Gaspard and Simon united in Kaplan ceremony
Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Kaplan hosted the Nuptial Mass uniting Tiffany Dawn Gaspard and Stoney Roy Simon in holy matrimony.
The October 11, 2008, ceremony was held at 1:00 p.m. and was officiated by Deacon David Vaughn.
Tiffany is the daughter of Eric and Dawn Clostio of Abbeville and Doies J. Gaspard, Jr. She is the grand daughter of Alice Roche from Rayne; Ann and Gerald Clostio of Abbeville; and Doies and Judy Gaspard of Forked Island. Her great grandparents are Perfay and Lillian Broussard and Mr. J. C. Harrington and the late Maizie Harrington.
Stoney is the son of Mark and Cindy Simon of Kaplan. He is the grandson of Ray and Marina Simon of Kaplan and Raymond and Linda Leger, also of Kaplan.
Escorted by Eric J. Clostio, her step father, the bride wore a Christian Michelle Organza ball gown. The billowing cloud of gathered organza cascaded from a strapless, fitted bodice in crystal beaded lace with scalloped trim. A chapel length veil, adorned with rhinestones, was also worn. She carried a bouquet of calla lilies intertwined with her grandmother’s rosary.
Serving as Maid of Honor was Ashley Abshire, a friend of the bride. Serving as the Maid of Honor was Laney Clostio, also a friend of the bride. Tiffany’s bridesmaids for the event included Grettal Hebert, Mallory Miller, Amber Abshire, Catherine Coone and Jena Zaunbreaker, all friends of the bride. Also serving as bridesmaids were two of her cousins: Randy Menard and Gabriele Leger.
The bridesmaids wore apple red, raw silk designed with a surplice neckline and twisted straps on an A-line skirt with a fish-tail train. The maids also carried bouquets of red and white calla lilies.
The Flower Girls included Hailey Gaspard, sister of the bride; and Terin and Macey Leger, both godchildren of the groom. The Ring Bearers included Hunter Gaspard, brother of the bride; Taylor Clostio, cousin of the bride and Collin Leger, cousin of the groom.
Serving as Best Man was Matthew Marceaux, a friend of the groom. Included as Groomsmen were Doies Gaspard III, brother of the bride; R. J. Meaux, Eric Touchet, Blaise Istre and David Lachaussee, all friends of the groom. Also included as groomsmen were Mark Roussel, cousin of the groom; John Eric Clostio, brother of the bride and Ian Mire, cousin of the bride.
Serving as ushers for the wedding were Billy Roche, uncle of the bride; and Tyler Hebert, a friend of the groom.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Tommy Guidry. Readings were given by Mona Hollier, godmother of the b ride; and Marsha Simon, godmother of the bride.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the V-Arena in Kaplan. The couple plan to reside in Kaplan, LA.