Identifies Peggy & Donnie (& his brother) as wedding participants - 3/14/58
BETTYE JANETTE MINZE AND JIMMY WADE THOMAS MARRIED IN EMMETT CHURCH CEREMONY Miss Bettye Janette Minze, daughter daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Minze, Route 1, Frost, exchanged vows with Jimmy Wade Thomas, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Thomas of Italy, at Praire Grove Baptist Church at Emmett Saturday evening at 8 o'clock, with the Rev. W. H. Bradbury Bradbury of Dallas as officiating minister. minister. The altar was adorned with baskets of pink and white carnations carnations and illumined by glowing white candles in floor candelabra. Miss Janice Green of Frost was at the piano to play the traditional wedding music and to provide accompaniments accompaniments for Jackie Clark of Grand Prairie who sang “I Love You Truly” and “Walk Hand In Hand.” Escorted By Father The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a ballerina-length gown of white satin and net enlivened enlivened with seed pearls and lace. Her shoulder-length veil of illusion illusion fell from a headpiece of satin and lace, and she carried white carnations centered with an orchid and showered with white satin streamers. Miss Peggy Flovin of Dallas, maid of honor, was attired in pink embroidered cotton, with white ac cessories and a corsage of white carnations. The best man was Donnie Gillen of Mesquite and the ushers were Joe Haden of Dallas and Johnnie Gillen of Mesquite. Informal Reception An informal reception was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Jordan. The bride’s table was laid in white lace over pink taffeta, and centered with pink and white carnations. Miss Wanda Minze, sister sister of the bride, served the cake, Miss Glenda Thomas, sister of the bridegroom, presided at the punch service, and Mrs. O. B. Scruggs of Corsicana registered guests from Farmers Branch. Grand Prairie, Dallas, Mesquite, Frost, Corsicana, Blooming Grove, Waco. Lake Jackson. Jackson. Richardson, Bryan, Mertens, Waxahachie, Italy, Longview, Irene, Barry, Fort Worth, Everman, Ennis, Ennis, Hillsboro and Arlington. After a short wedding trip, the newlyweds will be at home in Mesquite. Mesquite. For travel, the bride wore a blue suit with fur trim, blue and white accessories, and a white orchid orchid corsage. The bride was graduated from Frost High School in 1956, the bridegroom was graduated from Blooming Grove High in 1954, and both are working in Dallas.