Couples announcements for September 2012

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Engagement

Coughlin and Wells

The engagement of Katherine Brielle Coughlin and Thomas Julian Wells is announced today. The bride-elect is the daughter of John Coughlin III of Ipswich, Mass., and Laurie Rockett of Waynesboro, Va. Parents of the future bridegroom are Robert and Paula Wells. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 8, at the home of the future bridegroom’s parents in Ooltewah. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Susan Reaser of Goose Creek, S.C., Spencer Rockett of Pullman, Wash., and Jack and Kathy Coughlin of Ipswich. Miss Coughlin received a bachelor’s degree in public relations from Lee University. She is employed as a wedding coordinator. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Betty Purser of Dayton, Tenn., the late N.Q. Purser and the late Virgil and Mary Wells. Mr. Wells received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed by U.S. Xpress.

September 1, 2012

Engagement

Gann and Vaughn

The engagement of Sarah Gann and Lt. j.g. Michael Vaughn Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Benjamin Gann and Anita Cagle. Parents of the future bridegroom are Michael Vaughn Sr. and Sharon Vaughn of Columbia, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 29, at Red Bank Church of Christ, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Robert and Edna Matthews and the late Robert and Katherine Gann. Miss Gann received a degree in nursing from Middle Tennessee State University, where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. She is a registered nurse. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Douglas and Gloria Vaughn, Lois Westmoreland and the late Edward Westmoreland, all of Columbia. Mr. Vaughn received a degree in computer and electrical engineering from Virginia Military Institute. He is a Lt. j.g. helicopter pilot in the U.S. Navy.

September 1, 2012

Wedding

Moye and Coffey

Megan Elizabeth Alsobrook Moye became the bride of Michael David Coffey in a ceremony on Saturday, July 21, at Covenant Presbyterian Church. The Rev. J. Render Caines performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Alice Lynn Alsobrook and Philip Stephen Moye. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. William Starling Coffey. Bailey Elizabeth Hixon was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Jason Daniel Coffey, Mrs. Rudolph Stevens Hausler III, Mary Alice Holley, Amanda Paige Ivey and Mrs. Gregory Perkins. Sarah Elizabeth Perkins and Alexandria Justine Satterfield were flower girls. Jason Daniel Coffey served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Evan Robert Bissonett, Thomas Paul Blackburn, Rudolph Stevens Hausler III, John Derrick Nash and Adam Wilson Semtner. Gordon Patrick Strunk was ring bearer. A reception was held at the Mountain City Club. After a wedding trip to Destin, Fla., the couple resides in this city.

September 1, 2012

Wedding

Cole and Godbold

Jessica Lynn Cole became the bride of William Christopher Godbold in a ceremony on Saturday, June 9, at The Stables at Russell Crossroads in Lake Martin, Ala. Dr. William E. Dudley performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Karen Cofer Cole and Laurence Cole of Atlanta. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. William E. Godbold III. Jennifer Cole and Amanda Cole, sisters of the bride, were maids of honor. Bridesmaids were Laura Harris, Carey King and Rachel Ravenelle. Elizabeth Whatley was the flower girl. Andrew Godbold served his brother as best man. Nick King, John Hyink, Patrick Moulton and Matt Ralph were groomsmen. Cooper King was ring bearer. A reception was held at The Stables. After a wedding trip to the British Virgin Islands, the couple resides in Auburn, Ala.

September 1, 2012

Wedding

Burgin and Slasor

Mary Elizabeth Burgin became the bride of Thomas Vincent Slasor in a ceremony on Saturday, June 2, at Tyner United Methodist Church. The Rev. Scott Davis and the Rev. Charlie Harrison performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mark and Margie Burgin. Parents of the bridegroom are Randy and Kelly Rayburn. Jena Burgin was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Julie Chase, Jessica Campbell, Bradi Gowen, Erin Dietsch, Allison Dillard-Wade and Chelsie Sorgenfry. Marley Slasor was the flower girl. Trent Rhodes served as best man. Groomsmen were Spencer Slasor, Tanner Slasor, Daniel Shifflett, Matthew Burgin, Dirk Cain and Josh Ewing. Cale Nausley was ring bearer. A reception was held at Lindsay Street Hall. After a wedding trip to Asheville, N.C., the couple resides in this city

