Katie Fox and Clayton Havelka were united in marriage on July 23 at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City in a double-ring ceremony officiated by Pastor Tom Denton. Parents of the bride are Kevin and Jane Fox of Larned. Parents of the groom are Jim and Kate Roberson, of Vienna, Mo. and Steve Havelka, of Owensville, Mo.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a floor-length ivory Oleg Cassini gown accented by all-over lace, a beaded bust and a satin ribbon at her waistline. Her hair was accented by beaded combs and an ivory lily. She carried a bouquet of white roses, sunflowers and deep orange lilies accented by sapphire ribbon. The groom wore a black tuxedo with thin ivory pinstripes.
Maid of honor was Emily Schuster of Lawrence. Bridesmaids were Jamie Evans, Jill Wright, Julia Snell, and Katie Copeland of Lawrence, and Brittany Albertson of Edmond, Okla. They wore sapphire tea-length dresses. They carried bouquets of sunflowers, deep orange and white lilies accented by sapphire ribbon.
Best man was Wes Stammers ofSpringfield, Mo. Groomsmen were Chuck Mix, Cody Kirby, Kyle Gilbert, Josh Fieleke of Springfield, Mo. and TC Farrar of South Carolina. They wore ivory dress shirts, black dress pants and sapphire ties.
Ushers were Jared Long of Edwardsville, Ill. and Steven Mandeville of Stillwater, Okla.
Twin flower girls were Brooke and Baya Burgess.
Reader was Rachael Fallin of Lawrence. Musician was Mark Sjoberg, of Springfield, Mo,
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Larned High School. She graduated in May 2010 from the University of Kansas with a degree in Business Management and Leadership, with a concentration in Human Resources. She is currently employed as an Employment Specialist at Great Southern Bank in Springfield, Mo.
The groom is a 2007 graduate of Owensville High School. He is currently finishing his degree at Missouri State University, majoring in religion and rhetoric communication.
The couple resides in Springfield, Mo.