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Hamilton, Gibbs wed

Friday, November 26, 2010

Jenny and Bryan Gibbs
KEARNEY, Nebraska -- Jenny Marie Hamilton of Hayes Center, Nebraska and Bryan Robert Gibbs of Garden City, Kansas were united in marriage on July 10, 2010, at St. James Catholic Church in Kearney with the Rev. Joe Hannappel officiating.

Parents of the bride are James and Lesa Johnson of Hayes Center and Dave and Kerry Hamilton of Wauneta, Nebraska. Parents of the bridegroom are Steve and Terri Nutt of Garden City, Kansas and Michael Gibbs of Haxtun, Colorado.

Grandparents of the bride are Bob and Alta Keating of Palisade, Nebraska, Bob and Clara Hamilton of Wauneta, Tom and Sharon Miller of Wauneta, Ruth Johnson of Hayes Center, and the late Earl Johnson. Grandparents of the bridegroom are Bob Eastin of Evans, Colorado, the late Jeannie Eastin, Howard and Helen Gibbs of Haxtun, Colorado, and Wayne Frieda Nutt of Dickens, Nebraska.

The maids of honor were sisters of the bride, Alisha Johnson of Trenton, Nebraska and Shelby Hamilton of Wauneta. The bridesmaids were Melissa Baumbach of Kearney, Amy Frecks of Brewster, and Triniti Williams of Greeley, Colorado. The bride's personal attendant was sister-in-law of the bride, Holly Dack of Palisade.

The bride wore a taffeta a-line ball gown in a champagne color with the top made of beaded sequin and embroidered detail with a lace-up back and a cathedral train. The bridesmaids wore a taffeta draped bodice with a flared swing skirt in teal.

The best man was brother of the bridegroom, Brandon Gibbs of Dodge City, Kansas. The bridegroomsmen were brother-in-law-to-be of the bride, Levi Lucero of Trenton, Todd Baumbach of Kearney, and brother of the bride, Justin Hamilton of Palisade.

The ushers were brothers of the bride, Blaine Johnson of Milford, Nebraska, and Tristan Johnson of Hayes Center.

The flower girls were cousins of the bride, Mandy and Lilian Sandoval of Wauneta. The flower girls wore a satin organza dress with sequin embroidered flower detail that accompanied the bride's gown.

The ring bearers were nephew of the bride, Ashton Johnson of Trenton, and nephew of the bridegroom, Treyden Eastin of Holcomb, Kansas.

Scripture readers during the ceremony were grandparents of the bride, Bob and Alta Keating.

The guest book and program attendants were Laura Gohl of Culbertson, Nebraska, and Paula Blaylock of Lincoln, Nebraska. Music was provided by soloist Darci Boyer of Omaha, Nebraska.

After the ceremony, the newlyweds were escorted to Kearney's Harmon Park where the couple was first engaged. Photographer and aunt of the bride, Teresa Maddux of Platteville, Colorado was along to take photos.

A reception took place at the Minden Opera House. The reception attendants were aunt of the bride, Mary Nielsen of Merrima, Nebraska, cousins of the bride, Tammi Ahrens of Ravenna, Nebraska and Crystal Staley of Kearney, aunt of the bride, Evelyn McGregor of Elsie, Nebraska, and friend of the bride, Jo Werkmeister of Maywood, Nebraska. The three-tier cake and matching cupcakes were made by sister of the bride, Alisha Johnson. Mints were made by aunt of the bride, Evelyn McGregor.

The bride graduated from Hayes Center High School in 2005, and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in interior design. She is the project coordinator and interior decorator for Moore Construction, Inc. in Kearney.

The bridegroom graduated from Garden City High School in 2005. Shortly after graduation, he hired onto the Union Pacific Railroad and is currently stationed out of Grand Island, Nebraska as a brakeman.

The couple has recently built a new home in Kearney's Parkview Estates.