Couples announcements for June 2009

Subscribe

Engagement

Chadwick and Nichols

The engagement of Elizabeth Wright Chadwick and David Stonestreet Nichols Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hudson Barnett Chadwick of Jackson, Miss. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. David Stonestreet Nichols Sr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at the Oxford-University United Methodist Church in Mississippi in Oxford, Miss.. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mrs. Robert Wright McInnes, the late Mr. McInnes and the late Dr. and Mrs. Charles William Chadwick, all of Jackson. Miss Chadwick received a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She is a member of Wells United Methodist Church in Jackson. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. N.R. Nichols III, Mr. and Mrs. Collins Haigler of Birmingham, Ala., the late Caroline Dodd Nichols, the late Barbara McKenzie Nichols and the late Thomas H. Hamm. Mr. Nichols received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He is employed in truck equipment sales for Nichols Fleet Equipment.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Nichols and Norris

The engagement of Ellen Virginia Nichols and Mark Saalfield Norris Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Stonestreet Nichols Sr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Sen. and Mrs. Mark Saalfield Norris Sr. of Collierville, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 20, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. N.R. Nichols III, the late Caroline Dodd Nichols, the late Barbara McKenzie Nichols, Mr. and Mrs. Collins Haigler and the late Thomas H. Hamm of Birmingham, Ala. Miss Nichols is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Charles Patterson Norris, the late Elizabeth Saalfield Norris Whitmore, and Mr. and Mrs. William Curtis Cowan Sr. of Collierville. Mr. Norris is a graduate of Memphis University School. He received a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance from the University of Mississippi, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He is a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church, and is an associate vice president with Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. in Memphis.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Odom and Dickerson

The engagement of Christine Ann Odom and Joseph Keenan Dickerson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Larry and Barbara Kilgore of Sequatchie, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are H.C. and Janet Dickerson of Port Orange, Fla. The wedding is planned for Wednesday, July 1, in Jamaica.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Pearson and Patterson

The engagement of Ashleigh Marion Pearson and Steven Tyler Patterson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of the Rev. Steve and Bobbie Pearson of Natchez, Miss. Parents of the future bridegroom are Steve and Debbie Patterson of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 27, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Natchez . The future bride is the granddaughter of William and Francis Pearson of Mobile, Ala. Miss Pearson is a graduate of Trinity Episcopal Day School. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Southern Mississippi University and a master’s degree in occupational therapy from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is a member of Pine Lake Baptist Church, and is an occupational therapist at Mid South Rehab. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Donald and Lou Ann Buckner of Etowah, Tenn., and H.L. and Wanda Patterson of Athens, Tenn. Mr. Patterson is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in management from Georgia Institute of Technology, where he was a member of Delta Chi Fraternity. He is a member of Pine Lake Baptist Church, and is employed as a sales representative with Ashland Distribution Co.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Red and Barnwell

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Walter Red of Lookout Mountain, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara-Page Red, to Daniel James Barnwell, son of Brenda Brown and the late James Rhett Barnwell Jr. He is the nephew of Dr. and Mrs. Richard Walker Barnwell of Newport News, Va. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 5, at Church of the Good Shepherd, Episcopal, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of H.E. “Pete” Page, the late Frances Morgan Page, Sara Lee Red and the late Walter Allen Sadd Red. Miss Red is a graduate of Baylor School. She received a bachelor’s degree in fine art from the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority. She is enrolled in Chattanooga State Technical Community College’s nursing program. She is a member of the Junior League of Chattanooga. She is employed at Roof Products Inc. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Rhett Barnwell. Mr. Barnwell is a graduate of Hixson High School. He is enrolled in the electrical engineering program at Chattanooga State, and is employed as an electrician at Adman Electric.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Simmons and Hudson

The engagement of Mindi Dale Simmons and Matthew Lee Hudson is announced today. Miss Simmons is the daughter of Tony and Susan Simmons, Teresa Simmons and Randy Duke. The future bridegroom is the son of Deana Broome and Steve and Felicia Hudson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 27, at Laurelwood on Signal Mountain. The future bride is the granddaughter of Canary Greene and the late Lacy Greene of Seagrove, N.C., Ellie Simmons and the late Robert Simmons. Miss Simmons is a graduate of Red Bank High School. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Larry and Floy Pierce, Fletcher Broome, Donald Hudson and the late Faye Hudson. Mr. Hudson is a graduate of Red Bank High School. He received an associate’s degree in electrical engineering technology from Chattanooga State Technical Community College. He is employed by TVA.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Smith and Bradford

The engagement of Chastity Smith and Douglas Bradford is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Beverly Smith and the late Greg Smith. Parents of the future bridegroom are Bill and Rose Bradford. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 13, at First Baptist Church in South Pittsburg. The future bride is the granddaughter of Bill and Virginia Nelson, Katherine Smith and the late Leroy Smith. Miss Smith is a graduate of Marion County High School and Chattanooga State Technical Community College. She is employed as a pharmacy technician at The Drug Store in South Piittsburg. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Jim and Emily Wright, and the late William and Mary Bradford. Mr. Bradford is a graduate of St. Andrew’s - Sewanee School. He is employed by the Marion County Sheriff’s Department and is a staff sergeant in the Army National Guard.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Thompson and Hickman

Ronnie and Diane Thompson announce the engagement of their daughter, Casey Leah Thompson, to Andrew Ray Hickman, son of Ray and Candace Hickman and Jan and Jeff Gadd, all of Dayton, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 13, at The Fairyland Club. Miss Thompson is the granddaughter of Jack and Marilyn Spurling of Ringgold,Ga., Bobbie and Guy Winkleman of Welaka, Fla., and the late Edward and Magnolia Thompson of Dalton, Ga. The future bride is a graduate of East Ridge High School and is employed by Memorial Health Partners. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Margaret Hickman, the late Johnny Ray Hickman, Joyce Burnette and the late Aubrey Burnette, all of Dayton. Mr. Hickman is a graduate of Rhea County High School and is employed by Blue Bird North Georgia.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Truebe and Blackwell