September 1, 2012

Engagement

Dann and Ogden

The engagement of Lt. Mary Katherine Dann and Capt. Wesley Robert Ogden is announced today. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lawrence Dann. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mary Corrigan Ogden and William Wesley Ogden Jr., both of Houston, Texas. The wedding is planned for Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Church of the Good Shepherd on Lookout Mountain, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Jean Hunt Graeber of Charlotte, N.C., the late Eugene Blake Graeber Jr., and the late Mr. and Mrs. William A. Dann. Lt. Dann is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in ocean engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy. She is a Navy SH-60B helicopter pilot, stationed in Atsugi, Japan. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Jane Carswell Corrigan of Bethesda, Md., the late Ambassador Robert Foster Corrigan, and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Wesley Odgen Sr. Capt. Ogden is a graduate of Memorial High School in Houston. He received a bachelor’s degree in information technology from the U.S. Naval Academy. He is a Marine KC-130 pilot, stationed at Cherry Point, N.C., and a member of St. Francis Episcopal Church in Houston.

September 8, 2012

Engagement

Tallant and Vines

The engagement of Alicia Leigh Tallant and Timothy Michael Vines is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Gary and Paula Tallant. Parents of the future bridegroom are Hugh and Sandi Vines. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 29, at First Lutheran Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Paul and Betty Garner and the late Ralph and Beatrice Tallant. Miss Tallant is a graduate of Boyd-Buchanan School. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology, magna cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is employed by North American Credit Services. The future bridegroom is the grandson of William Paul Johnson, the late Willi Mae Johnson and the late Ira Lee and Geneva Vines. Mr. Vines graduated from Hixson High School and attended Chattanooga State Community College. He is employed by North American Credit Services, and is a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

September 8, 2012

Engagement

Williams and Wood

The engagement of Mandy Lea Williams and Chad Wood is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Randal and Hollie Williams. Parents of the future bridegroom are Robert and Terri Wood of Rock Spring, Ga., and Cookie and Kenny Branum. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Gordon-Lee Mansion in Chickamauga, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of David Goode of New Hampshire, Judy Thompson and Lorraine Williams. Miss Williams received an associate’s degree in diagnostic medical sonography from Chattanooga State Community College. She is employed as a sonographer by Hutcheson Medical Center. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Charles E. and Virginia Wood and Charley and Deloris Jenkins. Mr. Wood is an electrician.

September 8, 2012

Wedding

Moye and Coffey

Megan Elizabeth Alsobrook Moye became the bride of Michael David Coffey in a ceremony on Saturday, July 21, at Covenant Presbyterian Church. The Rev. J. Render Caines performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Alice Lynn Alsobrook and Philip Stephen Moye. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. William Starling Coffey. Bailey Elizabeth Hixon was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Jason Daniel Coffey, Mrs. Rudolph Stevens Hausler III, Mary Alice Holley, Amanda Paige Ivey, Mrs. Gregory Perkins, Sarah Elizabeth Perkins and Alexandria Justine Satterfield. Jason Daniel Coffey served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Evan Robert Bissonette, Thomas Paul Blackburn, Rudolph Stevens Hausler III, John Derrick Nash, Adam Wilson Semtner and Gordon Patrick Strunk. A reception was held at the Mountain City Club. After a wedding trip to Destin, Fla., the couple resides in this city.

September 8, 2012

Wedding

Davies and Maley

Laura Frances Davies became the bride of Jonathan Evans Maley in a ceremony on Thursday, May 31, at Calistoga Ranch in Calistoga, Calif. The Rev. Kimberly Thompson performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Griffith Davies III. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Maley of Douglas, Ga. Mary Margaret Davies, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Mr. Maley served his son as best man. A reception was held at the ranch. After a wedding trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the couple resides in this city.

September 8, 2012

Engagement

Hudson and Norris

The engagement of Rebecca Louise Hudson and Matthew Alastair Hemmings Norris is announced today.The future bride is the daughter of Richard and Linda Hudson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Nigel Norris of Norwich, United Kingdom and Wanda Hemminigs of Graveley, United Kingdom. The wedding is planned for Sunday, Oct. 21, at Tennessee RiverPlace. Miss Hudson is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Trinity University and a master’s degree in health advocacy from Sarah Lawrence College. She is employed as a patient representative by Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Wanda Hemmings of Graveley, Walter Hemmings of Pittsburgh, Pa., Sybil Norris of Norwich and the late Frederick Norris. Mr. Norris received a degree in history from the University of York. He is employed as manager of an international tax practice in New York City.

