Hogan, Katzenmeyer exchange vows
Laura Nicole Hogan, of Choudrant, and Alan William Katzenmeyer, of Vicksburg, Miss., wed in a 3 p.m. ceremony June 4 at the First Baptist Church of Ruston.
Bill Sanderson officiated the ceremony.
Laura is the daughter of Mike and Sandy Hogan, of Choudrant. She is the granddaughter of Clinton and Janice Hammons, of Choudrant, Bob and Billie Hogan, of Choudrant, and the late Lorena Hogan.
Alan is the son of Mike and Shelia Katzenmeyer, of Vicksburg, Miss. He is the grandson of William and Jeannette Berry, of Vicksburg, Miss., Hardy and Margaret Katzenmeyer, of Vicksburg, Miss., and Sandra Melsheimer, of Vicksburg, Miss.
The bride wore a delicate chiffon dress with a sweetheart neckline. Intricate beading accented the bodice and hemline. She wore a veil with matching beading along the hem and it was accented with a comb of pearls and feathers. Laura carried a hand-tied bouquet of coral, pink and purple roses, peonies and stock flowers.
The maid of honor for the wedding was Rachel Boogaerts, of Benton, and serving as bridesmaids were Amy Holman, of Brandon, Miss., Mira Bull, of Arabi, Elizabeth Harris, of Ruston, Ashley Hinton, of Clayton, and Becca Hogan, of Choudrant.
Each bridesmaid wore a charmeuse dress, which featured a bubble hem and a Y-neckline. The dresses were truffle color. They carried a bouquet of coral and pink peonies.
Serving as best man for the ceremony was Mike Katzenmeyer, of Vicksburg, Miss., and Scott Holman, of Brandon, Miss., Kyle Hogan, of Choudrant, Tyler Hogan, of Choudrant, Sean Griggs, of Vicksburg, Miss., and Will Baker, of Gueydan, served as groomsmen.
Annabeth Willis and Addison Sanderson served as flower girls for the wedding.
Music for the wedding ceremony was provided by Stacy Bridges and Joe Brown.
A reception was held at the Lincoln Hall in honor of the couple and was catered by Mike Brister and Lincoln Hall Catering.
On June 3, a rehearsal dinner was held for the couple at 102 a bistro. The dinner was hosted by Mike and Shelia Katzenmeyer.
Prior to the wedding several showers were held for the bride and groom.
On March 19, a Pampered chef shower was held at the home of Debbie Sanderson. The shower was hosted by Debbie Sanderson, Katie Jordan and Jnell Sanderson.
At the home of Janean Shirley on March 27 a shower was held, which was hosted by Becky Branning, Amy Holman, Becki Rangel and Janean Shirley.
A miscellaneous shower was held on April 17 at the home of Billie Nelson. The shower was hosted by Billie Nelson, Bobette Banks, Donna Lewis, Kelley Radcliff, Wanda Mitchell, Shirley Reagan, Pam Willis, Lori Keen, Leann Patterson and Kelly Smith.
On May 15, a shower was held at the home of Elizabeth Harris and was hosted by Rachel Boogaerts, Mira Bull, Elizabeth Harris, Ashley Hinton, Becca Hogan and Amy Holman.
A bridal brunch was hosted by Mike and Sandy Hogan on June 4 at the Boardwalk Salon.
Laura and Alan will honeymoon in Montego Bay, Jamaica, and upon returning will reside in Clinton, Miss.