The engagement of Ashley Nicole Truebe and Paul Matthew Blackwell is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Sherry Truebe of Whitwell, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Sonya Hix and James Blackwell of Chickamauga, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11, at The Wedding Chapel of Chattanooga. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Mary Ruth Grayson, the late Charles E. Grayson of Whitwell, Ruth Truebe and the late Carl Truebe. Miss Truebe is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from Dalton State College. She is employed by Wal-Mart. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Carl and Flora Blackwell and the late Liston and Neva Carver of Flintstone, Ga. Mr. Blackwell is a graduate of Ridgeland High School and is a student at Dalton State College.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Watlington and Daugherty

The engagement of Laura Janice Watlington and Charles Andrew Daugherty is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. Joseph and Marsha Watlington of Whitwell, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Bruce and Vicki Daugherty. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 20, at Buntlington Farm in Whitwell. The future bride is the granddaughter of the Rev. Jim and Gloria Orner of Minneola, Fla., the Rev. Elton Watlington, the late Janice Watlington of Memphis, and the late Bill and Agnes Cook Miss Watlington is a graduate of Chattanooga Christian School. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Bryan College and a master’s degree in community counseling from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Woodland Park Baptist Church, and is employed as a high school guidance counselor. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Litton and Audrie Daugherty of Oliver Springs, Tenn., Helen Scealf and the late Charles Scealf. Mr. Daugherty is a graduate of Grace Baptist Academy. He received a bachelor’s degree in secondary education from UTC. He is a teacher at Ivy Academy and a TSSAA basketball and football official. Mr. Daugherty is a member of Woodland Park Baptist Church.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

Few

Allison Grace Beegle became the bride of Jonathan Franklin Few in a ceremony on Saturday, June 6, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. The Rev. Donald A. Fishburne performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph A. Beegle III of Cleveland, Tenn. Parents of the bridegroom are Christa Ann Smith of Mobile, Ala., and William Franklin Few of Houston, Texas. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Emily Walker, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Nicole Champion, Mary Virginia Richardson, Laurie Howard and Christi Phillips were bridesmaids. Benjamin Few, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. Randy Fitzgibbons, Josh Conner, Mark Nicholson and Shelby Walker were groomsmen. A reception was held at the Mountain City Club. The couple took a wedding trip to Jamaica. They will reside in Ooltewah.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

Greer

Rebecca Ellen Davis became the bride of Stephen Hixson Greer in a ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Nashville. The Rev. Carol A. Tate performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mary Ellen Anderson and Mr. and Mrs. H. Benton Davis III of Franklin, Tenn. Parents of the bridegroom are Dr. and Mrs. Michael S. Greer. Mary Joy Davis served her sister as maid of honor. Julianna Leigh Kilgore, Laura Grace Anderson and Susan Elizabeth Anderson were bridesmaids. John McGinness Greer, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. Groomsmen were Patrick Roddy Greer Jr., Thomas Randel Greer, Hamilton Parnell Greer, Michael Stephen Greer and Zachary George Greer. A reception was held at The Loveless Cafe Barn in Nashville. The couple took a wedding trip to Hungary, Austria and the Czech Republic. The couple reside in Memphis.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

Slakie

Everett and Helga Kidder and Helen Crawford announce the marriage of their daughter, Galen Kidder, to Douglas Slakie, son of Paul Slakie and Thomas and Linda Cerbo. The wedding was held Saturday, May 30, at the bride’s father’s home in Chattanooga. The Rev Jeff Briere was the officiant.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

Witcher

Rena Carolyn Newton became the bride of Charles Roberson Witcher in a ceremony on Saturday, March 21, at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Joseph Vincent Novenson performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Philip T. Newton Jr. of Lookout Mountain, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Daniel A. Witcher of Bristol, Tenn. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Ivey Bosshardt Ireland was matron of honor. Ruth Jean Bosshardt was maid of honor. Kristin Marie Dulin, Dorothy Zimmerman Holliday, Audra Lynn Payne and Margaret Katherine Witcher were bridesmaids. Grace Margaret Dulin and Lilly Katherine Dulin were flower girls. Mr. Witcher was best man for his son. Groomsmen were John Knox Witcher, Paul Thomas Bryan, Brett Benjamin St. Peter, Thomas Andrew Petykowski and William Rutledge Witcher. A reception was held at the Fairyland Club. The couple reside in Chattanooga.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

Hogue

Aslynn Marie Johnson became the bride of Jerry Frank Hogue in a ceremony on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008, at Grace Episcopal Church in Yorktown, Va. The Rev. Carleton B. Bakkum performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. Johnson. Parents of the bridegroom are Harriet Saunders of Yorktown and the late Jerry Fillmore Hogue. Kacy Hunt and Nikki Evans served as maids of honor. Sherrill Richardson French, Kathryn Saunders and Caroline Saunders were bridesmaids. Chris Isaacs was best man. Groomsmen were Matt Drossos, Luis Olguin, David Hogue and Robert Saunders Jr. The couple took a wedding trip to Gloucester, Va. They reside in Arlington, Va.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

McInturff

Sarah Amanda Carleen Burgess became the bride of Johnathan McInturff in a ceremony on Saturday, June 6, at Laurelwood on Signal Mountain. The Rev. James Burgess performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Alanda Burgess. Parents of the bridegroom are G.C. and Sue McInturff. Megan Hobby and Linde Bors were honor attendants. Lydia Burgess and Erin Daugherty were bridesmaids. Corbin Nicholson was flower girl. Mr. McInturff served as his son’s best man. Russell Hobby, Jim Allensworth and Timmy Nicholson were groomsmen. Stone Nicholson was ring bearer. A reception was held at Laurelwood. After a wedding trip to St. Lucia, the couple wll reside in Cleveland, Tenn.