September 15, 2012

Engagement

Underwood and Stewart

The engagement of Janlyn Ruth Underwood and Mark Austin Stewart is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jerry L. Underwood of Tunnel Hill, Ga., and Linda Spencer Cotter. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Ray D. Stewart of Apison, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 29, at Bluff View Art District. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Edward and Ruth Cawood and the late Leo and Emily Underwood. Miss Underwood received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and a master’s degree in counseling from Argosy University. She is employed as a counselor by Glenview School in Culver City, Calif., and is a member of Journey of Faith Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Willodean B. Berdal of Fort Payne, Ala., the late Walter Berdal and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Swann. Mr. Stewart attended UTC and Art Institute of Los Angeles. He is employed as a videographer/editor by Element and is a member of Journey of Faith Church.

September 15, 2012

Engagement

Roulhac and Hedges

The engagement of Mary Allyn Roulhac and Stephen McLain Hedges is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Erwin Roulhac III of Greenville, Miss. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. John Lars Ely of Shaw, Miss., and James Robinson Hedges III. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 20, at Monteagle Sunday School Assembly in Monteagle, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Jackson Toler of Inverness, Miss., the late Mrs. Billington Roulhac and Dr. George Erwin Roulhac Jr. of St. Louis. Miss Roulhac is a graduate of Washington School. She received a bachelor’s degree in family and consumer sciences from the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She was presented in the 2003 Delta Debutante Ball. She is tourism manager at the Oxford Convention and Visitors Bureau. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mrs. Charles Ellet Moore Jr., the late Mertland McLain Hedges, the late Mrs. Cooper Brooks and Carl Douglas Brooks. Mr. Hedges is a graduate of McCallie School. He attended the University of the South at Sewanee, and received a bachelor’s degree in animal science from Auburn University. He is employed by Sunovion Pharmaceuticals.

September 22, 2012

Engagement

Sebastian and Lane

The engagement of Lyndsi Kristin Sebastian and David Michael Lane Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jeff and Debbie Sebastian of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Joan Burroughs of Ringgold, Ga., and Michael and Lucy Lane. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 13, at Beach Palace Resort in Cancun, Mexico. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dennis and Christine Helton of Greenville, S.C., and Pat Sebastian. Miss Sebastian is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Dalton State College and a master’s degree in business administration from Bryan College. She is employed as marketing manager by the Chattanooga Times Free Press. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Gordon and June Fleming and Jack and Betty Lane. Mr. Lane is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. He received an associate’s degree in political science from Dalton State College and a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is self-employed.

September 22, 2012

Engagement

Weitz and Pipes

The engagement of Rebekah Weitz and Ryan Alan Pipes is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Sharon and Bobby Emerling of Ringgold, Ga., and David and Renee Weitz. Parents of the future bridegroom are Alan and Beth Pipes of Murphy, N.C., and Kathy and Mark Skomp. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 6, at Lindsay Street Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Fred and Louise Williams of Flintstone, Ga., and John and Loretta Weitz of Carrollton, Ga. Miss Weitz is a graduate of Ridgeland High School. She received an associate’s degree in nursing from Dalton State College and a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of West Georgia. She is a registered nurse at Memorial Hospital. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Roy and Betty Pipes of Murphy and Mary Thompson. Mr. Pipes is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He received bachelor’s degrees in history and education from the University of Georgia. He is a social studies teacher at Ridgeland High School.

September 22, 2012

Engagement

Burgess and Henderson

The engagement of Shelley Maria Burgess and Samuel James Henderson Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Eddie and Debbie Burgess of Flintstone, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Sam and Eugenia Henderson of Macon, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Oct. 6, at Mountain Cove Farms in Chickamauga, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ninna Hudson of Flintstone and Buddy and Nell Burgess. Miss Burgess graduated from Chattanooga Christian School and received a nursing degree from Chattanooga State Community College. She is an oncology nurse at Parkridge Medical Center. She attends First-Centenary United Methodist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Frank and Annie Jones of Macon and Sam and Alice Henderson of Petal, Miss. Mr. Henderson graduated from Stratford Academy and received a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Georgia. He is a pharmacist at Parkridge Medical Center. He attends First-Centenary United Methodist Church.

