Jessica Elizabeth Ray and James William Benton were united in Marriage on March 9, 2013 at Gather in McKinney. The Groom’s grandfather, Rev. B.C. Robertson, officiated at the double-ring Ceremony.
The Bride is the Daughter of Donald and Beth Ray of Van Alstyne. The Groom is the son of Bill and Paula Benton of Van Alstyne.
Ann Staggers, of Kingwood, served as Maid of Honor. Katelyn Clinton of Dallas
was the Matron of Honor. Tori Gonzalez of McKinney was the Bridesmaid.
Henry Benton, the groom’s brother, was the Best Man. Groomsmen were Cody Yatesof Van Alstyne and Lance Clinton of Dallas. Ushers were the groom’s cousins, Cole Whitaker of Van Alstyne and Cory Whitaker from College Station. Cory Ray, the Bride’s brother, also served as an usher.
The bride is a 2012 Graduate of Texas Tech University and is employed by Frisco
Independent School District.
The groom is also a Graduate of Texas Tech University and is employed at Lincoln
Property Company in Dallas.
After a Caribbean cruise, the couple is now residing in McKinney.