The couple will be joined as husband and wife on August 17, 2011, during a 6 p.m. wedding ceremony at Riviera Maya, Mexico. They will be honored later during a reception at the Woodmen of the World Lodge in Maurice on September 9, 2011, at 7 p.m.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arvis Benoit of Breaux Bridge and Ted Hariu of Lafayette. She is a 2002 graduate of Lafayette High School, attended UL-Lafayette, and is employed by Lofton Veterinary Hospital.
The prospective groom’s grandparents are Merlin and Della Alleman and Julius and JoAnn Thibodeaux, all of Rayne. He is a 1999 graduate of Rayne High School and is employed by S & L Services, LLC.
Following their wedding, the couple plans to make their home in Rayne.