June 7, 2009

Wedding

McNutt

Laura Elaine Walker became the bride of Joseph David McNutt in a ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at Christ United Methodist Church. The Rev. Mark Flynn performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Raymond and Lynda Walker and the late Joan and Charlie Smith. Parents of the bridegroom are David and Carolyn McNutt. Stacey Walker, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. The junior bridesmaid was Michelle Fleenor. Mr. McNutt served as his son’s best man. Griff Fleenor was the groomsman. A reception was held at the church. The couple took a wedding trip to New Orleans. They reside in Chattanooga.

June 7, 2009

Engagement

Collins and Hennen

The engagement of Laura Catherine Collins and Jonathan David Hennen is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. David N. Collins. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. James M. Hennen. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 25, at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mildred F. Collins, the late Eugene Collins, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hurst. Miss Collins received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from George Washington University. She is a student at Catholic University Law School. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Melba and Bud Hennen and the late Hilda and Philip Scott-Roy. Mr. Hennen received a bachelor’s degree in communications from George Mason University. He is employed as a media production director and engineer.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Cox and Gutherless

The engagement of Robyn Cox and Curtis Gutherless is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Clara and Douglas Schmidt of Cape Coral, Fla., and the late Roy Cox. Parents of the future bridegroom are Linda and Darryl Ballheim of Lexington, Neb. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 20, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Knoxville, where the future bridegroom is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Clara Brown of Baltimore, Md. Miss Cox received an honors degree in medical billing and coding from National College. She is a member of Red Bank United Methodist Church, and is employed as a private nurse. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Leita Larimore of Phoenix, Ariz. Mr. Gutherless is a graduate of Lexington High School and is a communications technician.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Guin and Lawhorn

The engagement of Sarah Kathryn Guin and Jason Robert Lawhorn is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Tim and Kim Guin. Parents of the future bridegroom are Ben and Patricia Miller and the late Dr. James Lawhorn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 8, at Red Bank Baptist Church, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of Ginny Richeson, the late H. Dean Richeson, Stella and Howard Camp of Kennesaw, Ga., and the late Byron Guin. Miss Guin is a graduate of Red Bank High School, and received a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a category manager at Chattem. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Kathleen and James Cox, Shirley and John Lawhorn, Virginia Miller and the late Ben Miller. Mr. Lawhorn is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in religion from Carson Newman College. He is an IT analyst at TVA.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Hitchcock and Thompson

The engagement of Sarah Nicole Hitchcock and Zechariah Quang Thompson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Sandy Kilgore and John Blevins. Parents of the future bridegroom are Bill and Leanne Thompson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 27, at Joy Baptist Tabernacle, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of Bertie Hitchcock. Miss Hitchcock is a graduate of Hixson High School and Crown College of the Bible. She is a teller at DuPont Community Credit Union. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Johnny and Glenda Thompson, Jim and Judelle Graves, Vieva Hixson, and William and Patricia Galbraith. Mr. Thompson is a graduate of Hixson High School and Crown College of the Bible. He is employed by the Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Leck and Bowen

The engagement of Jennifer Nicole Leck and Christopher Leland Bowen is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Leck of Hockessin, Del. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Bowen. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Atlanta. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Babcock, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Morris W. Leck. Miss Leck is a graduate of Tatnall School. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing, cum laude, from Emory University, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority. She is a nurse, and a member of Christ Church Presbyterian in Atlanta. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. U.G. Bowen, and the late Mr. and Mrs. James C. Price. Mr. Bowen is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in biology, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He received a master’s degree in theology, summa cum laude, from Dallas Theological Seminary. He is a member of First Presbyterian Church, and is campus minister at Kennesaw State University.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Pratt and Gardner

The engagement of Amber Lea Pratt and Robert Maxwell Gardner is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jerry and Denise Hamm, and William Pratt of Douglasville, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Keith and Carol Dupree and James and Maureen Gardner of Decherd, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 19, at Ridgedale Baptist Church, where the future bridegroom is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late William and Vivian Pratt, Paul Shoemaker of Winter Haven, Fla., and the late Frances Shoemaker. Miss Pratt is a graduate of Boyd Buchanan School. She is pursuing a degree in human development at Lee University, and is a member of Central Baptist Church of Hixson. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Charles and Barbara Goodgame. Mr. Gardner is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He is a U.S. Army veteran and served in Iraq. He is a logistics coordinator for the Veteran’s Administration in Birmingham, Ala.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Rardin and Hisey

The engagement of Michelle Brooke Rardin and Matthew Thomas Hisey is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dale and Cherie Rardin. Parents of the future bridegroom are Gerald and Donna Clark and Steve and Imogene Hisey. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 8, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Dan and Maida Rardin, and the late J.D. and Nora Kile. Miss Rardin is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business management at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She attends Ridgedale Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Darrell and Cathy Hisey, and the late Roy and Marie Thomas of Trion, Ga. Mr. Hisey is pursuing a degree in accounting at UTC. He attends Ridgedale Baptist Church, and is employed as an accounting assistant.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Rogers and Spruill

