Dr. Joseph and Stephanie Carbonaro, of Denton, Texas, are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter Kristen Elaine to Cody Thomas Welch of Whitesboro, Texas. The ceremony was held July 13, 2013 at First United Methodist Church of Denton. Dr. Joseph Carbonaro, father of the Bride and Reverend Matt Gaston officiated. A reception was held at the church in Flinn Hall.
Kristen is the granddaughter of Jon and Elaine Fournet of Seabrook, Texas. She is a graduate of Guyer High School and Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. She is a teacher at Clinton Public Schools in Clinton, Oklahoma.
Cody is the son of Derek and Cathy Welch of Whitesboro, Texas. He is the grandson of Bob and Connie White of Gordonville, Texas and Billie Jean Francis of Whitesboro, Texas. He is a graduate of Whitesboro High School and is currently attending Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
The wedding party included maid of honor Jessica White, bridesmaids Taylor Davidson, Kaley Dierlam, and Makaila Welch. The best man was Darrick Mata and groomsmen were Dillon Kirby, Jonathan Carbonaro, and J.E. Thomas. Grace White was the flower girl and Owen White was the ring bearer.
The couple took a wedding trip to New Orleans, Louisiana. They will reside in Hydro, Oklahoma.