Wedding vows were exchanged by Courtney Frances Kleine and Mark Everett Lambert at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Christ the King Catholic Church. Monsignor Francis Malone officiated with Deacon Andrew Kleine of Coronation of Our Lady Catholic Church in Grandview, Mo., cousin of the bride.
Dana and Joe Kleine of Little Rock are the parents of the bride. She is the granddaughter of Kay and Dan Tucker of Hot Springs Village and the late Francis and Robert Kleine.
The groom is the son of Carol Jo and Tony Lambert of Stuttgart. His grandparents are the late Mary and Mendel Everett Lambert and the late Mildred and Gene Rogers.
The chancel was decorated with arrangements of dogwood branches and greenery. Music was by organist Rees Roberts.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore an ivory long-sleeve gown of double silk crepe. The fitted bodice had a bateau neckline and draped back and the skirt extended to a cathedral-length train. She carried a mix of blush and white peonies, roses and magnolia leaves.
Mallory Kleine of Brentwood, Calif., was her sister's maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Martha Harbuck, Kathryn Gadberry, Leah Lile, Jillian Langston, Rachel Culp and Caroline Robbins, all of Little Rock; Morgan Kleine of Cave Springs; Holly Roblee of San Francisco; Emily Noland and Hollin Koh, both of Dallas; Emily Halbert and Quincy Scott, both of Fayetteville; Courtney Drake of Sherwood; and Amy Carpenter of Kansas City, Mo. They wore a mixture of solid-color and watercolor floral gowns.
The groom's honor attendants were his brother, Scott Lambert of Little Rock, and his father. Groomsmen were Daniel Kleine of Cave Springs and Will Kleine of Little Rock, brothers of the bride; Trey Gowan, Chase Barnes, Jarrod Shults and Miles Morgan, all of Little Rock; Bennett Gardner of Stuttgart; Matt Inman of Helena; Ross Dunn of Fayetteville; Murray Benton of Jonesboro; Jesse Walt of Altheimer; and Nicholas Inman of Thomasville, Ga.
An outdoor reception was held after the ceremony at the home of the bride's parents. Tables with umbrellas in the backyard held planters filled with peonies, roses, scarbosia, tweedia and magnolia leaves. Music was by The Rockets.
The bride has a bachelor's of science from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and a bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She is a labor and delivery operating room registered nurse at UAMS.
The groom has a bachelor's degree in agriculture and a master's degree in agricultural economics from UA. He is director of commodity activities and economics at Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation
After a wedding trip to Cancun Mexico, the couple will live in Little Rock.
High Profile on 06/17/2018