Mary Anne Robertson and Mitchell Evan Wyly exchanged wedding vows on June 7 at Highland Park Presbyterian Church. The Rev. L. Nelson Bell II officiated their ceremony. Festival Brass of Dallas provided a six piece ensemble to accompany Michael Shake, the organist. Signed, Sealed, Delivered provided reception music and entertainment, including the couple’s first dance, “All I Do is Dream of You.” A reception with dinner and dancing followed at the Dallas Country Club.
The bride is the daughter of Ms. Angela Lane Robertson and the late Mr. Edward Frank Robertson of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Jean Lane and the late Mr. George William Lane, and Mrs. Mary Robertson and the late Mr. Frank Varnon Robertson.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Turner and Mr. and Mrs. Evan Acton Wyly, of Dallas. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Evans Wyly, Mr. William Rex Beattie, the late Ms. Rosemary Acton, and the late Mrs. Justine Boozman Beattie of Dallas.
The bride chose a couture gown by Carolina Herrera with a mermaid silhouette, featuring ivory Alencon lace with a bateau neckline opening into a deep “V” in the back. A cathedral-length, Alencon lace veil framed her face and extended down past her cathedral-length train. The bride carried a bouquet wrapped in a rosary passed from her late paternal grandfather to her late father. She also included her Delta Gamma pin, and a handkerchief carried by several generations of Robertson women. She wore a gold and diamond bracelet belonging to her maternal great-grandmother.
Andra Hood assisted the bride as maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Julie Munguia, Sihana Shala, McCary Gilbert, Lucy Rose Conklin, Alex Robertson, Kinsey Baker, and Ashley Lindsey. Savannah Grace Conklin, the groom’s niece, was the flower girl.
Attending the groom as best man was Elias Sinkus. Groomsmen were Jeff Robertson, Kyle Conklin, Will Gilbert, Robert Casner, Dixon Milner, Ross Anthony, and Cesar Jasso. The ring bearer was McAmis Kyle Conklin, the groom’s nephew.
Mary Anne graduated in May with a Juris Doctorate from the SMU Dedman School of Law. She received a Bachelor of Arts in government, with minors in business and Spanish, from The University of Texas. The bride is a 2007 graduate of Lake Highlands High School.
The groom received his MBA from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas in May. He also earned an economics degree from Princeton University. The groom is a 2005 graduate of the Episcopal School of Dallas.
Following their honeymoon, to a surprise destination planned by the groom, the couple will make their home in University Park.