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Couch, Blinkenstaff wedding

Monday, April 10, 2006

Kari and Chance Blinkenstaff
Goodwell, Okla. -- Kari Jo Couch of Goodwell, Okla., and Chance Michael Blickenstaff of Wilsonville were married Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at the Baptist Church in Goodwell, Texas, with Gordon Moore officiating.

Parents of the couple are Slim and Cheryl Couch of Goodwell, Texas, and Bruce and Darla Blickenstaff of Wilsonville.

Grandparents of the couple are Neoma Weatherford of Stinnet, Texas, and Loretta Couch of Longview, Texas, Barbara Blickenstaff and the late Duane Blickenstaff of Arapahoe, and Jim and Carolyn Park of Wilsonville.

Genna Buettner of Goodwell served as maid of honor. KaAnn Silvey of Goodwell served as bridesmaid.

Adam Becker of Beaver City served as best man. Chris Blickenstaff of Hendley, brother of the bridegroom, served as bridegroomsman.

The ringbearer, dressed as a chicken man, was Braden Chambers of Oklahoma, cousin of the bride.

Ushers were Dallas Christiansen and Andrew Borden of Arapahoe, Chas Fritche of Indianola and Chad Couch, brother of the bride, and Jake Strain, cousin of the bride, both of Goodwell.

Candlelighters were Kenzie Tucker and Sierra Thurman of Oklahoma, cousins of the bride. Guestbook attendants were Kali Strain and Jennifer Brooks of Oklahoma, cousins of the bride.

Music was provided by soloist Molly Blickenstaff of Hendley, sister-in-law of the bridegroom and pianist Misha Moore of Goodwell.

Following the ceremony, a reception dinner and dance took place at the Ambassador Inn Ballroom in Guyman, Okla. Hosts of the reception were Orlando ad Vargie Herrera of Goodwell and Lynn and Laura Becker of Beaver City.

The bride will be a 2006 graduate of Oklahoma Panhandle State with a bachelor's degree in biology. The bridegroom will be a 2006 graduate of Oklahoma Panhandle State with a bachelor's degree in animal science.

The couple is making its home in Goodwell while completing school.