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Mary Anne "Maggie" Bullock and Kirk Burdette Russ were united in marriage on the evening of May 29, 2010, at Park Cities Presbyterian Church in Dallas, Texas.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Nash Bullock of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Jack Thornton Bell of Dallas and the late Mr. and Mrs. Herman Krudwig Bullock of Houston, Texas. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Burdette Russ of Jackson. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Craven McCord of Columbus and the late Mr. and Mrs. Roderick Seal Russ Jr. of Jackson.


Rev. Mark Alan Davis performed the double-ring ceremony. Vocalists Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Taylor Hargrave and organist Colin Howell provided nuptial music.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose a silk satin gown with a slim A-line silhouette designed by Priscilla of Boston. The gown was adorned with Swarovski crystal-encrusted Alencon lace appliques on the bodice and along the hem. The waist featured a satin band that was complemented by a lace and pearl brooch made from her mother's wedding dress. The bride wore her mother's cathedral-length Alencon lace veil, intricately beaded with tiny seed pearls.

Attending the bride as her maids of honor were the bride's cousins, Susan Claire Burgher and Abigail Anne Burgher. Bridesmaids were Kathryn Lewis Alexander, Caroline Chisholm Cannada, Carley Catherine Clayton, Molly Elizabeth Concannon, Sissy Lane Evans, Katherine Pruette Farris, Sara Tyson Husband, Elisabeth Hill Jordan, Sarah Shepherd Knight, Katie Leigh Korb, Anne Elizabeth Mullen, Margaret Elizabeth Sheridan, Kathleen O'Connor Taylor, Ann Elizabeth Waller, and Mary Katherine Whelan.

The house party included Katherine Wright Allen; Elizabeth Anderson Russ, cousin of the groom; Sarah Elizabeth Sharp; Katherine Brown Snell; and Virginia Sheley Taras. Flower girls were sisters Elizabeth Grace Craddock and Emmy Gayle Craddock.


Serving as the best man was William Burdette Russ, father of the groom. The groomsmen were Mark Newman Adcock; Daniel Baker Benefield, Cedric Waggoner Burgher III, cousin of the bride; Jack Thornton Burgher, cousin of the bride; Sean Philip Douglas; Michael Ryan Horne; Benjamin David James; Nicholas Barranco Jew; Matthew Wallace Monsour; Dakota Jasper Moore; Walker Palmer Roberts; William Michael Russ; brother of the groom; Philip Anthony Sandifer, David Lee Traxler III; and Clark Randall Zelenka. The groom's nephew, William Warriner Russ, served as the ring bearer.

Following the ceremony, the bride's parents hosted a reception at Brook Hollow Golf Club. Guests danced to the music of the Compozitionz and enjoyed a buffet of the couple's favorite foods. including Tex Mex.

On the eve of the wedding, the groom's parents hosted a rehearsal dinner in honor of the bride and groom at Marie Gabrielle in downtown Dallas.

After honeymooning in Mexico, the couple is at home in Jackson.
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Publication:Mississippi Magazine
Geographic Code:1U7TX
Date:Jan 1, 2011
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