Lusan De’Laine Clark of Harker Heights and Derek Dion Ladd of Tampa, Fla., were united in marriage on Sept. 8, 2012, at Cathedral Oaks Events Center in Belton. Pastor Roscoe Harrison of the Eighth Street Baptist Church in Temple officiated the ceremony.
The bride wore a chiffon halter dress with a beaded bodice and a chapel length pencil edge veil. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Lucky Clark. The ceremony included a reading of a poem by E.E. Cummings.