Sharon Myers announces the engagement of her daughter, Beth Rogers, to Ron Spruill, son of Ronald and Edna Spruill. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at Cleveland Country Club. Ms. Rogers is the granddaughter of Sarah Myers Kelso and the late Jack Myers Sr. The future bride attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and is employed as a graphic designer. She is a member of Downtown Vineyard Church. Mr. Spruill is the grandson of Catherine Virginia Razor and the late Arthur Razor of New Castle, Ind. The future bridegroom is a graduate of Chattanooga State Technical Community College and attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed as an assistant manager for Sam’s Club and is a member of Downtown Vineyard Church.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Sanford and Parks

The engagement of Crystal Joy Sanford and Thomas Lundy Parks is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Susan Frost and Mr. and Mrs. Billy Sanford of Chatsworth, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Glenda and Terry Parks. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Ga. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. I.A. Sanford Jr., Wilma Frost and the late Robert Frost, all of Chatsworth, Ga. Ms. Sanford is a graduate of Murray County High School. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Dalton State College. She is a sales representative with Sierra Group. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Gillie Gentry of Gainesboro, Tenn., the late Clifford Gentry, and the late John and Alma Parks. Mr. Parks is a graduate of Central High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a senior financial analyst with Cigna Healthcare.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Thompson and Underwood

The engagement of Sara Elizabeth Thompson and Joshua Michael Underwood is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ronnie and Carolyn Thompson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Michael and Mary Susan Underwood, and the late Belinda Underwood. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 20, at Christ United Methodist Church, where the future bride is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Charles and Wanda Nickens, Jean Thompson and the late Joe Thompson. Miss Thompson is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a master’s degree in counselor education from Jacksonville State University, where she was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority. She is a guidance counselor at Cedartown High School. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Curtis and Bobbie Underwood, Beatrice Milner and the late Henry Magbee, all of Valley, Ala. Mr. Underwood is a graduate of Valley High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in print journalism from Troy University. He is a member of Fairfax First Baptist Church in Valley, and is assistant sports information director at Jacksonville State University.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Turner and Hickman

The engagement of Kayla Michelle Turner and Kenneth Edwin Hickman Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Cindy L. Reed of Bristol,Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Valerie A. Hickman and the late Kenneth E. Hickman Sr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Bonnie Turner of Bristol, Betty Whitlock, of Bluff City, Tenn., and the late Carl and Ruby Widener. Miss Turner received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, cum laude, from Middle Tennessee State University. She is a student at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville College of Pharmacy and a member of Edgefield United Methodist Church in Piney Flats, Tenn. The future bridegroom is the grandson of John and Barbara Ryan of Blairsville, Ga., Sam Crough, Dorothy Hickman and the late Chuck Hickman. Mr. Hickman received a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a member of Bayside Baptist Church, and is a financial service representative at First Tennessee Bank.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Davis-Watson and Stapp

The engagement of Kimberly Davis-Watson and Rollin H. Stapp II is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bob and Janice Davis. The future bridegroom is the son of Rollin Stapp of Chickamauga, Ga., and Darleen Bauer. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11. Ms. Watson is the granddaughter of the late Ruth Gibson and the late Mr. and Mrs. J. Paul Davis. She is an accountant for RGC Restaurants Inc. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Rebecca Welch, the late Rev. Harry Welch, and the late Carl and Mary Stapp. Mr. Stapp is an engineer with Rees Scientific.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Herreth

Lisa Renee Gnaster became the bride of Frank Joseph Herreth in a ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. Michael F. Nolan performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Linda and Michael F. Gnaster. Parents of the bridegroom are Martha and Anton A. Herreth of Missouri City, Texas. Lori Eiselstein, sister of the bride was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Dr. Maria Giannotti, Amanda Gala and Julie Espenscheid. Flower girls were Meagan Eiselstein and Sarah Eiselstein. Andrew Herreth was best man. Groomsmen were Jordan Stephenson, Grant Hutchins and Bryan Metting. Ushers were Michael Eiselstein, Michael P. Gnaster and Shawn Sturhan. Ryan Eiselstein and Easton Odell were ring bearers. After a reception at the Bessie Smith Hall, the couple took a wedding trip to St. Lucia. They reside in Smyrna, Ga.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Jones

Allyson Paige Kilgore became the bride of Cody Eugene Jones in a ceremony on Saturday, March 28, at the Fairyland Club. The Rev. Jimmy Cribb performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of David and Debbie Kilgore. Parents of the bridegroom are Bobby Jones of Cleveland, Ga., and Karen Jones of Ringgold, Ga.. Holly Kilgore, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Jeremy Talley was best man. Ushers were Charlie Neil and Josh Ashburn. A reception was held at the Fairyland Club. The couple took a wedding trip to St. Simon’s Island and Florida. They reside in Atlanta.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Rivers

Meredith Lee Farmer became the bride of Matthew Lewis Rivers in a ceremony on Saturday, March 7, in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The Rev. Clint Scott was the officiant. The bride is the daughter of Belva and Arnold Farmer. Parents of the bridegroom are Lorraine and Moe Rivers. Lee Gaddis Walker and Melissa Dawson were honor attendants. Bridesmaids were Casey Coker, Ashley Estes, Michelle McKenna and Pamela Rivers. Kevin Rivers was best man. Groomsmen were Lee Farmer, Ryan Trammel, Kevin Perry, Joseph Eaves and Mike McKenna. A reception was held at the Chattanooga Golf and Country Club. The couple took a wedding trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico. They reside in Chattanooga.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Stargel

