Beaver Creek Chapel at Beaver Creek Village in Avon, Colo., was the setting at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, for the marriage of Leslie Eve Briscoe and Spencer Preston Gordy. Officiating was Tommy Huett, a family friend of the groom.
The bride is the daughter of Joseph Briscoe of Houston, Texas, and Judy Briscoe of Youngsville, La. She is the granddaughter of the late Perry and Wilda Smith, Jr. and the late Burton Briscoe and Pauline Dixon, all of Church Point, La.
Parents of the groom are Luke Gordy of Hot Springs, Ark., and Becky Vint of Conway. He is the grandson of Montean Joyner and the late Glover Joyner, and the late Dr. Fred Gordy and the late Marijo Gordy, all of Conway.
Vows for the ceremony originated from a special card given to the couple from Spencer’s grandmother, Montean Joyner. Music was by a local gospel choir, Capitol Street Singers.
Given in marriage by her mother, the bride wore a French lace gown with ¾ inch sleeves, a fishtail train and silver antique banding at the waistline. She carried long stem calla lilies, adorned with feathers.
The bride’s attendants were her sister, Niky Comeaux of Lafayette, La., and Spencer’s sister, Tracy Simpson of Conway. The ladies carried a smaller version of the bridal bouquet.
The groom’s best man was his brother, Grant Gordy, of Conway. The groomsmen were Luke Gordy, father of the groom, of Hot Springs, and Clay Parker, friend of the groom, of Conway.
Ushers for the wedding ceremony were Carter Rook of Conway, Matt McShane of Russellville, and Adam McMahan of Conway, all friends of the groom.
Flower girls were Abigail Comeaux, niece of the bride, and Charly and Ryn Gordy, both nieces of the groom.
The evening before the wedding, a rehearsal dinner hosted by the groom’s parents, was held at Black Diamond Bistro located in The Charter at Beaver Creek.
The evening of the wedding, a wedding celebration, with dinner and dancing, was held at The Terrace Restaurant and Patio in The Charter at Beaver Creek.
The bride attended Baton Rouge Community College in Baton Rouge, La. She is currently the Director of Special Events at Ochsner Health System in New Orleans, La.
The groom is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas, and is currently attending Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans, and will graduate in May.
The couple plans to reside in Little Rock.