Couples announcements for June 2011

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Engagement

Colley and Dillard

The engagement of Jennifer Melissa Colley and Adam William Dillard is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Patricia Colley of Dallas, and the late Jack Colley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Ronald B. Tawater. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 3, at Hyatt Lost Pines Spa and Resort in Bastrop, Texas. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alton Colley and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Atkins. Miss Colley received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Texas, and a master’s degree in journalism from Stanford University. She is a member of Highland Park Baptist Church in Austin, Texas, and is employed as director of content publishng at Stratfor Inc. in Austin. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Barbara J. Reichman, the late William H. Reichman, Edith F. Tawater of Raleigh, N.C., and the late Harold Tawater. Mr. Dillard is a graduate of L’Academie de Cuisine. He is a member of Highland Park Baptist Church in Austin, and is employed as a personal chef.

June 19, 2011

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Hope and Meredith

The engagement of Lori Renee Hope and Bryn Taylor Meredith is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Roma Stone and the late Daryl Hope. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dr. and Mrs. Gary Meredith. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 30, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, where the future bridegroom is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Tommy Smith, the late Faye Smith and the late Mr. and Mrs. Marion Hope. Miss Hope is a graduate of Valley Head High School. She received an associate’s degree in paralegal studies from Chattanooga State Community College. She is a member of Freedom Worship Center and is employed in the outpatient laboratory at Memorial Hospital. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pressley, Bernard Meredith of St. Louis, and the late Wilma Thomas. Mr. Meredith is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Rhodes College . He is a student at Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, and is an ensign in the United States Naval Reserves.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Rockwell and Curtis

The engagement of Katherine Anne “Katie” Rockwell and Joshua David Curtis is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Norman C. Rockwell. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dr. and Mrs. William Teppenpaw Jr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 23, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dr. Robert L. Evans of Marysville, Kan. Miss Rockwell is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, and is employed as a media planner by The Johnson Group. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Bishop Privett and Mrs. Clayton Privett. Mr. Curtis is a graduate of Hixson High School. He is pursuing a degree in civil engineering at Chattanooga State Community College. He is a member of Whitwell Church of God, and is employed in the appliance division at ARS E-Commerce.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Brooks and Overbeek

The engagement of Elizabeth Connor Brooks and Peter J. Overbeek is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jay William Brooks of Rising Fawn, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Overbeek of Holland, Mich. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 2, at First Presbyterian Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. William W. Brooks of Birmingham, Ala., and Mrs. James E. Ballard. Miss Brooks received a bachelor’s degree in sociology and social work from Hope College, where she was a member of Sigma Sigma Sorority. She is a member of Calvary Chapel, and is executive director at Rosewood Assisted Living in Fort Oglethorpe. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Alvin Overbeek of Hamilton, Mich., and Mrs. Marvin Johnson of Zeeland, Mich. Mr. Overbeek received a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management from Northwood University. He is employed as a Taco Bell manager with Tacala.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Hawkins-Foy and Davis

The engagement of Crystal Ann Hawkins-Foy and Carlos Alvalrez Davis is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Carolyn Hawkins-Burke. Parents of the future bridegroom are Calvin Davis and the late Mary Davis. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 23, at Mountain Oaks Wedding Chapel. Ms. Foy received a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Phoenix. She is a member of New Covenant Fellowship Church and is employed by Mountain Management Services. Mr. Davis received a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from Tennessee State University. He is a member of Lake Providence in Nashville, and is employed by Pepsi Beverages Co.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Hutchins and Worley

The engagement of Emily Marie Hutchins and Richard Tyler Worley is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jimmy and Kelley Hutchins. Parents of the future bridegroom are Rick and Melia Worley. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 27, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Judy Blasdell and Jim and Ray Hutchins of Dandridge, Tenn. Miss Hutchins attended Carson Newman College and received a bachelor’s degree in middle grades education, magna cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church and is a teacher at Hixson Middle School. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mary Katherine Worley, the late Jack R. Worley Sr., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Colquette. Mr. Worley received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from UTC. He is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church and is a system’s civil engineer with TVA.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Sholtz and Stephenson

