Rebekah Ruth Spence and Phillip Todd Hawkins were united in marriage on Friday, October 4, 2013 at the Peacock River Ranch in Gatesville, Texas. The ceremony was officiated by Matthew Bonow, friend of the couple. A dinner and dance followed in the Shady Grove Barn.
Beckie is the daughter of Ruth Coffman of Hewitt, Texas and Stan Spence of Fort Worth, Texas. She is employed as a Decision Review Officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Serving the bride were her twin sisters, Mandy Ochoa and Tracie Simonek. Serving as the flower girl was Emily Varvarigos, niece of the bride.
Phillip is the son of John and Debbie Brennan of Robinson, Texas. He is employed as a Wireless Engineer at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor. Attending the groom was best man, Paul Turner and groomsman was Brad Beam, both friends of the groom. Serving as ring bearer was Ryan Ochoa, nephew of the bride.
Following a honeymoon cruise to Mexico, the couple now reside in Hewitt, Texas.
Published in the Waco Tribune-Herald on October 27, 2013