Heather McKoy became the bride of Ryan Stargel in a ceremony on Saturday, May 2, at Calvary Baptist Church. The Rev. Dwight Martin performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Tom and Marian McKoy. Parents of the bridegroom are Larry and Alice Stargel of Louisville, Tenn. Amy McKoy served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Brandi Luptak, Lindsay Mizell, Kyla Reynolds, Heather McNeely, Kaity Benson and Joy Vanbuskirk. Flower girls were Abigail McKoy and Gloriana Deroza. Larry Stargel served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Mark Luptak, Daniel Mizell, Chris Reynolds, Anthony Minutolo, Luther Harmon and Aaron McCarter. A reception was held at the church. The couple took a wedding trip to Florida. They reside in Ooltewah.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Whitehead

Jessica Michael Brock became the bride of Clayton Adam Whitehead in a ceremony on Saturday, May 23, at Graceworks Church. Dr. Dennis Newman performed the ceremony The bride is the daughter of Mike and Michelle Brock. Parents of the bridegroom are William and Theresa Whitehead. Kelly Howard was matron of honor. Bridemaids were Alyssa Whitehead, Rebekah Harvey, Stephanie Baumer, Katy Casurella, Juliana Gobble, Julia Brock and Jillian Brock. The flower girl was Emmalyn Howard. Sam Harper acted as best man. Groomsmen were Joe Ervin, Josh Howard, Josh Layne, Brandon Shephard, and Daniel Wilson. Riley Macon was ring bearer. A reception was held at the church. The couple took a wedding trip to Florida. They reside in Chattanooga.

June 14, 2009

Wedding

Wynne

Lauren Elizabeth Reynolds became the bride of David Ryan Wynne in a ceremony on Saturday, April 18, at Rock Creek Fellowship. The bride’s father performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of the Rev. Dan and Rhonda Reynolds of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are David Wynne of Rossville, Ga., and Marilyn Wynne of Jasper, Tenn. Melissa Reynolds was the honor attendant. Bridesmaids were Chelsea Marlin, Jessica Wharton and Marti Lomax. Mary Lyle Devaney was flower girl. David Wynne served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Jeremy Wynne, Sam Kendall and Josh Bates. Riley Devaney was ring bearer. A reception was held at Rock Creek Fellowship. The couple took a wedding trip to St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. They reside in Chattanooga.

June 14, 2009

Engagement

Breitback and Ragsdale

The engagement of Amanda Rose Breitback and Ryan Michael Ragsdale is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Beverly Breitbach of Brockway, Mont., and Paul Breitbach of Lincoln, Mont. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mike and Babs Ragsdale. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 19, in Glendive, Mont. The future bride is the granddaughter of Fabian and Irene Breitback of Circle, Mont., and Betty Derry of Libby, Mont. Ms. Breitback received bachelor’s degrees in photography and French from Montana State University. She is a photographer and managing editor for the Glendive Ranger Review newspaper. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Bob and Ann Brock and John and Martha Ragsdale. Mr. Ragsdale received a bachelor’s degree in environmental economics from the University of Georgia, and a master’s degree in soil science from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is a soil scientist with the U.S.D.A. in Miles City, Mont.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Cole and Waters

The engagement of Stephanie Lynn Cole and Derral Eddie Waters is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Larry and Rebecca Cole of Dalton, Ga., and O. Lynn Cochran-Cole of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dale and Carolyn Waters. The wedding is planned for Tuesday, July 14, in Destin, Fla. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Cole of Dalton, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Simmons of Summerville, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. John Tucker. Ms. Cole is a graduate of Southeast High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is employed by Trinity Mother Francis Hospital and Apricot Lane in Tyler, Texas. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Homer Simpson and the late Robbie Simpson of Dunlap, Tenn. Mr. Waters is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School, and is employed with H & H X-Ray in Tyler.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Dean and McClain

The engagement of Jaime Page Dean and James Edward McClain is announced today. Ms. Dean is the daughter of Page and Greg Stoe of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Douglas and Linda McClain of Jasper, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 22, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The future bride is the granddaugher of Charles and Betty Blackwell of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., the late Eugene and Elsie Brandon, and the late Lilly Dean. Ms. Dean is a graduate of Ringgold High School, and is a student at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a customer service representative with T-Mobile. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Martin and Louella Parker of Jasper, and the late Ernest and Odell McClain of South Pittsburg, Tenn. Mr. McClain is a graduate of Marion County High School. He attended Tennessee Technological University and UTC. He is employed by Stanley Steamer.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Humphreys and Rice

The engagement of Rachel Alexandra Humphreys and 1st Lt. Thomas Cameron Rice is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of John and Martha Humphreys of Richmond Hill, Ga. The future bridegroom is the son of Mike and Betsy Rice. The wedding is planned for Sunday, July 5, in Savannah, Ga. Miss Humphreys is a graduate of Pembroke Hill School. She attended Scripps College and is pursuing a career as an EMT and firefighter. The future bridegroom is a graduate of McCallie School. He received a bachelor’s degree in business management from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Lt. Rice is an infantry platoon leader in Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment at Fort Stewart, Ga.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Krepper and Cothran

The engagement of Kristi Michelle Krepper and Brad Richard Cothran is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ed Tate of Tampa, Fla. Parents of the future bridegroom are Thomas and Anne Cothran. The wedding is planned for Monday, Aug. 17, in Jamaica. Ms. Krepper is assistant manager at The Reserve at Lakeshore. Mr. Cothran is employed by United Parcel Service.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Nite and Briscoe

The engagement of Evelyn Juliet Nite and Raymond Arthur Briscoe IV is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Nite of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Raymond Arthur Briscoe III and the late Marguerite Briscoe of New York. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 27, at Brainerd United Methodist Church The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Eldridge of Ringgold, and Juliet Nite of Kansas City, Mo. Miss Nite is a graduate of Hinkson Christian Academy. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She is a member of Apostles Anglican Church, and is a case worker for Youth Villages Inc. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Raymond and Phyllis Briscoe II of Florida. Mr. Briscoe is a member of Apostles Anglican Church, and is a certified automotive technician.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Skahan and Thomas