The engagement of Stephanie Diane Conn Sholtz and Dewey “Chip” Leroy Stephenson III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dianne Conn of Ringgold, Ga., and Bill and Luda Conn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Karen and Jimmy Dean and Dewey “Skip” Leroy Stephenson II. The wedding is planned for Thursday, June 30. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Agnes Edwards of Ringgold, the late James Edwards and the late Lois Arp. Miss Sholtz is a graduate of Harvest High School. She is a paralegal student at Stratford Career Institute, and is employed as a receptionist. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Betty Suits of Ringgold. Mr. Stephenson is a graduate of East Ridge High School.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Torchenot and Ratliff

The engagement of Christina Olivia Torchenot and Andre Maurice Ratliff is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Yolette Cherestal of Columbia, Md. The bridegroom is the son of Carole Ratliff. The wedding is planned for Sunday, July 3, at St. John’s Baptist Church in Columbia. Miss Torchenot is a member of Living Waters Worship Center in Odenten, Md., and is serving in the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Ratliff is a member of Living Waters Worship Center and is contractor for Booz Allen.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Carroll and McCoy

The engagement of Bethany Carroll and Kyle McCoy is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David S. Carroll of Cordova, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are the Rev. and Mrs. Ken McCoy of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 25, at Collierville United Methodist Church in Collierville, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Edna Downing of Randolph, Tenn., the late John F. Downing Sr., the late Dr. and Mrs. David S. Carroll Sr., and the late Mary Katherine Carroll. Miss Carroll is a graduate of Evangelical Christian School. She received a bachelor’s degree in English from Samford University, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She is employed by Silverdale Baptist Academy. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Evelyn Williams, the late Ross E. Williams, Mae McCoy and the late A.L. McCoy, all of Baton Rouge, La. Mr. McCoy is a graduate of Chattanooga Christian School. He received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Samford University, and is pursuing a master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed by Volkswagen Group of America.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Hecker and Caldwell

The engagement of Abigail Jean Hecker and Stokely Gray Caldwell III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Robert and Ann Hecker. Parents of the future bridegroom are Stokely and Julie Caldwell of Charlotte, N.C. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 2, at Second Presbyterian Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jeanne Hecker of Huntingdon Valley, Pa. Miss Hecker is a graduate of Baylor School. She received bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and dance from the University of Alabama, where she was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority. She is employed as an actuary. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Carol Dalhouse and Rosemary Caldwell, both of Roanoke, Va. Mr. Caldwell is a graduate of McCallie School. He received bachelor’s degrees in journalism and political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is team media coordinator for the Denver Broncos.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Christian and Groves

The engagement of Elizabeth Marshall Christian and Hunter McDonald Groves is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Frances Christian of Madison, Miss., and the late Rev. Dr. David Christian. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Harry Groves. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 11, in All Saints’ Chapel on the campus of the University of the South at Sewanee. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles David Christian of Meridian, Miss., and Mr. and Mrs. John Harsh of Mountain Brook, Ala. Miss Christian received a bachelor’s degree in religion from the University of the South, and a master’s degree in theological studies from Harvard Divinity School. She is employed by the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Evers of Nashville, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Groves. Mr. Groves is a graduate of McCallie School. He received a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the University of the South, and a master’s degree in information technology from Harvard University. He is employed as a systems analyst by Hospital Corporation of America.

June 5, 2011

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Davenport and Smith

The engagement of Abbey Elaine Davenport and Mark Daniel Smith is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Darrell and Charlotte Davenport. Parents of the future bridegroom are Martin and Sherry Smith. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 8, at Stuart Heights Baptist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Colleen Davis. Miss Davenport is pursuing a degree in early childhood education at Chattanooga State Community College. She is a pre-school teacher. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Nancy Leever of Fort Oglethorpe, Bill and Pat Allen of Ringgold, Ga., June Frost and Carolyn Smith. Mr. Smith is working on a bachelor’s degree in web design at Tennessee Technological University, where he is a member of Phi Kappa Phi Fraternity. He is employed as a programmer/analyst.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

