Bridal shower honors Miss Jessica Kratzer
The home of Mrs. Brent Coreil of Ville Platte served as a setting for a miscellaneous bridal shower honoring Jessica Lyn Kratzer, bride-elect of Gavin James Doyle.
The couple exchanged vows November 15, at Sunny Meade in Scott.
The bride is the daughter of Oneita Jenkins Kratzer of Eunice, and the late Eddie Paul Kratzer and the groom is the son of Herman and Cindy Fruge Doyle of Ville Platte.
The social was hosted by many friends and family. The registry table featured a picture of the engaged couple, a matching pen set and guest book of gold and ivory, and a fresh arrangement of white roses and ferns.
The refreshment table was accented with an arrangement of white larkspur, white spider mums, white mini poms and white alstroemeria and pamosa ferns. The table was draped with a white laced table cloth. The gift table was adorned with an arrangement of white Virginia roses accented with pamosa ferns. The table was draped with a white linen cloth.
The honoree wore a silver and charcoal print satin sleeveless dress with an empire waist. She wore matching accessories. She was pinned with a corsage of mini white palaeropsis orchid from Hawaii. Mother and grandmothers were presented with corsages of white baby dendrobium orchids from Hawaii, which were all handmade by the hostesses. The entire orchid plants were given to the hostesses for the occasion.
Guests enjoyed cucumber sandwiches, fruit and vegetables, an array of different flavor homemade cakes, beverages of mimosas, banana punch and coffee. All refreshments were served on silver and crystal trays.
Special guests included Dorothy LeBlanc, paternal grandmother of the groom; Virginia Fruge, maternal grandmother of the groom; and Carmen Fruge, maternal great aunt of the groom.