Nikki Caitlynn Michelle Jeffrey and Matthew Adrian Smith were married at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011 in Las Vegas.
The bride is the daughter of Karen Jeffrey of Colville, Wash., and the late Jacen Jeffrey of Wellington, Texas. She wore a soft white, strapless, organza a-line gown and carried a bouquet of painted blue and purple roses with pictures of the bride's late father, her mother's wedding ring from her father, and a bracelet from the groom's mother attached to the base. Megan Benton of Wellington, Texas was the maid of honor. Bridesmen were Nick Odom of Amarillo, Texas and Naythen Hansen of Kenai.
The groom is the son of Leda and Kevin Davis of Salt Lake City, and Russell Smith of Kenai. He wore black pants and a dress shirt with a horizon blue vest and tie. The groom had a custom made hat with the date of the wedding embroidered on the back.
Chad Sproul of Soldotna was the best man. Groomsmen were Dallas Strebel and Talon Davis, both of Salt Lake City. The bride's nephew, Jaden Jeffrey, was the ring-bearer.
The bride's brother, Staff Sgt. Zachary Jeffrey of Oklahoma City, Okla., walked the bride down the isle in place of their late father.
The couple will honeymoon with a tropical cruise in 2012 with their families. They make their home in Soldotna.