DeMichelis and Maretich

The engagement of Laura Anne Rose DeMichelis and David Ethan Maretich is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bernard and Ramona DeMichelis of Aurora, Colo. Parents of the future bridegroom are John and Sheila Maretich of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 27, at The Peachtree Club in Atlanta. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gwendolyn Fogelman of Aurora and Alice DeMichelis of Globe-Miami, Ariz. Miss DeMichelis received a bachelor’s degree in public policy from Georgia Institute of Technology, and a doctor of jurisprudence from Howard University of School of Law. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ruth Graham of Ringgold, and Jeanette Maretich of Marietta, Ga. Mr. Maretich received a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He is senior engineer at Eaton Corporation.The engagement of Laura Anne Rose DeMichelis and David Ethan Maretich is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bernard and Ramona DeMichelis of Aurora, Colo. Parents of the future bridegroom are John and Sheila Maretich of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 27, at The Peachtree Club in Atlanta. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gwendolyn Fogelman of Aurora and Alice DeMichelis of Globe-Miami, Ariz. Miss DeMichelis received a bachelor’s degree in public policy from Georgia Institute of Technology, and a doctor of jurisprudence from Howard University of School of Law. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ruth Graham of Ringgold, and Jeanette Maretich of Marietta, Ga. Mr. Maretich received a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He is senior engineer at Eaton Corporation.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Jones and Denver

The engagement of Jennifer Toika Jones and Jon K. Denver is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of J.T. and Clarice Jones of Cleveland, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Kevin and Jane Denver. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at Mount Olive Church of God. Miss Jones is a graduate of Hamilton Heights Christian Academy. She received an associate’s degree in early childhood education from Cleveland State Community College, and a bachelor’s degree in organizational management from Covenant College. She is employed by Blue Sky M.D. Mr. Denver is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He received an associate’s degree in culinary arts from Johnson and Wales University. He is employed by Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Krueger and Dance

The engagement of Rebekah Krueger and Danny Dance is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Brian and Kristin Krueger of Bainbridge Island, Wash. Parents of the future bridegroom are Allen and Pam Dance. The wedding is planned for Sunday, Sept. 18, at Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, Calif. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Donna Grede of Cedarburg, Wisc., and Marilyn Fitzpatrick of Sun City, Ariz.. Miss Krueger received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Pennsylvania State University. She is a member of United Church of God, and is employed as a financial analyst. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Richard and Marge Kelley and Phil and Beverly Dance of Knoxville. Mr. Dance received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a member of United Church of God, and is a certified accountant.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Noles and Campbell

The engagement of Lacey Ann Noles and Bradley Lane Campbell is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Darlene Noles of Fort Oglethorpe. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jimmy and Sherrie Coombs of Rocky Face, Ga., and Jeff Campbell of Summerville, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 25. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Pat Brock of Rossville. Miss Noles is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Lee University. She is employed as a tumor bank research assistant at the Medical College of Georgia. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Georgia Campbell, the late Randall Campbell, Clara Hughes and the late Darrell Hughes, all of Rock Spring, Ga. Mr. Campbell graduated from Gordon Lee High School and attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed as a senior admissions representative at Miller-Motte Technical College in Augusta, Ga.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Pepping and Wade

The engagement of Brianne Nicole Pepping and Michael Gerald Wade Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mark and Chanda Pepping and Linda Pepping. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mike and Debby Wade. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 11, on Clearwater Beach in Florida. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Delores Goodnight of Richton, Miss., the late Donald and Verna “Jo” Pepping, and the late Gene and Joanne Eldridge. Miss Pepping is a graduate of Central High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and obtained a cosmetology license from the State of Tennessee. She is employed as a financial representative. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Carroll Tuck, the late Judson Wade, and the late Hugh and Betty Elkins. Mr. Wade graduated from Central High School and attended UTC. He is employed in finance.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Roberts and Swanson

The engagement of Amber Thompson Roberts and Bryce Matthew Swanson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jim and Laurie Roberts of Avon, Conn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Gary and Trudy Swanson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 15, in Avon. Miss Roberts received a master’s degree in nursing from Columbia University. She is a pediatric nurse at Mount Sinai Hospital. Mr. Swanson, received an undergraduate degree in landscape architecture from Iowa State University. He is a member of New Hope Presbyterian Church, and is senior vice president golf course designer for Rees Jones, Inc.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Tench and Goldfarb-Shepherd

The engagement of Alyssa Kathleen Tench and Justin Thomas Goldfarb-Shepherd is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Neal and Regina Tench of Fort Oglethorpe. Parents of the future bridegroom are Kathleen Shepherd of Gainesville, Ga., and Edward Goldfarb of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 18, at the Swan Estate in Helotes, Texas. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Agnes Eaton of LaFayette, Ga., the late Moses J. Eaton, the late Edward N. Tench Sr. and the late Eva Tench. Miss Tench is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. She received an associate’s degree in business administration from Kennesaw State University. She is a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in San Antonio, Texas, and is employed as a life insurance representative by United Services Automobile Association. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Leonard Thomas Shepherd. Mr. Shepherd received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Kennesaw State University. He is a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, and is college admissions manager at Hallmark College of Aeronautics in San Antonio.

