Harabis-Clarke Allison Alane Harabis, of
Allison Alane Harabis, of Dallas, formerly of Victoria and Jay Clarke, of Dallas, formerly of Fort Worth, were married at 7:30 p.m. on February 11, 2012 at Christ the King Catholic Church in Dallas. Rev. Msgr. Donald F. Zimmerman officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Ronald and Katherine Harabis, of Plano, formerly of Victoria. She is the granddaughter of the late James and Frances Hermes, of Sweet Home, and Rosalie and the late Leo Harabis, of Yoakum.
The groom is the son of Cathy and Paul Wood, of Fort Worth, and the late John Patrick Clarke III. He is the grandson of Buel Edward "Bud" Abrahamsen and the late Elizabeth Erwin Abrahamsen, of Minneapolis, MN, the late Mr. and Mrs. John Patrick Clarke Jr., of Baton Rouge, LA.
Erin Harabis-Schneider, sister of the bride, of Richardson, attended as matron of honor. Lauren Alise Harabis, sister of the bride, of Plano, attended as maid of honor. Beth Clarke, sister of the groom, of Plano, attended as bridesmaid. Kailey Williams, of Murphy, attended as flower girl.
Justin McMillian, of Fort Worth, served as best man. Groomsmen were Jesse Schneider, of Richardson, and Carlin Volkmer, of Dallas. Ushers were Jack and Ryan McMillan, of Fort Worth.
House party members were Bryn Volkmer, of Dallas, and Ashley Crowell, of Murphy.
A reception was held following the ceremony at Park City Club in Dallas. The couple honeymooned on the Island of Curacao, and are making their home in Richardson.
The bride received her Bachelors of Business Administration Degree from the University of North Texas and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas. She is currently employed by McAfee as the America's Channel Program Manager for the McAfee Security Alliance.
The groom received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington. He is currently employed by Aventas as an Account Executive.