September 29, 2012

Wedding

Hagedorn and Apyan

Leah Anne Hagedorn became the bride of Paul Sarkis Apyan in a ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 22, at Basilica of St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. James Vick performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Susan Hagedorn of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are Dr. Paul and Laura Apyan. He is the grandson of Fred and Emily Hardwick of Dandridge, Tenn. Polly Agee was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Ashley Pumpkin, Sara Watson and Jessica Schachleiter. Nora Dib was the flower girl. Alexander Apyan was best man. Groomsmen were Josh Lawson, Jake McClure and Derek Rende. Rami Dib was ring bearer. A reception was held at Lindsay Street Hall. After a wedding trip to St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, the couple resides in Cleveland, Tenn. The bride is a graduate of graduated of Baylor School, where she played on the girls’ four-time state - champion golf team. She attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and received a business management degree with honors from Carson-Newman College, where she was captain of the women’s golf team. She is employed as a manufacturing buyer for global procurement for Merck Consumer Care. The bridegroom is a graduate of Hixson High School, where he played on the 2004 Tennessee TSSAA A/AA state-champion golf team and was honored as individual state golf champion. He received a degree in business administration and personal financial planning from the University of Southern Mississippi, where he played on the men’s golf team and was a two-time Cleveland Golf Scholar All-American. He is a touring professional golfer.

September 29, 2012

Wedding

Gaines and Davis

Amanda Kyle Gaines became the bride of Dr. Patrick Thomas Davis in a ceremony on Saturday, June 23, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Nashville. Doctor Carson Lefter Saylor Jr. performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Robert Gaines Jr. of Brentwood, Tenn. Parents of the bridegroom are Dr. and Mrs. James Phillip Davis Jr. Weslie Jarvis Dunn and Christy Chassereau Bryan served as the bride’s honor attendants. Tracy Bogard, Sarah Borst, Morgan Lambert, Lauren Shibley and Lisa Swafford Vanderwall were bridesmaids. Leighton Heilein, Sutton Heilein and Mckylie Johnson were flower girls. The bridegroom’s father and his brother, Christopher Davis, served as best men. Groomsmen were David Bryan, Josh Chambless, Seth Cooper, Graham Foster and Andrew Gaines. James R. Fitzpatrick, Bradley Cooper, Sean LeNoue and Travis Pagliara were ushers. A reception was held at The War Memorial in Nashville. The couple plan a wedding trip to Hawaii in November. They reside in Winston-Salem, N.C.

September 29, 2012

Wedding

Evans and Wilson

Laura O’Brien Evans became the bride of Thomas Verner Wilson Jr. in a ceremony on Saturday, June 30, at Woodmont Christian Church in Nashville. The Rev. Max Mayo performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Terry Allen Evans of Dalton, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Verner Wilson of Athens, Ga. Laura Lynn Boring was maid of honor. Noelle Suggs Eskew was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Megan Dickerson, Lillian Long Douglas, Rachel Horn Osteen, Kelley Ford Kaigler, Sara Gunn Pennington, Sara-Kate Arnall Roberts, Haley Anne Strode, Cynthea Marie Wilson and Stephanie Michelle Wilson. Mr. Wilson served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Satchele Thomas Burns, Steven Matthew Cavinder, Drew Brantley Denman, Terry Allen Evans Jr., William Jason Florence, Jacob Daniel Griffin, Matthew Edward Gruetter, Charles Andrew Smith, Eric William Staton and Joshua Kyle Vanderhooft. Ushers were Evan Gable Crosby, Robert Defriese Evans and Navondre Jamal Henderson. A reception was held at War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville. After a wedding trip to the Dominican Republic, the couple resides in Nashville.

September 29, 2012

Wedding

Finklea and Young

Rebecca Britton Finklea became the bride of Blake Wallace Young in a ceremony on Saturday, April 28, at St. Luke’s Chapel in Charleston, S.C. The Rev. Daniel Inabinet performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of J.D. Finklea of Florence, S.C., and the late Rebecca Huggins Finklea. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Paul Wayne Young. Brooke Finklea Lucas was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kristin Kelly Bland, Jacqueline Lynch Volz, Jessica Blaire Grant, Kathryn Justine McLeod, Courtney Doane Drzyzga, Leah Dawson Wahl and Hannah Buford Kunpf. Adelyn Rebecca Lucas was the flower girl. Mr. Young served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Michael Rush Luhowiak, Paul Quinton Love, Jacob William Mingle, Christopher Mark Fuller, Phillip Edward Mark Kean, Josh Waters Whibley and Brent Lee Lucas. William Thomas Copeland was ring bearer. A reception was held at the Historic Rice Mill. Afer a wedding trip to Barcelona, Spain, the couple resides in Charleston.

September 29, 2012

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