Adriana Blair Cohen and Matthew “Matt” Wiley Lindsey were united in marriage Dec. 19, 2009, at Highland Park Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Ronald Wesley Scates officiated at the double ring ceremony. A reception followed at the Stoneleigh Hotel.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jay Cohen of Corpus Christi, Texas. She is the granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Brown Furst II of East Hampton, N.Y., and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Cohen of Corpus Christi.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Vaughn Lindsey of Dallas. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Eural Clint Wiley of Decatur, Texas, and Mrs. Elbridge Gary Lindsey of Magnolia, Ark., and the late Mr. Lindsey.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an elegant custom gown of the finest satin faced silk chiffon that was hand tufted “Angel Hair” by the New York designer Reem Acra. A cage veil completed the contemporary look of a timeless creation. The bride’s jewelry included family heirlooms and a diamond necklace worn as a hairpiece, which was loaned by her cousin. Blair carried a handkerchief used by many generations of brides in her family. She held a bouquet of enchanting antique green, purple-tipped hydrangeas.
Meagan Roberts Land, of Corpus Christi, served as maid of honor. Sisters of the groom Audrey Elizabeth Lindsey, Ellen Claire Lindsey, and Mary Catherine Lindsey joined Elizabeth Ball Jones and Lacy Hix Green as bridesmaids. They wore individually styled navy Amsala gowns and carried baby’s breath bouquets.
House party members included Katie Cook Romano of Washington, D.C.; Lauren Lipscomb Inman and Beverley Lorraine Holland of Dallas; Haley Pletcher Bennett of Corpus Christi; and Sarah Armstrong Jones of Hebbronville, Texas.
Bradley William Roberts of Dallas served as best man. Groomsmen included Grant Tyler Brodeur, John Trey Jones, and Bradford Clay Petty of Dallas; Tyler Babson Anderson of Steamboat Springs, Colo.; and William Scott Pyle of Tulsa, Okla.
Ushers were Patrick Maury McCown and Colton Wayne Sanders of Austin; George Frederick Baker and William Alexander Inman of Dallas; and cousins of the bride Cullen Francis Goodman of Corpus Christi and Harvey Charles Weil Jr. of San Antonio.
The bride is a graduate of W.B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi. She attended SMU and will graduate from the University of Arkansas.
The groom is a graduate of Highland Park High School and the University of Texas at Dallas. He is a third-year student at the University of Arkansas School of Law.
The couple traveled to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, for their honeymoon.