Couples announcements for May 2010

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Bidwell and Bugg

The engagement of Carolyn Ann Bidwell and Samuel Ray Bugg IV is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Martin and Mary Bidwell of Middletown, Ohio. Parents of the future bridegroom are Sam and Ledra Bugg of West Chester, Ohio. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 19, in Glendale, Ohio. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Art Bidwell of Middletown. Miss Bidwell is a graduate of Miami University. She received a master¹s degree in business administration from Xavier University. She is a member of Holy Family Church, and is employed as a brand strategist by Eggstrategy in Chicago. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Emmett and Barbara Ashby. Mr. Bugg graduated from Miami University with a master¹s degree in environmental science. He is a member of Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church in Liberty Township, Ohio, and is manager of Great Lakes Public Outreach at Shedd Aquarium in Chicago.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Brown and Jackson

The engagement of Allison Leigh Brown and Shelley Neil Jackson Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Philip and Jackie Brown. Parents of the future bridegroom are Neil Jackson of Montgomery, Ala., and the late Therese Jackson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at Towson United Methodist Church in Towson, Md., where both are members. Miss Brown is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in English from Vanderbilt University, and a master¹s degree in creative nonfiction writing from Johns Hopkins University. She is a teacher at Sparrows Point High School in Baltimore, Md. Mr. Jackson received a bachelor¹s degree in biology from the University of South Carolina and a Ph.D in chemistry from Emory University. He is employed as an analytical chemist by National Institutes of Health.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Smith and Zarling

The engagement of Megan Brooke Smith and John Daniel Zarling is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jerry and Darlene Smith. Parents of the future bridegroom are Barbara and Dan Zarling of Santa Maria, Calif. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 19, on the Shelby Street pedestrian bridge in Nashville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and June Pell of Rossville, Ga., Helen Smith of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., and the late Calvin Smith. Miss Smith is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in broadcast journalism from Middle Tennessee State University, where she was a member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She is a member of Grace Chapel in Leipers Fork, Tenn., and is an artist manager with TKO Artist Management. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Muriel Fatch, the late Henry Fatch and the late Catherine Zarling. Mr. Zarling is a graduate of Santa Maria High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in business administration from Belmont University. He is a member of Grace Chapel, and is employed as a senior director by Big Machine/Valory Records.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Watts and Mauney

The engagement of Lindsay Ryan Watts and Jonathan Michael Mauney is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Rick and Linda Watts. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mike and Meg Mauney. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, where the future bridegroom is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold R. Watts Sr., the late Jack Wilson and Betty G. Wilson. Miss Watts is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing, magna cum laude, from Tennessee Technological University, where she was a member of Kappa Delta Sorority. She was presented at the 2006 Cotton Ball. She is a member of Red Bank Cumberland Presbyterian Church and a registered nurse at Cookeville Regional Hospital. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mrs. Fred R. Mauney of Shelby, N.C., the late Mr. Mauney, Mrs. John L. Boyles, the late Mr. Boyles and Mary V. Boyles of Kingsport, Tenn. Mr. Mauney is a graduate of Red Bank High School. He will receive a bachelor’s degree in business from Tennessee Technological University this month, and will attend Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, N.C., in August.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Steele and Diaz

The engagement of Jessica Jeanette Steele and Stephen David Diaz is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of William and Jill Steele of Ten Mile, Tenn. The future bridegroom is the son of Gina Enloe of Murfreesboro, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Sunday, May 30, at Whitestone Country Inn in Kingston, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Houston and Roberta Luttrell of Knoxville. Miss Steele will graduate in May from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Felicita Ortiz of Orlando, Fla. Mr. Diaz will graduate in May from UTC with a bachelor’s degree in computer science.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Maddox and Igoe

The engagement of Andrea Ainsworth Maddox and Matthew Becket Igoe is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of David and Theresa Maddox. Parents of the future bridegroom are John and Marguerite Igoe. The wedding is planned for Sunday, May 30, in Montgomery, N.Y. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ainsworth and the late Mr. and Mrs. Owen Maddox. Miss Maddox is a graduate of Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences. She received a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from New York University. She is a theater artist. Mr. Igoe received a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a writer.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Bowman and Henderson

