Texas, Florida couple make plans to exchange vows
Mr. and Mrs. John Daniel Bellard of Crowley proudly announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Monica Danielle of Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas to Dr. Wees Jamar
Love of Gainesville, Florida.
The sacrament of holy matrimony uniting the couple will be performed at The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Lafayette. Father George Lundy, SJ, associate pastor of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Baton Rouge, will officiate the nuptials on Saturday, November 1 2008 at 1 p.m.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Maudry Bellard of Crowley and the late Henry Bellard, Sr. and her maternal grandmother is Esther Lee Hollier, also of Crowley.
Monica graduated with honors from Crowley High School in 2000. She earned a bachelor of science degree in biology from Southern University and A & M College in 2004. While at Southern University, she became a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Currently, Monica attends graduate school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas; she will receive a master’s degree in Immunology this fall.
The prospective groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Love of Double Oak, Texas. He is the grandson of Vernon and Mattye Billups of Red Bird, Oklahoma and the late Curtis Evans and the late Lola and Matthew Love.
Wees is a 1995 graduate of Flower Mound Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas. He earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in Biochemistry while attending Austin College in Sherman, Texas; and also received a doctor of Philosophy degree in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of North Texas Health and Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Love is a posts–doctoral research associate in the Urology Department at the University of Florida in Gainesville.
Following the wedding ceremony the couple will reside in Gainesville, Florida.