Kristen Ashley Oaks and Landon Wayne White were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on April 11, 2015, at Dunleith Historic Inn in Natchez. The bride’s uncle, the Rev. Werner Aswell presided over the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Emerson Etherige Oaks IV of Calhoun, La. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Mary Taylor Aswell and the late Rev. Clyde Werner Aswell, and Mr. Emerson Etherige Oaks III and the late Mrs. Dorothy Sims Oaks, all of Calhoun.
The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Lynn White. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Gene Wayne Tiffee and the late Mr. and Mrs. David White of Monterey.
The bride, escorted by her father, wore a Monique Lhuillier silk gazar trumpet gown with a sweetheart neckline and hand-tufted skirt.
Whitney Hines Busada, best friend of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Katelyn Golson Benson, Amelie Town Bernhard, Morgan White Boyd, Bailie Pepper Conn, Becky Anne Ewing, Kendall Todd Hardwick, Katie Johnston Moore, Sarah Romero Mule and Tonya Oaks Smith.
Ernest Lynn White, father of the groom, served as the best man. Groomsmen were Carson Anderson Abrams, Samuel Patrick Abshire, Jon David Babb, James Edward Boyd Jr., James Thompson Bryant III, William Taylor Crain, Wilson Trimble Mabray, James Gray Marston IV and Eric Raymond Regard.
Emori Anne Coker served as flower girl and William Brennan Burley was the ring bearer. Ushers were Emerson Etherige Oaks V and Matthew Shively.
Following the ceremony, a dinner and dancing reception was in the courtyard at Dunleith.
The bride is a graduate of Louisiana State University and is currently the co-host of the television program, “This Week in Louisiana Agriculture.” The groom is also a graduate of Louisiana State University and is self-employed on his family’s grain production operation.
Following a wedding trip to the island of Bora Bora, the couple will reside in Natchez.