The engagement of Debra Renee Bowman and Ashley Caldwell Henderson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Allen and Martha Johnson of Rossville, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Orison and Betty Henderson of Rock Spring, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Brainerd Baptist Church, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Emo and Maude Johnson and the late C.W. and Rossie Newman. Miss Bowman is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. She obtained an associate’s degree in business administration from Chattanooga State Community College. She is employed in sales by Shupe, Carboni & Associates. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late James and Essie Mae Adams and the late Floyd and Odesa Henderson. Mr. Henderson is a graduate of Rossville High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where he was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. He is employed as a photo journalist by WDEF News 12.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Hetzler and Bentley

David and Kerwin Hetzler announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Taylor Hetzler, to James Edward Bentley III, son of Jim and Margaret Ann Bentley. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 5, at the Church of the Good Shepherd, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Walter F. Hetzler Sr., the late Mary Margaret Hetzler, and the late Robert J. Caldwell and Mae Carpenter Caldwell. Miss Hetzler received bachelor’s degrees in Spanish language and literature and international studies from Virginia Tech. She is office manager at Tubatomic, LLC. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late James Edward Bentley Sr., Gene Graham Bentley, the late Robert Harding Harris and Zuma Williams Harris. Mr. Bentley received a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is pursuing a master’s degree in business administration at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed in the family business, T.T. Wilson Co.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Blakemore and Green

The engagement of Brandice Faye Blakemore and Corlan Demar Green is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Elder and Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Blakemore. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel Green. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Olivet Baptist Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Samuel and Annette Morgan and the late Robert and Nancy Blakemore. Miss Blakemore received an associate¹s degree in accounting technology from Chattanooga State Community College. She is pursuing a bachelor¹s degree in accounting at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Orchard Knob Missionary Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late John and Lula Mae Nash, the late Walter Hill Sr. and Annie Mae Green. Mr. Green is employed by Custom Services.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Edwards and McCullough

The engagement of La'Porscha D. Edwards and Ronald McCullough Jr. is announced today. Parents of the future bride are Lisa Edwards and Dewayne Edwards. Parents of the future bridegroom are Lawanna McCullough and the late Ronald McCullough. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 4, at St. Matthew Primitive Baptist Church, where both are members. The future bride is the granddaughter of Angela P. Edwards. Miss Edwards is a graduate of Chattanooga High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in criminal justice from North Carolina Central University. She is employed as a social worker by Walker County Department of Family and Children Services. Mr. McCullough is a graduate of Hixson High School.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Heath and Hydas

The engagement of Alexandra Jordan Heath and James Hunter Hydas is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Clark Heath. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Mark David Hydas. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 29, at Black Fox Farms in Cleveland, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Helen Heath and Bobbie Morgan. Miss Heath is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in nursing from Middle Tennessee State University. She is a member of Silverdale Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Ernest and Martha Leonard and Wilma Hydas. Mr. Hydas is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in environmental science and technology from MTSU. He is a member of Silverdale Baptist Church, and is employed by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Hight and Thompson

The engagement of Melissa Ames Hight and Mitchell Jeffrey Thompson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Rebecca Lahren of Center, N.D., the late Craig Lahren, and Robert and Hisayo Ames of Suwanee, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jeff and Brenda Thompson. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 29, at Lindsay Street Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Robert and Joan Lafriniere of Gaylord, Mich., and Robert and Joanne Ames of Fairfield Glade, Tenn. Miss Hight is a graduate of Hixson High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in university studies, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Martin. She is a member of Burks United Methodist Church, and is employed as operations manager by Southern Tool Steel Inc. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marie Mitchell, the late Gordon Mitchell of Lupton City and the late Homer and Bobbie Thompson. Mr. Thompson graduated from Red Bank High School and attended Chattanooga State Community College. He is a member of Hixson First Baptist Church, and is employed as an electrical apprentice by Lawson Electric.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Johnson and LaFevor

