Rachel Dawn Hicks and Jordan Christopher LeVan Garrick will begin their new life together at their wedding on Oct. 12.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jim and Suzie Hicks of Los Chavez. She is a 1996 graduate of Belen High School who earned a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of New Mexico in 2001. She is also a certified equine massage therapist and is employed at Horseyhips Equine Massage and continues to work with horses and children.
Her fiance is the son of Dr. John and Sandy Garrick of Albuquerue. He is a 1993 graduate of Newark Academy in Newark, N.J. He is the owner and operator of JG Horseshoeing.
They will be united in marriage on Oct. 12 at Peralta Memorial United Methodist Church. The couple will honeymoon in Ireland and then make their home in Cedar Crest.
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