The engagement of Denise Ann Skahan and Ryan Per Thomas is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Kevin and Mary Skahan. Parents of the future bridegroom are Per and Bonnie Thomas of Hendersonville, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 10, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Charles and Virginia Seiter, Gerry Skahan of Windsor, Conn., and the late Paul Skahan. Ms. Skahan received a bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in environmental science from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is pursuing a master’s degree in natural resource economics from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and is a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of William Heim of Bradenton, Fla., the late Bess Heim, and Richard and Inger Thomas of Bighamton, N.Y. Mr. Thomas received a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from UTC. He is a member of St. Timothy Lutheran Church in Hendersonville, and is employed with Business Data Transfer Services.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Smith and McCarty

The engagement of Brittany Ann Smith and Philip Daniel McCarty is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of David and Jackie Smith of Stilesboro, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dan and Debbie McCarty of Rock Spring, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 27, at Taylor Farm in Cartersville, Ga. The future bride is the granddaughter of Sarah Brandon Smith, the late Howell Smith, and the late Jack and Ann Taff, all of Stilesboro. Ms. Smith is a graduate of Cartersville High School. She received an associate’s degree in business administration from Georgia Highlands College, and is pursuing a degree in accounting at Dalton State College. She is a member of Circle L Ministries in Taylorsville, Ga., and is employed by Cest Auto Parts Inc. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Donald and Sarah McCarty of Newnan, Ga., and the late Larry and Ernestine Cooper of Flintstone, Ga. He is the great-grandson of Beulah Townson. Mr. McCarty is a graduate of Ridgeland High School. He is a member of Oakwood Baptist Church in Chickamauga, Ga., and is self-employed with McCarty Farm in Rock Spring.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Windom and Todd

The engagement of Heather Marie Windom and Bradley Glyn Todd is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Brent Windom. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Gary Todd. The wedding is planned for Friday, July 10, at Calvary Baptist Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Otis Bean and Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Windom of Rossville, Ga. Ms. Windom received a degree in mathematics from Bryan College. She is a teacher and a member of Calvary Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wright of Widener, Ark., and Mr. and Mrs. Glyn Todd of Yuma, Tenn. Mr. Todd received a business degree from Chattanooga State Technical Community College. He is a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a sales representative for Cellular Sales.

June 21, 2009

Wedding

Brehm

Sarah Elizabeth Askew became the bride of Stephen Crowder Brehm in a ceremony Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at Amicalola Falls State Park Lodge in Dawsonville, Ga. The bride’s father and the Rev. Mary Ann Akin performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of the Rev. Stephen and Patricia Askew of Knoxville, and John and Celeste Shibata of Cowan, Tenn. Parents of the bridegroom are Rick and Karen Brehm. The bride’s honor attendant was her brother, David Benjamin Askew. Ashley Norman Rathel, Julie Guy Earls, and Kelley Linderman were bridesmaids. Sarah Ward was flower girl. Joshua Brehm served his brother as best man. The bridegroom’s attendants were Sarah Elizabeth Brehm, Kirk Fabish and James Bennett. A reception was held at the lodge.

June 21, 2009

Wedding

Green

Jennifer Nicole Stone became the bride of Jameson Buddy Green in a ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at St. Andrews Country Club in Winston, Ga. The wedding was performed by the Rev. Sandra Prince Adams. The bride is the daughter of Diane Stone and the late H. Richard Stone of Cohutta, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are Debbie and Buddy Green of Douglasville, Ga. April Kirk was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kim Stone, Amanda Bivens and Miranda Green. Junior bridesmaids were Malorie Green and Madison Green. Delaney Stone was flower girl. Jonathan Green served as best man. The groom’s attendants were Buddy Green, Lee Howard, Matt Bass and Chris Peel. Garrett Stone was the junior groomsman. Bronson Stone and Bud Green were ring bearers. A reception was held at St. Andrews Country Club. The couple took a wedding trip to Florida. They reside in Douglasville.

June 21, 2009

Wedding

Hale

Jennifer Kay Hancher became the bride of Aaron David Hale in a ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 10, at Mountain Meadows Church of God. The Rev. Kevin Wallace performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Diana Hancher of Ringgold, Ga. Shelia Hale of Ringgold is the bridegroom’s mother. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Christine Morkert was matron of honor. Kali Clay and Natalie Morkert were bridesmaids. Callie Morkert was flower girl. Clint Underwood served as best man. Jacob Morkert was ring bearer. A reception was held at the church. The couple took a wedding trip to Cozumel, Mexico, and Grand Caymen Island. They reside in LaFayette, Ga.

June 21, 2009

Wedding

Pippin

Olivia Lynn Perry became the bride of Daniel Dewayne Pippin in a ceremony on Saturday, May 30, at Laurelwood on Signal Mountain. Jack Tarpley performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Edward Perry Jr. Parents of the bridegroom are Danny Rogers and Deborah Pippin. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Honor attendants were Nickey Ankar and Megan Russell. Bridesmaids were Jessica Heffern, Micah Berry and Lindsey Knox. Camilla Zavala and Alana Zavala were flower girls. Jeff Oliver served as best man. Groomsmen were Chad Keel, Weston Perry, Masharne Townsend and Matt Andrews. A reception was held at Laurelwood. The couple took a wedding trip to Belize. They reside in Soddy-Daisy.