June 5, 2011

Wedding

Freeman and Griffin

Sandra Freeman became the bride of Adam Griffin in a ceremony on Saturday, May 7, at Dallas Bay Baptist Church Northgate campus. The Rev. David McNabb performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Freeman. Parents of the bridegroom are Diane Griffin and Dennis Griffin. Shay Freeman was maid of honor. Mitzi Freeman and Cristi Roberts were bridesmaids. Faith Griffin was the flower girl. Eric Shadden served as best man. Groomsmen were Scott Freeman and Cody Sunderland. Braxton Laney was ringbearer. A reception was held at the church. The couple took a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn. They reside in this city.

June 5, 2011

Engagement

Daniel and Ezell

The engagement of Sarah Emily Daniel and Jeffrey Coleman Ezell is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Phillip Daniel. Parents of the future bridegroom are William Edgar Ezell III of Mobile, Ala., and Lucianne Wilt of Nashville. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 10, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Easton Daniel and the late Dr. and Mrs. Arthur Roy Moss. Miss Daniel is a graduate of Baylor School. She received a bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture from the University of Georgia, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She attends Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, and is a landscape architect associate at PageDuke Landscape Architects in Nashville. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mrs. James Coleman Lyne of Russellville, Ky., the late McDonald Forcum, the late Martha Bean Chance, and the late William Edgar Ezell Jr. Mr. Ezell is a graduate of Woodberry Forest School. He received a bachelor’s degree in geology from the University of Georgia, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. He is a member of St. George’s Episcopal Church, and is employed as an education specialist for the Metro Beautification and Environment Commission in Nashville.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Nunley and Egeland

The engagement of Lauren Patricia Nunley and Robert Charles Egeland Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jane and Randy Nunley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Nancy and Robert Egeland. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 13, at Mountain Oaks Wedding Chapel. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lana and John Holt of Pelham, Tenn., and Jane and Wayne Smart of Coalmont, Tenn. Miss Nunley graduated from Soddy-Daisy High School, and attended the Academy of Allied Heath and Science. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Peggy Loveless. Mr. Egeland is a graduate of Hixson High School. He is employed by Hunt Nissan.

June 12, 2011

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Ryan and Thompson

The engagement of Jennifer Michaela Ryan and Cody Lee Thompson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Anthony Christopher Ryan and Elena Antoni Ryan of Eva, Ala. Parents of the future bridegroom are Charles Raymond Royal and Vickie Henry Royal of Henagar, Ala., and the late Kenneth Dewayne Thompson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 25, at Val Monte Lakeside Resort and Marina in Guntersville, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bobby Ryan of Hanceville, Ala., and the late Shirley Jane Ryan. Miss Ryan is a member of New Life Ministries. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Kenneth and Wanda Thompson, Alonza and Mary Royal, all of Henagar, and Bill and Vivian Henry. Mr. Thompson is a graduate of Ider High School. He is a member of New Life Ministries and is a mail carrier for Valley Head, Ala., postal service.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Shropshire and Fischer

The engagement of Kelli Nicole Shropshire and Barrett Andrew Fischer is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Karla Shropshire and the late Robert Arden Shropshire. Parents of the future bridegroom are Barry Fischer and Jeanie Rodgers. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Verbanick, the late Mrs. H.K. Everett, and John A. Shropshire. Miss Shropshire is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in human ecology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and a master’s degree in instructional leadership from Tennessee Technological University. She is employed as a teacher at Brookwood Elementary School in Dalton, Ga., and is a member of Alpha Delta Kappa Teacher’s Sorority. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ima Jean Reynolds, the late Mars U. Reynolds, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Vince Fischer. Mr. Fischer is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in turf grass management from Lake City College. He is co-owner of Fischer Irrigation and Lighting Inc.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Simmons and Hollister

