SFC Jimmie Porterfield (US Army Ret.) and Sherrill (Sherri) Dickey were

married Thursday, Dec. 16, in a private ceremony, officiated by their

pastor E. Dale lee, at Cowboy Church of Orange County.

The bride wore a vintage Boho chic floor length ecru sheer open gown

over a tea length winter white silk slip-dress adorned with seed

pearls, satin rosettes and embroidered flowers, with an under-slip of

antique lace. She wore her paternal grandmother’s diamond cameo, and in

her hair she wore a wreath of sweetheart roses. Her “something blue”

was a tanzanite and diamond dinner ring, a gift from the groom.

The groom. a bronze star recipient, wore his Class A dress uniform and

carried the pocket watch that belonged to the brides maternal

grandfather. The groom’s heirloom wedding band belonged to his late

father, O.N. Porterfield of Atlanta, Texas.

The bride is the daughter of Lonnie and Norma Dickey of Baytown, and

the granddaughter of the late Juanita Dickey of Orangefield. The Groom

is the son of Jean Long of Shreveport. La.

The couple will make their home in Orangefield.