Hickman, Burton unite
Kristina Hickman and Chris Burton, both of Kansas City, Mo., married June 26, 2004, at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas with the Rev. Brian Ross officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Gary and Rayna Hickman, Eudora. The groom is the son of Sherry Burton, Overland Park, and the late Kenneth Burton. The groom is the father of Kennedy Burton.
Grandparents of the couple are Lawrence and Rilla Nixon, Eudora, Ted and Dee Clawson, Kansas City, Mo., and the late Evelyn Hickman.
Matron of honor was Michelle Hayse. Bridesmaids were Tangela Moore and Betsy Hickman, sister of the bride. Kennedy Burton, daughter of the groom, was the junior bridesmaid. Best man was Brendan Kelly. Groomsmen were Scott Fox and Peter Hickman, brother of the bride.
The bride graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor's degree in education and a master's degree from Kansas University. She is a teacher in Kansas City, Kan.
The groom is a service technician for Southwestern Bell.
A reception took place Saturday, July 31, 2004, at Abdallah Shrine Temple in Mission.
The couple live in Kansas City, Mo.