Rachel Anna Phillips and Christopher Raymond Lockhart Jr. exchanged wedding vows on May 25, 2013, in an outdoor ceremony at the Bicknell home in Sutter, Calif. The Rev. Ray Benesh and the Rev. Brent Kall performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Andrew and Linnea Phillips of Fairview, Tenn., formerly of Lakewood, N.Y., and the granddaughter of George and Beverly Littlefield of Frewsburg, N.Y., and the late Glenn and Ethel Phillips. Her husband is the son of Stormy Lockhart and Christopher Raymond Lockhart Sr., both of Yuba City, Calif., and the grandson of the late Bill and Thelma Jean Dawson and Carol Lockhart Tessmer of Lincoln, Calif., and the late Lance Lockhart.
Debbie Benesh was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Ashlee Buchanan, Hannah Phillips and Abigail Phillips, sisters of the bride, Paradise Lockhart, sister of the groom, Heidi Ramey and Bryanna Garton. Flower girl was Charlotte Ramey.
MR. AND MRS. CHRISTOPHER RAYMOND LOCKHART JR.
Best man was Spencer Lockhart, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Joel Phillips, Ethan Phillips, Jesse Phillips and Eli Phillips, brothers of the bride, Collin Humphrey and Brian Stinnett. Ushers were Christopher Ramey, Billy McLendon, Robert Adamson and Keegan Dawson. Ring bearer was Joshua Ramey. The best little man was Montgomery Lockhart, brother of the groom.
The bride is a 2004 home educated graduate of Gateway Christian Schools of Memphis, Tenn. She is employed as the Youth Ministries assistant at Yuba City Nazarene Church. Her husband is a 2009 graduate of River Valley High School in Yuba City. He attended Yuba College, and he is employed as a sergeant with Shield Protective Services Inc.
The bride wore a beautiful white David's Bridal gown with a fitted bodice that flowed into a soft and flowing chiffon skirt. The empire waist was accented with hand-beaded lace and ruching. The back of the gown had a beautiful, beaded lace detail from waist to hem.
They honeymooned at Lake Tahoe.
They are living in Yuba City, Calif.