Lyons Point ceremony unites area couple
Allyson Renee Aymond and Edward Joseph Breaux were united in marriage at 7 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2009 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church located in Lyons Point. Deacon Thomas Sommers officiated the nuptials.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. Joseph Ronald Aymond and Mrs. Paula Sue Guidry Aymond of Crowley. She is the granddaughter of Lucy Benoit Whitley of Lafayette and the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Doris Aymond of Port Barre. Allyson is a graduate of Crowley High School and attended Louisiana State University at Eunice. She went on to pursue a degree from the Aveda Institute of cosmetology.
The groom is the son of Mr. Bernice R. Breaux and Mrs. Mary Ann Prevost Breaux of Rayne. Edward is a graduate of Notre Dame High School and a veteran of the United States Navy.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore an elegant gown of ivory satin featuring a halter neckline and fitted bodice accented with heavily beaded embroidered lace and sequins. The same embroidered lace appliques trimmed with sequins and beading also enhanced the full satin skirt and cathedral-length train. Her headpiece consisted of a double veil of illusion held by a crown of pearls and rhinestones. She carried a clutch bouquet of white and multi-colored roses with golden brown baby’s breath. Deep truffle and ivory, accented by antique gold, was the setting for the occasion.
Attending the bride as matron of honor was her sister, Tiffany Aymond Keefe.
Serving as bridesmaid was Sandi Rassofaro.
Chosen as best man was Paul Thomas Breaux, brother of the groom.
Anah Plaisance, great-niece of the groom; served as flower girl while Bryant Christopher Huesers, son of the bride; performed the duties of ring bearer.
Scriptures were read by Anne Reagan, sister of the groom; and Lucy Whitley, grandmother of the bride.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the church hall at which the newly weds arrived to in a horse-drawn carriage.
Guests and attendees came from Alabama, Cincinnati and various surrounding areas.
The couple will reside in Crowley upon returning from their wedding trip to the vineyards in Bryan, Texas.