Ashlyn Hooten, daughter of Philip & Brenda Hooten of Flagstaff, AZ and Michael Thille, son of Chris Thille & Michele Walvick of Phoenix, AZ were unified in marriage on April 7th, 2018. The ceremony was held at the Dream Manor Inn’s private sanctuary in Globe, AZ. Larmie Mowry, is the couple’s friend and officiated the ceremony as the beautiful couple stood together in front of a beautifully decorated arch with friends and family in attendance. During the unity ceremony, Michael & Ashlyn cracked open a geode to celebrate their marriage.

Kristin Hooten of Flagstaff, AZ; is the bride’s sister and was the Maid of Honor. The bridesmaids were sister-in-law Mellissa Ybarra; friends, Alena Thomas of Flagstaff, Melissa Ybarra of Phoenix, AZ; Rebecca Harkness of Flagstaff, AZ and Danielle Taran of Prescott, AZ. The adorable flower girl was the groom’s niece, Olivia Ybarra of Phoenix, AZ.

The groom’s brother in law, Gabe Ybarra of Phoenix, AZ, had the honor of being the best man. The groomsmen were the groom’s friends, Aaron Blair, Mark Buchanan, Nemanja Terzic of Phoenix, AZ; and the groom’s brother in law, Brandon Hooten of Flagstaff, AZ. The ringer bearer was Gavin Ybarra of Phoenix, AZ is the groom’s nephew.

Approximately 80 friends and family awaited the newlyweds with a vivacious welcome followed by an elegant dinner inside the Dream Manor Inn’s Tuscany Banquet room. Entertaining the night’s formalities was Owner, Carl Williams and DJ Gilbert Jacinto from Genuine Events who packed a lively dance floor with music entertainment. The talented John Petty from K&K Photography captured photos. Anita Bolland from Globe, AZ created beautiful and extravagant cake. The bride created the lovely décor. Florals were provided by Country Couture Flowers

The couple work at Freeport McMoran as Mine Engineers. After a honeymoon vacation to Cancun, the newlyweds will be residing in Morenci, AZ.

We would like to congratulate the new Mr. & Mrs. Thille on their new journey. We wish you a life full of prosperity, love and happiness and we are thankful you chose the Dream Manor Inn to host your wedding!