The engagement of Chauncey Alexandria Simmons and Tyler Scott Hollister is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Simmons. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Hollister. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at Stuart Heights Baptist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William D. Chauncey, and Mr. and Mrs. Steve L. Simmons Jr. Miss Simmons is pursuing a nursing degree at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Dillard of Dayton, Tenn., and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hollister. Mr. Hollister is pursuing an accounting degree at UTC.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Sloan and Miller

The engagement of Kathrine Elizabeth Sloan and Michael Dean Miller II is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis N. Sloan of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Michael Dean Miller of Cohutta, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 25, at Ringgold United Methodist Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. T. Burton Gaston of Fort Oglethorpe, and Mr. and Mrs. Henry G. Sloan of Varnell, Ga. Miss Sloan is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received an associate’s degree from Young Harris College, and a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Georgia. She received a master’s degree in education, magna cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a teacher at North Whitfield Middle School in Dalton, Ga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Lt. Col. and Mrs. A.C. Miller III of Warner Robbins, Ga., Betty Dowdy of Jackson, Ga., and the late Earnest H. Dowdy. Mr. Miller is a graduate of Northwest High School. He received a degree in telecommunications engineering from Southern Polytechnic University. He is a member of Rockbridge Community Church, and is employed as a broadcast engineer at CNN in Atlanta.

June 12, 2011

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Smartt and Joshua

The engagement of Susan Kennedy Smartt and Philip Joshua Cook is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Read Smartt Jr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Philip Richard Cook of Franklin, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Sunday, July 3, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Pierson of Athens, Ga., the late Mary Kathryn Smartt McQuiddy, and the late Samuel Read Smartt. Miss Smartt is a graduate of Chattanooga Christian School. She received a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Taylor University and received certification in professional midwifery from the National College of Midwifery. She is a member of East Ridge Presbyterian Church and is a midwife and doula. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hill of Morehead City, N.C., the late Peggy Hill, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Irving Cook. Mr. Cook received a bachelor’s degree in turfgrass science and a master’s degree in agronomy from Pennsylvania State University. He is a member of East Ridge Presbyterian Church, and is assistant superintendent at the Honors Course.

June 12, 2011

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Thompson and Welch

The engagement of Holly Lauren Thompson and Christian Daniel Welch is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Wayne Thompson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. William Welch. The wedding is planned for Friday, July 22, at Cabana Blue in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louie Thompson, Warren Windham, and Shirley Tucker of Ringgold, Ga. Miss Thompson is a member of Temple Baptist Church. She is pursuing a degree in elementary education at Chattanooga State Community College. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Dugan of Fort Oglethorpe. Mr. Welch is pursuing a degree in secondary education at Chattanooga State Community College.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

White and Putnam

The engagement of Kimberly Sue White and Donald Lee Putnam Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of David White and Melody Worley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Diana Putnam of Hillsboro, Ill., and the late Don Putnam Sr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 6, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Sarah Hamlin and the late David White Sr. Miss White received a bachelor’s degree and is pursuing a master’s degree in secondary education at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Mr. Putnam is a graduate of Hillsboro High School. He is employed as an electrical lineman with TVA.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Witherow and Fletcher

The engagement of Melissa Witherow and Daniel Fletcher is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Tommy and Wendy Crump, and Pam Crowell. Parents of the future bridegroom are James and Sandra Fletcher. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 22, at Signal Mountain Baptist Church. Ms. Witherow is a Hamilton County 9-1-1 dispatcher. Mr. Fletcher is a Signal Mountain police lieutenant.

June 12, 2011

Wedding

Kaye and Wiggins

Deborah Kaye Hughes became the bride of James Jake Wiggins on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at their home in Hixson. The Rev. Tommy Davis performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Doyle Paschal of Dunlap, Tenn. The bridegroom is the son of the late Raymond and Frances Wiggins. After a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn., the couple resides in Sale Creek.

June 12, 2011

Wedding

McGrath and Williams

Heather Nicole McGrath became the bride of Brian Leslie Williams in a ceremony on Saturday, April 9, at the Catoosa County Colonnade. Judge Chris Griffith performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Tim and Sherry Dover. Parents of the bridegroom are Donnie Williams of Chickamauga, Ga., and Lisa Williams. Shannon Dover was maid of honor. Tiffany McGill was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Jessica Anderson, Chelsea Anderson, Stephanie Mainord, Esther Kelly and Katie Tucker. Hana Kendrick, Kaylee Haggard, Macey Williams and Jordynn Lawter were flower girls. John Wilson and Brandon Butler were best men. Groomsmen were A.J. Dover, Matthew Dover, Tyler Anderson, Matthew Romans and Cole Williams. Blake Burnette, Kaden Williams, Jayden Anderson and Landon Williams were ringbearers. A reception was held at the Colonnade. The couple resides in Chickamauga.

