Hillary Maynard and Brendon Thackery, both of Wichita, were married July 28, 2012, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. The 5:30 p.m., double-ring ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Larry Adams, the groom's grandfather.
The bride's parents are Richard and Tami Maynard of Garden City. Her grandparents are Dale and Belva Rosenau of Garden City; and Tom and Wanda Stallings of Garden City.
The groom is the son of William A. and Annette Wright of Garden City; and Murray and Patty Thackery of Armstrong, Iowa. His grandparents are Larry and Sheila Adams of Whitehouse, Texas; Gary and Karen Ann Thackery of Armstrong; and Verg and Char Wright of Wichita.
Matron of honor was Sierra Case of Garden City. Bridesmaids were Ally Maynard, Riley Maynard and Emma Kennedy, all of Garden City; and Liz Shoenthaler of Wichita. Junior bridesmaid was Reagan Wright of Garden City.
Best man was Blake Thackery of Wichita. Groomsmen were Brett Thackery of Armstrong; Daniel Gutierrez of Wichita; Breven Graham of Manhattan; and Justin Perez of Colorado Springs, Colo. Junior groomsman was Camden Adams of Grand Saline, Texas.
Flower girl was Katie Heiman of Garden City. Ringbearers were Dominik Proffitt and Quincy Koehn, both of Garden City.
Serving as ushers were Zac Arnhold of Andover; Danny Flores and Beau Hernandez, both of Wichita; and Chris Case of Garden City.
Guitarist and vocalist was Richard Maynard. Pianist and vocalist was Hannah Proffitt. Vocalist was Billee Koehn. All are from Garden City. Sound man was Dave Williams of Manhattan. Music selections included "Two Is Better Than One" and "Swing."
Scripture reading was given by Joe Adams, the groom's uncle from Grand Saline.
The ceremony was followed by a reception, given by the couple's parents, in the Crown Club at Kauffman Stadium. Assistants were Debbie Knight of Garden City; Tina Adams of Grand Saline; Amy Arnhold of Andover; and Lakresha Johnson of Emmetsburg, Iowa.
The bride graduated from Garden City High School in 2007 and from Wichita State University in 2011 with a degree in secondary education. She is a teacher at Mead Middle School in Wichita.
The groom graduated from Garden City High School in 2009 and plans to graduate from Wichita State University in December 2013 with a degree in business. He works for Lazy Boy in Wichita.
After a honeymoon in Belize, the newlyweds are at home in Wichita.