Alexander and Hollis
The engagement of Jillian Robin Marie Alexander and Christopher Adam Hollis is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Henri Etta Seay Alexander and Robert W. Alexander Jr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Rebecca Young Yocum of Savannah, Ga., and Richard Hollis of Dalton, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Creative Arts Guild in Dalton. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Carl Seay Jr. of Rossville, Betty Lou Alexander, the late Robert W. Alexander Sr., and the late Sallie A. Phipps. Miss Alexander is a graduate of Boyd-Buchanan School. She received a bachelor’s degree in legal assistant studies from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she was a member of Omega Phi Alpha service sorority. She is a legal assistant at Summers and Wyatt, P.C., and is a member of Brainerd Church of Christ. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Floyd and Charlotte Hollis of Dalton, Frank Young of Cartersville, Ga., and the late Aileen Young. Mr. Hollis is a graduate of Southeast Whitfield County High School. He received an associate’s degree from Chattanooga State Community College and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in international studies at UTC. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy.
Galphin and Siegel
The engagement of Kathryn Beatrice Galphin and Robert William Siegel III is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Claude Mabry Galphin. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Robert William Siegel Jr. of Grand Rapids, Mich. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Dec. 29, at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Paul Dolder Jr. and the late Dr. and Mrs. Samuel Perdrieau Galphin Sr. Miss Galphin is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in management and entrepreneurship from Samford University, where she was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority. She was presented in the 2007 Cotton Ball. She is employed as a sales representative for ConAgra Foods. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Helen Bar Hanson of Grand Haven, Mich., the late Ellwyn Hilton Hanson, Heloise LaJoie Siegel of Grand Rapids and the late Robert William Siegel Sr. Mr. Siegel is a graduate of Forest Hills Northern High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management from Northwood University. He is employed as a client district manager at ADP, and is a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Grand Rapids.
Whitehead and Gomez
The engagement of English Lauren Whitehead and Chuck Gomez is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Lisa and Greg Whitehead of Cleveland, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Yvette and Charles Gomez of Chesapeake, Va. The wedding is planned for Sunday, June 9, 3013, at The Barn at High Point Farms in Flintstone, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Patricia Thomas and Sylvia Whitehead of Cleveland, the late Willard Whitehead, Irene Hawpe of Dover, Del., and the late James Hawpe. Miss Whitehead received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a registered nurse in the emergency room at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Aida Valles of Philadelphia, and the late Miriam and Bernard Gomez. Mr. Gomez is a graduate of UTC and is pursuing a medial degree at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine.