Posted: Jul. 5, 2014 4:42 pm Updated: Aug. 16, 2014 5:15 pm

Flower City Park gazebo in Palmyra, Mo., was the setting for the May 31 wedding of Jessica Brianne Ketchum and Mark Albert Cook of Tulsa, Okla.

The bride was given in marriage by her mother, Diane Arch of Palmyra, during the ceremony conducted by the Rev. Mike Rickman.

The bride was attended by Tracy Ann Schmitz, Kristen Camp, Kelly Arch, Shaylee Walker and Samantha Cook.

Groomsmen were Odie Cook Sr., O.J. Cook and Jack Curtis Sr.

Flower girl was Abigail Cook and ring bearer was Dallas Huff.

A reception was held in Martin Park in Canton, Mo., following the ceremony.

The bride is a graduate of Palmyra High School and recently graduated from Community Care College in Tulsa with a degree in massage therapy.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Canton High School, the Missouri Welding Institute in Nevada and most recently graduated from the Tulsa Welding School, further expanding his welding degree.

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