Erin Michelle Davis and Paul Robert Haney exchanged marriage vows in a double ring ceremony on the beach at the Iberostar Maya in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, on Monday, June 6, 2011, at 4 oâ€™clock in the afternoon.
Erin is the daughter of Jay and Mona Davis of De Soto. She is the granddaughter of the late Harry and Mary Jean Nugent of Lake Charles, La, and the late John Davis of Las Vegas, Nev., and Vera Thomas of Gold Beach, Ore.
Paul is the son of Robert and Suzanne Haney of Big Spring. He is the grandson of the late R. E. and Edith Haney of Big Spring and the late Louie and Zita Bernhardt of Olney.
Given in marriage by her father, who also officiated the ceremony, the bride wore a Pronovias floor-length ball-gown . The v-shaped neckline featured scalloped edging. A crystal-encrusted satin band highlighted the empire waistline. The bodice and A-line skirt featured a luxurious lace overlay. She carried a bouquet of tropical flowers in bright colors. The bride and groom stood beneath a white canopy adorned with native tropical flowers that complemented the brideâ€™s bouquet.
Attending as maid of honor was Katie Vaughn of Dallas. Other bridal attendants were Kerry Hargrove of Joshua, Amber Davis and Liz Jang of Dallas and Sarah Maskell, sister of the groom, of St. Cloud, Minn.
Robert Haney attended his son as best man. Groomsmen were Brian Youngblood and Brian Kruppa of Dallas, Justin Taliaferro of Columbus, Ohio, Bowie Hogg of Arlington and Russell Stafford, cousin of the groom, of Dallas.
A reception hosted by the bride and groom was held at the Iberostar Linda Resort in the Jambalaya Restaurant Banquet Room. Guests enjoyed dinner and a dance. The three-tiered wedding cake featured alternating layers of chocolate and vanilla cake with fondant frosting.
Following a honeymoon at the Iberostar Grand, the couple is at home in Dallas.
The bride is a 2011 graduate from The University of Texas at Arlington with a bachelor of arts in kinesiology. The groom is a 2001 graduate of Texas A&M University. He is employed with Wells Fargo in the Global Banking Group as a Trade Finance Relationship Manager. He is a 1997 graduate of Big Spring High School.