Parents of the couple are Dr. Chris and Karen Nix of McCook, Joel Stanton of South Bend, Ind., and Ruth Ann Dietz of Fort Worth, Texas. Grandparents of the bride are LaVerne Bender of McCook and Doris and Bill Nix of Port Arthur, Texas. Grandparents of the bridegroom are the Rev. R. Fred and Helen Dietz of Fort Worth, Texas.
The maid of honor was Shannon Nix, sister of the bride, of Washington D.C. Bridesmaids were Gabrielle Bednar of Omaha, Danielle Davis of Portland, Ore., Ashley Fagot of Omaha and Sarah Skinner of Lincoln.
The best men were Jeff Stanton of Bozeman, Mont., and Ryan Stanton of Kearney, both brothers of the bridegroom. The bridegroomsmen were Dave Salyer of Kearney, K.C. Chvilicek of Bozeman, Mont., and Tim Halladay of Seattle, Wash.
The shell girls were Claire and Ashley Stanton, nieces of the bridegroom. The ring bearer was Ethan Stanton, nephew of the bridegroom. The bride's personal attendants were LaRae Feldousen of Burlington, Colo., and Brittany Wake of Worland, Wyo.
A reception followed on the beach. The honorary host couple was Lionel and Tammy Alford, aunt and uncle of the bride, of Wichita, Kan.
The bride is a first grade teacher at Lonestar Elementary in Keller, Texas. The bridegroom is currently attending Lincoln Technical Institute in Fort Worth, Texas.
After a honeymoon in Panama City, Fla., the couple is making their home in Fort Worth.