June 12, 2011

Engagement

Petrowski and Townsell

The engagement of Kelsey Diane Petrowski and Adam Randall Townsell is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of David and Suzanne Coniglio of Kennesaw, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Randy and Sharon Townsell of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 23, in Frost Chapel on the campus of Berry College in Rome, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the Rev. Frank and Jeanette Coniglio and the late Nelson and Mary Perry. Miss Petrowski is a graduate of Roswell High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education, cum laude, from Berry College. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Rebecca T. Townsell of Ringgold, the late James F. Townsell, Elaine P. Pruett of Chickamauga, Ga., and the late Richard E. Pruett. Mr. Townsell is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in economics, cum laude, from Berry College. He is employed as a family and medical leave specialist at Unum.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Smith and Kennedy

The engagement of Kathryn Suzanne “Katie” Smith and Austin Ray Kennedy is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Scott and Ginger Smith. The future bridegroom is the son of Pat Kennedy of Murfreesboro, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at Lindsay Street Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Glenna Smith. Miss Smith received a master’s degree in school counseling from Middle Tennessee State University. She is a member of White Oak Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of William and Hetty Lundy of Colona, Ill., and Barbara Kennedy of Murfreesboro. Mr. Kennedy is a residential electrician.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Torchenot and Ratliff

June 19, 2011

Wedding

Stagmaier and Fuge

Erin Lindley Stagmaier became the bride of Jeffrey Charles Fuge Jr. in a ceremony on Saturday, April 2, at Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Palm Beach, Fla. Dr. Richard Effinger,and Monsignor John J. Enzler performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Vicki and Kurt Stagmaier. Parents of the bridegroom are Susan and Thomas Faries of Potomac, Md. Lauren Shadrick, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Susan Allen Fuge was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Antonia Henderson, Jennifer Tew, Megan Hixon, Lily Crawford, Kate Wahl, Emily Debuys and Caroline Gardner. Anna Brantley Fuge was the flower girl. John Thomas Fuge served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Thomas Faries, Bret Thompson, Clark Appleby, Robert Bennett, Grant Gilbert, Scott Lee, Ryan O’Dwyer and Eric Ragland. Clark Shadrick was ringbearer. A reception was held at the Everglades Club in Palm Beach. After a wedding trip to Anguilla and St. Barths, the couple resides in Bethesda, Md.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Wigginton and Hendrickson

Brittaney Marie Wigginton became the bride of Thomas Jefferson Hendrickson III in a ceremony on Saturday, June 4, at Pearl Harbor Church of Christ in Honolulu, Hawaii. Steve Byrnes performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Brenda and Rob Wigginton of Garrett, Ind. Parents of the bridegroom are Kim and Tom Hendrickson. The couple are serving in the U.S. Air Force and are stationed at Hickam Air Force Base. They will reside in Hawaii.

June 19, 2011

Wedding

Baker and Hogan

Carrie Marie “Cricket” Baker became the bride of Troy Edward Hogan in a ceremony on Saturday, May 21, at the Chattanooga Convention Center. The Rev. John Gann performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of the Rev. Roger and Brenda Baker of Stilwell, Okla. Parents of the bridegroom are Buster and Carolyn Hogan. Darla Miller was maid of honor. Ruth Holloway was the bridesmaid. Junior bridesmaids were McKenzie Crawley and Melody Crawley. Emma Miller was the flower girl. Mr. Hogan served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Trace Hogan and Patrick Winkler. A reception was held at the Convention Center. The couple took a wedding trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C. They reside in this city.

June 19, 2011

Wedding

Carey and Storino

Kathryn Denise Carey became the bride of Frankie Daniel Storino in a ceremony on Monday, May 30, in Fort Oglethorpe. The Rev. Bruce Howland performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Bradley of Indianapolis, Ind. The bridegroom is the son of Connie Murphy. A reception was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Darrin Carey in East Ridge.

