|Wedding Probst - Warren|
Kimberly Probst and Eric Warren were united in marriage Saturday, April 19, 2008, five o'clock in the evening at Vidalia First Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Glenn officiating.
Parents of the couple are Marty and Debra Probst of Vidalia and Robert and Cathy Warren of Natchez.
Music for the ceremony was provided by David Taylor, Marty Probst, Matthew Probst, brother of the bride, Tommy Probst and Bruce Probst, uncles of the bride, who sang "Holy Ground." Dara Shirley, cousin of the bride, sang "My Heart Is Yours." Jody Stevens, aunt of the groom, sang "Jesus, Daddy and You," and was accompanied on the guitar by Ralph Cox, uncle of the groom.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a white satin strapless gown by Casablanca. The bodice featured a sweetheart shape completely hand-beaded design in white, silver, gold and champagne. The same beadwork continued onto the back skirt of the gown to the end of the semi-cathedral length train.
Jody Stevens of Natchez attended as matron of honor. Kayla Probst of Vidalia, cousin of the bride, and Ashley Macnchester of Lafayette, were maids of honor.
Bridesmaids were Shelby Guice, Crystal Warren, sister-in-law of the groom, and Kim Cobb, all of Natchez. Junior bridesmaid was Ashley Stevens, niece of the groom. Flower girls were Jody Taylor Warren of New Orleans and Shelbie Vinet of Natchez, nieces of the groom. The attendants wore various style gowns of mocha satin trimmed in pool blue.
The groom's father and brother, Wesley Warren of Natchez, served as best men. Zack Warren, son of the groom, served as junior best man. Groomsmen were Ashley Cox of Canton, cousin of the groom, Charlie Stevens of Natchez, uncle of the groom, Matthew Probst of Vidalia, brother of the bride, and Craig Cox of Natchez, cousin of the groom. Trip Watson of Starksville, cousin of the groom, was ring bearer. Ushers were Bradley Martin of Natchez and Blaine Patterson of Oxford.
Shannon Probst of Vidalia, cousin of the bride, attended the registry. Programs and favors were handed out by Kristin Cox of Natchez, cousin of the groom, Ryleigh Probst of Vidalia, cousin of the bride, Amber Stevens and Jesselyn Simon, both of Natchez, nieces of the groom.
A reception followed in the multipurpose building of the church. The wedding cake was a white four-tiered square cake with pool blue piped icing and mocha colored ribbon. The groom's cake was chocolate with a softball theme.
Hostesses were Sue Wilson, Tammy Shields, Debbie Betts, Vera Verdel, Billie Chandler, Gail Rushing, D'Shay Oaks, Sue Smith, Tanya Mallory, Janie Hodges, Amanda Wilson, Belinda Welch, Wanda Welch, Pam Higgins, Essie Donald, Maxine Smart, Una Knapp, Debra Merritt, Marie Allred, Irene Young, all of Vidalia, Lois Temple, Rose Linda Maxwell, and Sylvia Strahan, all of Ferriday, and Dee Lindley of Natchez. Serving at the groom's table was Kristen Cox and Blaine Patterson.
Cheryl Probst, aunt of the bride, was the wedding director and Tim Welch of Vidalia was sound director.
The couple have made their home in Natchez.