The engagement of Jenna Johnson and Andrew LaFevor is announced today. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 4, in LaRomana, Dominican Republic. Miss Johnson received a bachelor¹s degree in secondary education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and a master¹s degree in instructional leadership from Tennessee Technological University. She is a teacher at Hunter Middle School. Mr. LaFevor received a bachelor¹s degree in middle grades education from UTC. He is a teacher at Red Bank Middle School.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Russell and Davis

The engagement of Celest Lashon Russell and Marvin Teray Davis is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Tangela and Timothy Williams. Parents of the future bridegroom are Cynthia and Melvin Davis of Clarksville, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 15, at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Vera and Calvin Walker. Miss Russell received a bachelor's degree in business management from Tennessee Technological University. She is pursuing an associate¹s degree in culinary arts at The Art Institute of Tennessee. She is a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Nashville, and is owner and pastry chef of Celestial Delites Bakery and office manager at Beaman Automotive. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Bessie and Boyd Jones of Memphis. Mr. Davis received a bachelor¹s degree in business management from Tennessee Tech, where he is pursuing a master¹s degree in management. He is a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church, and is employed as a re-entry specialist director by Kaplan Career Institute.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Turley and Headrick

The engagement of Jennifer Lauren Turley and Daniel Adam Headrick is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mark and Diana Turley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Brenda Whitehead of Chatsworth, Ga., and David Headrick of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 24, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Frances Parris, the late F. Ray Parris and Roy and Doris Turley. Miss Turley is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received a n associate¹s degree in radiologic technology, cum laude, from Dalton State College, where she was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa honor society. She is a member of First Baptist Church, and is employed as a PET/CT technologist by Diagnostic Radiology Consultants. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Bonniie Headrick, the late Leeroy Headrick, Doyle Blankenship and the late Emilee Blankenship, all of Chatsworth. Mr. Headrick is a graduate of Murray County High School. He received an associate¹s degree in criminal justice from Dalton State College. He is a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church in Chatsworth, and is a law enforcement officer at Fort Mountain State Park.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Wardlaw and Odom

The engagement of Alexa Love Wardlaw and Brett Wesley Odom is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of James C. and Charlotte B. Wardlaw. Parents of the future bridegroom are Janis Blanc Odom and Dr. Alan Odom. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 21, at St. Salvator¹s Chapel in St. Andrews, Scotland. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late James C. Wardlaw, Parke S. Wardlaw, and the late George and Irene Bible. Miss Wardlaw received a bachelor¹s degree in business management from Mercer University. She is a member of Church of the Good Shepherd, and is vice president of biotechnology compliance for Safety Plus LLC. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Edward and Eleanor Blanc and the late James and Jeanette Odom. Mr. Odom received bachelor¹s degrees in computer science and philosophy from Furman University. He is a member of Highview Baptist Church in Louisville, Ky., and is employed as a senior programmer analyst by SHPS in Louisville.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Houston and Payton

The engagement of Latisha Renee Houston and Jonathan Ramon Payton is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Anna Daniels, and Danny Baker of Detroit, Mich. Parents of the future bridegroom are Ivan Murphy and the late Geraldine Payton. The wedding is planned for Wednesday, June 16, at The Grandview on Lookout Mountain. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Edlue Tucker of Charlotte, N.C. Miss Houston is a graduate of Brainerd High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Olivet Baptist Church, and is employed as manager by an independent living agency. Mr. Payton is a graduate of Howard High School. He is a member of Alton Park Church of Christ, and is employed as a service technician.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Sneed and Hutchison

The engagement of Toni Michelle Hutchison and Shannon Leonaka Sneed is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mike and Tonna Hutchison of Madison, Tenn. The future bridegroom is the son of Teresa Sneed of Dayton, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Wightman Chapel in Nashville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Steve and Margurite Dunn of Nashville. Miss Hutchison is a graduate of Goodpasture Christian High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in food and nutrition from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Madison Church of Christ. The future bridegroom is the grandson of George and Margie Parrot of Dayton and Georgia Locke of Evensville, Tenn. Mr. Sneed is a graduate of Rhea County High School. He received bachelor’s degrees in business management and human resource management from UTC.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Milam and Johnson

