of the bride.
Best man was Wilson Anthony of Fordyce, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Blake Davis of Little Rock, Andrew Hinojosa of Mount Vernon, Mo., Wil Keener of Houston, Matthew Lehner of Dallas and Tyler McGhee of Tulsa.
Guests were seated by Josh Biddulph of Bentonville; Kyle Corbin of Lafayette, Colo.; and Slater Corbin of Little Rock, brothers of the bride; Hunter Nunn of Longview, Texas; and Tyler Tipton of Tallahassee, Fla., cousin of the groom. Junior usher was Collier Watkins of Little Rock, cousin of the bride.
A reception in the cathedral’s Mc-Donald Hall followed the ceremony. Guest tables were centered with tall silver candelabras with all-white arrangements of hydrangeas, roses, lilies and calla lilies or compact arrangements of hydrangeas, roses and oriental lilies. Music was by The Intruders.
The bride was a Rotary International Scholar in Novi Ligure, Italy. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi. She is a student at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences working toward a master’s degree in public health and is a microbiology laboratory technician at UAMS.
The groom is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a bachelor’s degree in finance/ investments and marketing. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta, and a recipient of chancellor’s and governor’s scholarships. He received a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He is a logistics coordinator at Anthony Hardwood Composites in Sheridan.
After a wedding trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, the couple will reside in Little Rock.
High Profile, Pages 42 on 08/12/2012