June 21, 2009

Wedding

Vice

Keri Allison Powell became the bride of Justin Randall Vice in a ceremony on Saturday, May 2, at Butterfly Hollow Bed and Breakfast in Nashville, Tenn. The Rev. David Rasmussen performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs.Todd Torres of Rising Fawn, Ga., and Evan Powell III. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Jim Vice of Wildwood, Ga. The couple reside in Chattanooga. After a wedding trip, the couple reside in Chattanooga.

June 21, 2009

Engagement

Blair and Dobbs

The engagement of Jana Leigh Blair and Jared Lee Dobbs is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Kevin and Sheri Blair. Parents of the future bridegroom are Tony and Lee Dobbs. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Fairyland Club. The future bride is the granddaughter of Richard and Patricia Wall of Leonard, Texas, and Alton and Sara Blair of Lindale, Texas. Miss Blair is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. She is pursuing a degree in nursing from Tennessee Technological University, where she is a member of Kappa Delta Sorority. She is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Jim and Jesse Dobbs. Mr. Dobbs is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School and is pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering from Tennessee Tech. He is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Edwards and Hale

The engagement of Emily Elizabeth Edwards and Howard Dwayne Hale Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Connie R. Edwards and the late Robert A. Edwards. Parents of the future bridegroom are Donna Hale and Dwayne Hale. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 8, in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Bill and Agnes Redden, Phyllis Edwards of Memphis and the late Lidell Edwards. Ms. Edwards is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in communications from UTC. She is employed by the Hamilton County District Attorney’s Office. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Henry and Helen Hale. Mr. Hale is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received certification as an EMT from Chattanooga State Technical Community College. He is co-owner of Fun Time Foods.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Flerl and Lett

The engagement of Amanda Brooke Flerl and Andrew Bradley Lett is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Michael and Sherry Flerl of Lawrenceville, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are David and Jennifer Lett of Duluth, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday July 18, in Norcross, Ga. The future bride is the granddaughter of Robert and Shirley Moody, and the late Wilburn and Linda Flerl. Ms. Flerl received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from Berry College, and a master’s degree in early childhood education from Mercer University. She is a member of Shadowbrook Baptist Church in Suwanee, Ga., and is an elementary schoolteacher. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mavis Fellers and the late Ray Fellers of Johnson City, Tenn., Evelyn Lett and the late Foster Lett of Knoxville. Mr. Lett received a bachelor’s degree in vocal performance from Mercer University. He is a member of Norcross First United Methodist Church, and is a student at Asbury Theological Seminary.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Goble and Blackwood

The engagement of Amy Nicole Goble and Derek Allen Blackwood is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ray and Linda Goble of Cleveland, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Victor and Sandra Blackwood. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11, at First Presbyterian Church of Cleveland. The future bride is the granddaughter of James R. and Mary Sims, the late Austin E. Goble and Naomi Goble, all of Cleveland. Ms. Goble is a graduate of Walker Valley High School and received a bachelor’s degree in middle-grades education from Berry College. She is a teacher at East Lake Elementary School, and a member of Silverdale Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Hugh and Dorothy Reed, Betty Blackwood, Charles R. Blackwood Sr. and Sherri Blackwood, all of Nashville. Mr. Blackwood is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is an engineer with MAP Engineers, and a member of Silverdale Baptist Church.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Hensley and Powell

The engagement of Laurel Elizabeth Hensley and Frank Preston Powell III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dianne and David F. Hensley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Lori and Frank P. Powell. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11, at Laurelwood Farms on Signal Mountain. The future bride is the granddaughter of Jule Davis Duke Sr., the late Johnsie Elliott Duke of Athens, Tenn., Ailene Hensley and the late John Franklin Hensley. Ms. Hensley is a graduate of Baylor School. She received a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Auburn University, where she was a member of Phi Mu Sorority. She was presented at the 2005 Cotton Ball. She is an architect with Franklin Associates Architects, and a member of First-Centenary United Methodist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Harold Dugger Powell Sr., the late Eleanor Willingham Powell of Signal Mountain, Henry A. Clapp Jr. and the late Mary M. Clapp. Mr. Powell is a graduate of McCallie School. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Auburn University, where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. He is an insurance agent with Rowland, Slaten and Stevens, and is a member of First Presbyterian Church.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Kelly and Gamble

The engagement of Sheena Elizabeth Kelly and John Straley Gamble IV is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John P. Kelly. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. John Straley Gamble III of Mt. Juliet, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The future bride is the granddaughter of Robert Medearis, the late Betty Jane Medearis, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelly, and Ovilee Bader. Ms. Kelly is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and is a student at Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is a member of Brainerd Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Betty King, the late James E. King, Martha Gamble and the late John Straley Gamble Jr. Mr. Gamble is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from UTC. He is a member of Brainerd Baptist Church, and is an Aflac representative.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Levy and LeSourd

The engagement of Deana Brice Levy and Jacob Leonard LeSourd is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Malcolm Levy of Montgomery, Ala. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Chester LeSourd. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 15, at South Highland Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Ala. The future bride is the granddaughter of Margaret Dean Pitts, the late William Edwin Pitts of Montgomery, and the late Louis Malcolm and Sarah Culver Levy. Ms. Levy received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Auburn University, where she was a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She received a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is an audit associate with Sellers, Richardson, Holman & West in Birmingham. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Rachel Johnson Scott, the late Harry Vernett Scott, Sandra Simpson LeSourd of Billings, Mont., the late Catherine Marshall LeSourd, and the late Leonard Earle LeSourd. Mr. LeSourd is a graduate of McCallie School. He received a bachelor’s degree in history from Auburn University, where he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. He is brokerage manager for Conwell and Associates in Birmingham.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

