Stillwater News Press

January 7, 2012

Julian Hilliard weds Tara Smalley


Stillwater NewsPress

• Hilliard-Smalley

Julian Gareth Hilliard and Tara Rene Smalley, both of Norman, wed at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, 2011, at Coles Garden in Oklahoma City before Suellen Miller.

The bride is the daughter of Dr. Tim and Frances Smalley, Stillwater. The groom is the son of Edmund Hilliard, Norman, and Nancy Welch, Speculator, N.Y.

Bride’s attendants were Tonya Smalley and Kayla Stokes. Groom’s attendants were John Hilliard and Eric Hilliard.

Reception attendants were Karen Hilliard and Zachary Stokes. Other members of the wedding party were Owen Ferrini and Ben Ferrini.

The couple honeymooned in Mexico and will live in Norman.

The bride earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Oklahoma State University and a law degree from the University of Oklahoma. She is pursuing a master’s degree in education from OU and teaches English and speech at Norman North High School.

The groom earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and a master’s degree in zoology from OU. He is pursuing a doctorate in biological anthropology from OU and is a professor at Oklahoma City Community College.