June 19, 2011

Engagement

Burn and Matthews

The engagement of Brittany Cathleen Burn and Kevin Grady Matthews is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Kevin Burn and Pennie Elkins of Oak Ridg. Parents of the future bridegroom are Steven Matthews and Paula Jenkins of Lewisburg, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 30, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, where the future bride is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Hal and Rita Goans, Paul and Gabrielle Burn, all of Oak Ridge, and Ted and Ann O’Dell of Morehead City, N.C. Miss Burn is a graduate of Knoxville Catholic High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in human resources and general management from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She is employed as an implementation manager. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Edna Jenkins of Stockbridge, Ga., and Gene and Ruth Matthews of Dallas, Ga. Mr. Matthews is a graduate of Marshall County High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in economics and history from UTC, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He is employed as a client service representative.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Crumley and Croft

The engagement of Heather Elizabeth Crumley and Brandon Thomas Croft is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Thomas and Karen Crumley of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Brian and Debbie Croft of Ringgold. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 30, at New Heights Baptist Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Edward and Wilma Crumley, Willard Huskins of Nashville, and the late Shirley Huskins. Miss Crumley is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She is pursuing a nursing degree at Dalton State College. The future bridegroom is the grandson of James Richard Lanier of LaFayette, Ga., the late Virginia “Judy” Lanier, Gloria Croft Parker of Cohutta, Ga., and the late Leon Croft. Mr. Croft is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He attended Northwestern Technical College, and is employed by Whitener Paving Co.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Myers and Morgan

The engagement of Katherine Elizabeth Myers and Jonathan David Morgan is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. Mickey and Beth Myers. Parents of the future bridegroom are Joseph and Brenda Viola of Henagar, Ala., and David Morgan of San Antonio, Texas. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 23, at Grace Episcopal Church, where the bride-elect is a member. Miss Myers received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in early childhood education from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where she was a member of Phi Mu Sorority, and an educational specialist degree from Lincoln Memorial University. She is a member of the Junior League, the DAR Chickamauga chapter, and is a kindergarten teacher at Woodstation Elementary School. Mr. Morgan received a bachelor’s degree in sociology, and a master’s degree in education from UTC. He is a member of the Catholic church and is a licensed professional counselor.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Nolan and Jones

The engagement of Christina Leigh Nolan and Andrew Darrel Jones is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Andrew Nolan. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Darrel Jones. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 30, at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Mason Painter, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Patrick Nolan. Miss Nolan is a graduate of Baylor School. She received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Georgia, where she was a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She is the events coordinator for the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. C.A. Parks and Mr. and Mrs. Billie A. Jones of Crestwood, Ky. Mr. Jones is a graduate of Baylor School and Auburn University. He is employed by R.D. Jones Construction, and is a member of First-Centenary United Methodist Church.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Romine and Kennedy

The engagement of Katie Layne Romine and Robert Daniel Kennedy is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Romine of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Connie C. Kennedy and the late David Kennedy. The wedding is planned for Sunday, July 10, at the State Botanical Garden in Athens, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Herrington of Leesburg, Ga., Phyllis Romine of Atwood, Ill., and the late Horace Romine. Miss Romine received a bachelor’s degree in dance from the University of Georgia. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Sophie Coward and Alma Kennedy of Kinston, N.C. Mr. Kennedy received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Smith and Gregory

The engagement of Candice Elizabeth Smith and John Ellis Gregory III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Gary and Desiree Smith. Parents of the future bridegroom are Joey and Melanie Gregory. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at Christ United Methodist Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bonnie Alvey, the late Charles Alvey, and the late Buck and Elizabeth Smith Miss Smith is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Ooltewah United Methodist Church, and is a teacher in the Hamilton County school system. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ginger Gregory of Statesboro, Ga., the late John Ellis Gregory Jr., Ernest and Martha Leonard, and Jim and Brenda Massey of Nashville. Mr. Gregory is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in sports management from Tusculum College. He is employed in quality assurance by Volkswagen of Chattanooga, and is a member of Silverdale Baptist Church.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Smith and Gregory

