Sarah Rebekah Dinsmore - Samuel Rice Baxter
Posted: August 31, 2014 at 3:15 a.m.
The bride is the daughter of Deborah Elaine and Brian Keith Dinsmore, 1410 Mellon St. Her grandparents are James Dalton Hamer and the late Beverly Ann Hamer and Carolyn Sue and Harry Dinsmore, all of Little Rock.
Lisa and Samuel Robert Baxter, 4812 Club Road, are the parents of the groom. His grandparents are Mary Jane and William Alfred Baxter of Naples, Fla., and Mary Adcox Rice and the late Dr. Calvin Odell Rice of Lonoke.
The chancel held a large garden urn filled with white gladioli, roses, cream dahlias and stock. Nuptial music was by the Little Rock String Quartet.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a pearl silver trumpet-style gown with an overlay of embroidered lace embellished with metallic Venice lace appliques. The bodice had a Queen Anne neckline and beaded illusion back, and the skirt extended to a sweep train. She carried a Biedermeier bouquet of Juliette roses, blush English spray roses, cream dahlias, dusty miller with accents of fresh lavender and sage.
Marigayden Virginia Tippit of Benton was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Hannah Elizabeth Dinsmore and Rachel Elaine Dinsmore, sisters of the bride, and Amy Kathryn Hilliard, all of Little Rock.
They wore ice-blue luminescent chiffon one-shoulder gowns and carried bouquets of green hydrangeas, Virginia roses and blue delphinium.
William Robert Baxter of Fayetteville served as his brother's best man. Groomsmen were Bradley Cole Houston of Little Rock, Nicholas David Tingquist of Sherwood and Zachary Keith Wood of Conway. Guests were seated by Denton James Egger of Bentonville and Garrett Gray Thiel of Stockton, Calif.
A reception at Marlsgate followed the ceremony. Guest tables, alternating floor-length cloths in shades of cream and Nile blue, avocado and lemon, held either sterling trumpet vases with sprays of white and yellow gladioli and bells of Ireland or arrangements of Virginia roses, cream stock, fresh lemons and white lisianthus. A towering garden urn arrangement of yellow gladioli and white orchids decorated the buffet. Music was by Bamboo Forest of Memphis. Assisting were Caitlyn Rhea Fitzgerald of Austin, Texas; Bailey Elise Frazier of Houston; and Paige Elizabeth Kellam of Little Rock.
The bride attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences with a doctorate of pharmacy. She is a pharmacist at Walgreens.
The groom has a bachelor's degree in biology from UA, where he was a Chancellor's Scholar and member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon. He is a fourth- year medical student at UAMS.
The couple will live in Little Rock and plan a wedding trip in the spring.
High Profile on 08/31/2014