Porterfield and Dickey exchange vows
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.