The engagement of Candice Elizabeth Smith and John Ellis Gregory III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Gary and Desiree Smith. Parents of the future bridegroom are Joey and Melanie Gregory. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 9, at Christ United Methodist Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bonnie Alvey, the late Charles Alvey, and the late Buck and Elizabeth Smith Miss Smith is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Ooltewah United Methodist Church, and is a teacher in the Hamilton County school system. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ginger Gregory of Statesboro, Ga., the late John Ellis Gregory Jr., Ernest and Martha Leonard, and Jim and Brenda Massey of Nashville. Mr. Gregory is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in sports management from Tusculum College. He is employed in quality assurance by Volkswagen of Chattanooga, and is a member of Silverdale Baptist Church.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Steed and Mooney

The engagement of Shelly Lauren Steed and Eric Paul Mooney is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Steed of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Hollis R. Mooney Sr. of Ringgold. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 16, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Merritt of Ringgold, and the late John and Buna Steed. Miss Steed graduated from Ringgold High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Mercer University, and is a registered nurse at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Guy Doming of Lacombe, La., Avery M. Mooney Sr., of Covington, La., and the late Eileen J. Mooney. Mr. Mooney is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He received a degree in business administration from the University of West Georgia. He is a unit manager with Waffle House in Douglasville, Ga.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Thornhill and Lane

The engagement of Pamela Renee’ Thornhill and Larry James Lane is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of the late Brenda Dent Sanders and the late Richard Sanders. A private ceremony will be held Monday, July 4. Miss Thornhill is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. Mr. Lane is a graduate of Brainerd High School.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Whitaker and Kinney

The engagement of Meredith McKay Whitaker and Drew Reid Kinney is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ross and Melissa Whitaker. Parents of the future bridegroom are Paula and Dean Jones of Decatur, Ga., and Andrew Kinney of Bogart, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 16, at Hunter Museum of American Art. Miss Whitaker is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in graphic design from Auburn University, where she was a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She is a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church, and is employed as a graphic designer by Perkins-Will in Atlanta. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Zelda Frye Reid of Stone Mountain, Ga., and Raymond Kinney of Scottsdale, Ariz. Mr. Kinney is a graduate of St. Pius X Catholic High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in architecture, summa cum laude, from Georgia Institute of Technology, and a certificate in city and regional planning. He is employed as a project architect by Jones Pierce Architects in Atlanta.

June 26, 2011

Engagement

Bloomfield and Grubb

Stephanie D. Bloomfield became the bride of James W. Grubb in a ceremony on Saturday, May 28, at Chestnut Hill Estate in Delano, Tenn. Dr. James C. Hutchings performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Ronald and Frances Johnson of Birchwood, Tenn. Parents of the bridegroom are Phillip and Carol Grubb of Georgetown, Tenn. Ann Carroll was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Charlene Wells and Brooke Bloomfield. Kayla Bloomfield was the flower girl. Mr. Grubb served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Michael Grubb and Brian Johnson. Aiden Grubb was ringbearer. A reception was held at Chestnut Hill Estate. The couple took a wedding trip to Tahiti, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. The reside in Birchwood.

June 26, 2011

Wedding

Wilson and Loga

Amanda Michelle Wilson became the bride of Christopher Ryan Loga in a ceremony on Sunday, May 29, at Apison Seventh-day Adventist Church. The Rev. Kevin Kibble performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Barbara O’Leary of Apopka, Fla., and Tim Wilson of Hughes Springs, Texas. Parents of the bridegroom are Mike and Janene Loga. Brittany Nelund was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Ashlee Pacamalan, Richa Stevens and Melissa Loga. Caydence Loga was the flower girl. Barry Gadd served as best man. Groomsmen were Peter O’Leary, Casey Walter and Eric Trevino. Tyler Banks was ringbearer. A reception was held at Collegedale City Hall. The couple took a wedding trip to Las Vegas. They reside in Knoxville.

June 26, 2011

Wedding

Abbott and Burgin

Jenza Noelle Abbott became the bride of Matthew Davis Burgin in a ceremony on Friday, May 20, at Tennessee RiverPlace. Dr. Robert Haskins performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Jeff Abbott and Robin Patten. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Mark Burgin. Kate Darras was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were April Martin, Ruthie Beardsley, Erin Dietsch, Jessica Campbell and Mary Beth Burgin. Piper Burgin was the flower girl. Mr. Burgin served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Justin Rector, Jeremiah Starners, Chip Austin, James Burns and Greg Davis. Asher Skyles was ringbearer. A reception was held at Tennessee RiverPlace. After a wedding trip to Isla, Mexico, the couple resides in this city.

June 26, 2011

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