Ashten Nichole Pickett of Tyler, Texas and Nathan Palmer of Paris, Texas were married in a formal double ring ceremony on April 3rd, 2015 at The Reserve in Longview, Texas. John Bratcher officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Angela and Brent Davis and Johnny Pickett. She is the granddaughter of Doug and Patricia Starks and Diane Davis, and the great-granddaughter of Opal Freeman and Faye Hardman.
The groom is the son of Terri and Danny Webster and Brian and Jennifer Palmer. He is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. Dennis Schmidt of Paris, Texas, Wayne and Sally Franks of Enigma, Georgia, Jane B. Daniels of Paris, Texas, the late Robert G. Palmer and Mike and Karen Rushing of Cooper, Texas. He is the great-grandson of Ruby Summers of Paris, Texas and the late Cecil Summers, the late Benhard and Alma Schmidt of Wharton, Texas, the late Kelly and Annie Green Franks of Tifton, Georgia, the late Charles F. Biggs of Heber Springs, Arkansas, the late Maudie Abels and the late Charles and Hettie Jo Keisling. The bride was escorted to the altar by Johnny Pickett and Brent Davis.
The wedding and reception music was provided by Randy Nations.
Attending the bride was her maid of honor Whitney Houston of Tyler, Texas. Bridesmaids were Sydni Barnhart, Emily Ricks and Briana Duke, of Tyler, Texas.
The best men were Aaron Paseur and Cody Stockton. Groomsmen were Phillip Moore and Robert Collins of Tyler, Texas. A reception was held at The Reserve in Longview.
Ashten is employed by Anytime Fitness in Tyler, Texas as a personal trainer and assistant manager. Nathan is employed by the Jacksonville Fire Department as a firefighter and paramedic.
Following a Caribbean Cruise honeymoon, the couple will reside in Flint, Texas.