McKenzie and Smith

The engagement of Kimberly Dawn McKenzie and James H. Smith is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Janet Massey and William A. Jackson, both of Rossville, Ga. Johnie Smith of Chickamauaga, Ga., is the mother of the future bridegroom. The wedding is planned for Friday, July 3, at Chattanooga First Church of the Nazarene, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mary McKenzie and the late James A. McKenzie Jr. Ms. McKenzie is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. She attended Northwest Technical College and is employed by Hutcheson Medical Center. The future bridegroom is the grandson of late Bertha and Frank Stoker. Mr. Smith is a graduate of Gordon Lee High School. He studied computer programming at West State College, and is employed by Devon Corp.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Morgan and Craven

The engagement of Angela Christine Morgan and Dr. Stephen Douglas Craven is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Lynne and George Morgan. Parents of the future bridegroom are Pam and Doug Craven. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 11, at Stuart Heights Baptist Church, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Elma and Lee Crowe, and Margaret and George Albert Morgan. Ms. Morgan received bachelor’s degrees in history and French, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a freelance writer. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Dorothy Vick, the late Robert Vick, and Beatrice and Charles Craven, all of Cookeville, Tenn. Dr. Craven received a bachelor’s degree from UTC, a master’s degree from Georgia Institute of Technology, and a Ph.D in engineering from Virginia Tech, all summa cum laude. He is an assistant professor of engineering at UTC.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Moses and Hood

The engagement of Whitney Skye Moses and Christopher Drew Hood is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Moses of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Kathy Hood and Mr. and Mrs. Randy Hood, all of Ringgold. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at First Baptist Church of Ringgold. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Stephens of Ringgold, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rogers and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Moses of Madisonville, Tenn. Miss Moses is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from Dalton State College. She is a member of GraceWorks Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Bradford of Ringgold, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hood. Mr. Hood is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He is a firefighter with the Catoosa County Fire Department, and a member of GraceWorks Church.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Robertson and Mays

The engagement of Heather Michelle Robertson and Brian Keith Mays II is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Alan and Kelli Robertson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Brian and Vicki Mays. The wedding is planned for Sunday, July 5, at First Baptist Church, where the future bridegroom is a member. Ms. Robertson attended Chattanooga State Technical Community College and Alternative Visions Hair Academy. She is a cosmetologist, and a member of Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Denny and Pat Hooper, Mildred Mays and the late Robert Mays. Mr. Mays attended Chattanooga State, and currently serves in the U.S. Air Force, signals intelligence/communications division.

June 28, 2009

Engagement

Tipps and Kemp

Dr. and Mrs. Steven P. Tipps announce the engagement of their daughter, Katelyn Michelle Tipps, to Matthew Tyson Kemp, son of Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Kemp. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 18, at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lyons and Mr. and Mrs. A.H. Tipps. Ms. Tipps received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Samford University, where she was a member of Phi Mu Sorority. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. M.C. Becton, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Porch of Rutherford, Tenn., and Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Kemp of Rutherford. Mr. Kemp received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Samford University, where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity.

June 28, 2009

Wedding

Fitzgerald

Tricia Fleming became the bride of Ralph Fitzgerald in a ceremony on Saturday, May 16, at Moyer Farm on Mowbray Mountain. The Rev. Shane Bailey performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Nell Bowen and the late Bill Bowen of Rossville, Ga., and Truman Sharp of Fort Payne, Ala. Parents of the bridegroom are the late Ralph and Katie Fitzgerald of Jacksonville, Fla. Christina Eleton served as her mother’s matron of honor. Flower girl was the bride’s granddaughter, Chanler Eleton. John Fitzgerald served his brother as best man. A reception was held at Moyer Farm. The couple took a wedding trip to Jacksonville and are residing in Rossville.

June 28, 2009

Wedding

Pourciau

Dr. Crystal Yvonne Brooks became the bride of Kyle Anthony Pourciau in a ceremony on Saturday, May 23, at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. George E. Schmidt Jr. and the Rev. Harold K. Lester were the officiants. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Willie Mae Hubbard and Dr. Thomas Brooks III. Parents of the bridegroom are Lester and Vanessa Pourciau of Baton Rouge, La. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Melanie Elizabeth Brooks was maid of honor. Kendra Brown, Tiffany Charles, Courtney Gordon, Michelle Holloway, Courtney Jackson, Stephanie Marshalt Thompson and Hillary Williams were bridesmaids. Chloe Flowers was flower girl. Justin B. Pourciau acted as best man. Groomsmen were Leonard Bell, Geno Brown, James Daugherty, Gavin Morris, Damien Narcisse, Collis Temple and Eric Tyson. Reuben Justice III was ring bearer. A reception was held at the Chattanooga Golf and Country Club. The couple took a wedding trip to Puerto Rico. They reside in Detroit.

June 28, 2009

Wedding

Smithson

Cassidy Autumn Stephens became the bride of Andrew Lee Smithson in a ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at Flintstone Baptist Church. The Rev. William Smithson performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Michael and Kimberly Stephens of Chickamauga, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are William and Marla Smithson. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Summer Brown served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Angela Stephens, Kaitlin Gitgood, Katherine Chambers, Rachel Jenkins, Rachel Brooks, Sara Runfolo and Paula Kerr. Chloe Dockery and Marina Mosgrove were flower girls. Kevin Smithson served as best man. Groomsmen were Josh Kerr, Michael Runfolo, Reece Cofer, Tom Kowalski, Daniel Palmer, Justin Stephens and David Brown. Connor Stephens and Sawyer Brown were ring bearers. Austin Miller was also a member of the bridal party. The reception was held at the Chattanooga Convention Center. The couple took a wedding trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica. They reside in Chattanooga.

June 28, 2009

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »

advertisement
advertisement

Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.