~Johnson - Allen~
Jessica Lee Allen and Casey Alan Johnson were united in marriage on September 23, 2017, at 6 oclock in the evening in an outdoor ceremony at The Summit Club in Longview, Texas, officiated by The Reverend Danny Warbington. Immediately following the ceremony, a dinner and dance reception was held in the Ball Room.
Jessica is the daughter of Lennie and Cindy Allen of Longview and the granddaughter of Loy and Nona Gordon of Kilgore, and the late Len and Jean Allen of Rowlett, Texas. Casey is the son of Larry and Debra Johnson, of Hallsville, and the late Vicki Johnson, of Hallsville, and the grandson of the late Frank and June Hodges and the late Buddy and Dot Johnson all of Omaha, Texas.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, Jessica wore a Chantilly lace trumpet designer grown by Matthew Christopher. The sweetheart neckline and plunging low back were covered by beautifully cut Chantilly lace appliques creating an illusion halter.
Grace Harrison of Fort Worth, served as maid of honor. Cousin of the bride, Natalie Threlkeld of Kilgore, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Shelby Leath of Longview, and Brooke Robinson of The Colony. The grooms daughters, Codi, Bailee, and Presley Johnson, served as junior bridesmaids. Cousins of the bride, Kinley Gunn and Brynn Mobbs of Kilgore were flower girls.
Kyle Spyhalski of Hallsville served as best man. Groomsmen were Trent Tutt and Brian Vickery of Longview, Judson Ashmore of Hallsville, and James Allen, brother of the bride, of Macon, Georgia. Cousin of the bride, Nate Mobbs of Kilgore, and nephew of the groom, Jonah Long of Hallsville, served as ushers. Nephews of the groom, Peyton and Levi Sterling of Hallsville, were ring bearers.
A graduate of Pine Tree High School, the bride received an Associate of Applied Arts degree from Kilgore College and attended the University of North Texas in Denton, where she was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. A graduate of Hallsville High School, the groom attended Letourneau University and is currently President of Longview Bridge and Road Company in Longview.
Following a honeymoon in Saint Lucia, the couple resides in Hallsville.