The Duncan Banner

December 18, 2010

Lora Renea Kaiser and David Clay Gregston

The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Lora Renea Kaiser and David Clay Gregston exchanged wedding vows at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 17, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Duncan with Billy Morgan officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Mike and Cindy Kaiser of Duncan. Her grandparents are Bob and Verna Jantz of Duncan, John Kaiser of Duncan and the late Naomi Kaiser.

The groom is the son of Lynn and Susan Gregston of Duncan. His grandparents are Jo Jean Gregston of Marlow, Jack and Sheila Gregston of Marlow, and the late Earl and Bobbie McElroy.

Musicians were vocalists Chad Riddles (cousin of the bride) and Janet Kaiser (aunt of the bride).

The church was decorated with white pillar candlesticks surrounded by clouds of white tulle and crystal lights. Pews were accented with white tulle bows with red daisies and ivy.

The bride was escorted by her father, Mike Kaiser.

The bride wore and ivory strapless satin ball gown. The bodice was hand beaded with embroidery with Swarovski crystals, drop waist with draped pick up skirt. The ivory veil, trimmed with Swarovski crystals, carried a bouquet of calla lilies (white) and red roses.

The maid of honor was Cayley Etheridge, niece of the groom of Duncan. The matron of honor was Christi Neeld, best friend of the bride, of Duncan.

The attendants wore red strapless chiffon dresses with hand beaded empire waist (long dresses). They carried bouquets of white Gerbera daisies.

The flower girls were Justice Neeld, Carsy Etheridge (niece of the groom), both of Duncan, and Grier Detterman (niece of the groom) of Oklahoma City. The ring bearers were Gunner Neeld of Duncan and Collin Etheridge (nephew of the groom) of Duncan.

Best man was Waylon Neeld of Duncan. Groomsman was Chad Akers, cousin of the groom, of Duncan.

Ushers were Cody Kaiser, brother of the bride, of Duncan; Jake Kaiser of Lubbock, Texas, Justin Kaiser of Wichita Falls, Texas, Chad Riddles of Durango, Colo., cousins of the bride.

Candle lighters were Elizabeth Jantz and Kristen Jantz of Oklahoma City, cousins of the bride.

The reception was at Family Life Center at the First Baptist Church in Duncan. The guest book attendant was Karen Blewitt Jones of Amber. Reception assistants were Angie Turner, Terri Rogers, both of Duncan, Carolyn Airington of Velma, and Rayna Christian of Comanche.

The rehearsal dinner was at Cedar Street Grill in Duncan. The groom’s parents, Lynn and Susan Gregston, hosted the event at 6:30 p.m. July, 16, 2010.

The wedding trip was a seven-day Caribbean cruise. Their residence after the trip was Duncan.

Bridal showers were held in April at Gatlin Baptist, and in June at Country Club Care and at First Baptist.