The engagement of Mary Brooke Milam and Daniel Christopher Johnson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Milam of Madison, Ala. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Chris Johnson of Decatur, Ala. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at The Old Brick Church in Mooresville, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mary Milam of Huntsville, Ala., the late Robert Neal Milam Sr., Mary Catherine Bullington of Nashville, and the late Charles Edward Bullington Sr. Miss Milam is a graduate of Boyd-Buchanan School. She received a bachelor’s degree in public relations from Lipscomb University, where she was a member of Pi Delta Sorority. She is a member of Mayfair Church of Christ in Huntsville, and is a sports writer for the Decatur Daily. The future bridegroom is the grandson of of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Clay Grisham Jr. of Rogersville, Ala., and Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Johnson of Leighton, Ala. Mr. Johnson is a graduate of Decatur High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in social science education from the University of North Alabama.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Prendergast and Holtzhower

The engagement of Ashley Davis Prendergast and Michael Charles Holtzhower is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bob and Carolyn Prendergast of Kingsport, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Ed and Loretta Holtzhower. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 19, at Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Betty Quimby of Johnson City, Cliff Quimby of Morrisville, N.C., the late Nancy Paty Prendergast and the late William D. Prendergast. Miss Prendergast is a graduate of Sullivan South High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in English from East Tennessee State University and a master’s degree in secondary education from Milligan College. She is a member of St. Christophers Episcopal Church, and is a teacher at Northwest Whitfield High School.. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Joyce Garland of Jonesborough, Tenn., the late Arthur Garland, the late Edna Holtzhower Roberts, the late Edgar Holtzhower and the late Charles Roberts. Mr. Holtzhower is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from ETSU. He is a member of United Church of God, and is employed in sales and service by Southeast Diesel Inc.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Yanez and Bonner

Janniz Leonett Yanez became the bride of Elijah Aaron Bonner in a ceremony on Wednesday, April 21, in the Virgin Islands. The Rev. Anne Marie Porter performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Leonel Yanez of Donna Texas, and Juanita Duenez of Flat Rock, Ala. Parents of the bridegroom are the late Charles and Deborah Bonner. Wes and Sheila Bonner were the couple’s attendants. A reception was held at Woody’s Seafood Saloon in St. John. The couple reside in Ringgold, Ga.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Bateman and Kuhn

The engagement of Heather Paige Bateman and Brent Jeffrey Kuhn is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Tony and Beth Bateman of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jeff and Vicki Kuhn of Jenkinsburg, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, in Cleveland, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Morgan and Lucille Bateman of Ringgold, Al and Eloise Sterner of Orlando, Fla, and Don and Beverleigh Sullivan of Ringgold. Miss Bateman received a bachelor¹s degree in communications from Lee University. She is a member of Silverdale Baptist Church, where she serves as communications director. The future bridegroom is the grandson of James and Kathryn West of McDonough, Ga. Mr. Kuhn is a graduate of Clearwater Christian College. He is a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church, and is employed by Pilgrim¹s Pride in line operations.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Baugh and Colvin

The engagement of Laura Katherine Baugh and James Edward Colvin is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Steve and Phyllis Baugh of Rising Fawn, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Ron and Martha Colvin of Milledgeville, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 29, at General Woods Inn in Rising Fawn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Edna Baugh, the late Pat Baugh and Charles and Imogene Morgan. Miss Baugh is a graduate of Dade County High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree, magna cum laude, in mathematics education from Berry College. She is a member of Cloverdale Baptist Church, and is a math teacher at Woodstock High School. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Charles and Ann Hearn, the late Carl Melton and the late Ed and Pauline Colvin. Mr. Colvin is a graduate of Baldwin High Scool. He received a bachelor¹s degree, magna cum laude, in business from Berry College and a master¹s degree in marketing research from the University of Georgia. He is a member of First Baptist Church of Milledgeville, and is employed as an analyst by Nielsen Co.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Cornman and Boyd

The engagement of Tobie Amanda Cornman and Thomas Bryant Boyd is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mark and Frances Cornman of Gainesville, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Robert and Nancy Boyd of Cleveland, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at First United Methodist Church of Cleveland, where the future bridegroom is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Kenneth Gene and Myrtice Shepherd of Fort Valley, Ga., Betty Cornman of Warner Robbins, