Catherine Ann Leubner and Kirby Andrew Dunn were united in marriage July 9, 2011, at Hillcrest Baptist Church in Big Spring. Brad Snellgrove, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Plainview officiated the double ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of John and Ruth Leubner of Big Spring. She is the granddaughter of O’Neal Philley and the late W.H. Philley of Big Spring, and Gerhard and Rita Leubner of Rochester, NY.
The groom is the son of Chris and Karla Dunn of Bowie, Texas. He is the grandson of Mary McCanlies and the late Ed McCanlies of Littlefield, and Junell Dunn and the late Charles Dunn of Levelland.
Music was provided by Jennifer Harris. Jason Huckabee, along with Jennifer Harris, sang “Answered Prayer,” a song written by the groom for the bride.
The bride, given away by her father, wore a strapless gown with a beaded organza overlay. She carried a bouquet of orange day lilies, roses, hyacinths and spring green spider mums. In keeping with tradition, the bride carried her great-grandmother’s handkerchief for something old, her dress was something new. She wore her grandmother’s pearl necklace and earrings for something borrowed, and her shoes completed the “something blue.” Chris Dunn, father of the groom, welcomed Catherine into the Dunn Family.
The groom was attired in a charcoal tuxedo and wore a boutonniere of cushion mums and roses on his lapel.
Somer Gaskins, sister of the bride, was the matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kendra Dunn, sister of the groom, and Katie Tompkins.
Kevin Dunn, brother of the groom, served as best man. Jason Huckabee and Jordan Logan were groomsmen.
Lizzy Harris of Bowie served as flower girl, while Wiley Gaskins, nephew of the bride, served as ring bearer. Ushers were Dustin Gaskins, brother-in-law of the bride, and David Clower.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the Big Spring Country Club.
The bride graduated from Big Spring High School in 2009, and is attending Wayland Baptist University in Plainview.
She will graduate in December 2012 with her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education.
The groom is a 2006 graduate of Bowie High School and attended Wayland Baptist University where he received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 2010.
He is employed at Harvest Christian Fellowship in Plainview.
Following a honeymoon to Playa del Carmen, the couple made their home in Plainview.