Patricia Latham and Brent Bowers were united in marriage May 25, 2012 at their home in Copperas Cove. Mrs. Bowers is the daughter of Edward Rice and the late Mary Lou Rice of Deer Park, Wash. Mr. Bowers is the son of Dorothy Bowers and the late Perry C. Bowers of Mt. Pleasant.
Mrs. Bowers works as a certified optician at the Wal-Mart Vision Center in Copperas Cove. Mr. Bowers works at Reynolds Customer Products in Temple.
The Rev. Carl Dawson of Copperas Cove officiated, and Roberta Schmidt of Temple, best friend of the bride, served as the maid of honor. Perry P. Bowers of Mt. Pleasant, brother of the groom, served as the best man. Chad Latham of Bedford, son of the bride, gave his mother away.
The couple went on a honeymoon trip to San Antonio and Sea World.