Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


May 26, 2012

Bates-Hanzus Wedding

Corsicana —


Emily Ann Bates and Daniel Keith Hanzus were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m. on May 12, 2012 in an outside ceremony at The Vista on Seward Hill in Austin, Texas.  Officiating the ceremony were Kenneth Bates, cousin to the bride and the Honorable Phillip Zeigler with scripture reading by Matthew Price.  A cocktail hour, dinner and dancing followed at the venue.  On the eve of the wedding, a rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom's parents at Stubb's Barbeque; also in Austin.

 The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Bob Bates of Gatesville, Texas and the granddaughter of Mae Beaubouef and the late Stafford Beaubouef of Corsicana and the late Oran and Eva Bates of Gatesville.  She is a graduate of Baylor University, Waco and works in network casting for NBC in Los Angeles, Calif.

 The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Hanzus of Pearl River, N.Y. and the grandson of the late John and Barbara Carson and the late Paul and Frances Hanzus.  He is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston, Mass. and is employed by as a sportswriter in Los Angeles, Calif.

 Emily was escorted by her father and presented for marriage by her parents. She wore a Romona Keveza gown made of silk dupioni, accented with a Swarovski crystal belt and finger-tip veil attached with mother-of-pearl hairpin. She carried a hand-tied bouquet of fresh coral peonies and garden tea roses intertwined with lace from her mother's bridal gown.  Sarah Mutscheller, college friend of the bride served as matron of honor.  Other bridesmaids were Katie Martin, cousin and life-long friend and Siobhan Ax, sister of the groom.

 The groom's best man was his brother, Kevin Hanzus.  Groomsmen were Bob Castrone, lifelong friend; Michael Allen, Matthew Breunig, cousins of the groom, Keith Ax and Tanner Bates, brothers-in-law of the groom.  Ushers were James Breunig, also cousin to the groom and Matthew Price, childhood friend of the bride.

 Special wedding music was provided by the groom's uncle, John Carson, singer and guitarist and Mark Glazman accompanied on guitar.  Milk Drive Band of Austin provided additional music for the ceremony as well as the cocktail hour that followed.  Coordination of the wedding was done by Olivia Sharratt of Liv by Design Events of Austin, Texas.

 Following a honeymoon to Hawaii, Dan and Emily will reside in Los Angeles, Calif.

Text Only
  • Shimonek-Welch Wedding Shimonek-Welch Wedding

    Jennifer Lynn Shimonek and Wayne Elliot Welch were married  May 24, 2014 at Twin Oaks Ranch in Corsicana, Texas.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Stroube-Brown Wedding Stroube-Brown Wedding

    On the evening of April 12, 2014 at the family home of H.R. Stroube, Anne Elizabeth Stroube was joined in holy matrimony to William Turner Brown.

    June 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • 5-31-14 wedding Gegenheimer Burns.jpg Gegenheimer-Burns Wedding

    Ashley Renee Gegenheimer and Mark Adam Burns were married April 26, 2014, at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort in San Antonio. The Rev. Jason White performed the double-ring ceremony.

    May 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Campbell-Puren Wedding Campbell-Puren Wedding

    Eva Blair Campbell of Flint, Texas and Jeremiah Cornelis Puren V of Whitehouse, Texas were united in marriage on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church.

    May 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Harper-White Wedding Harper-White Wedding

    Katie Marie Harper and Dr. Michael Hugh White, both of Nashville, Tenn., were married on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the  Ashton Depot, Fort Worth, with Minister Neil Tomba of Northwest Bible Church, Dallas, officiating.

    April 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Harwell-Chaney Wedding Harwell-Chaney Wedding

    Nancy Harwell and Richard Chaney, both of Corsicana, were joined in matrimony on Dec. 7, 2013 at the Twin Oaks Ranch in Mildred.

    January 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • York-Butler Wedding York-Butler Wedding

    Brenna Lauren York of Corsicana and Michael Logan Butler of Killeen were joined in marriage on Nov. 9, 2013 in the chapel at Camp Forrest in Kerens.

    January 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wilson-Pillans Wedding Wilson-Pillans Wedding

    Dr. Justin Barton Pillans and Elizabeth Anne Wilson were joined in matrimony Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 in a double ring ceremony at The American Church in Paris, France.

    December 13, 2013 1 Photo

  • McKeown-Stacy Wedding McKeown-Stacy Wedding

    Sarah Wynne McKeown of Corsicana and Shawn Christopher Stacy of Albuquerque, N.M. were joined in marriage on Sept. 28, 2013 at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

    November 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • Brown-Mashouq Wedding Brown-Al-Mashouq Wedding

    Shawna Brown and Yossef Al-Mashouq, both of Pflugerville, were joined in holy matrimony at Zilker Botanical Gardens in Austin on March 23, 2013.

    November 1, 2013 1 Photo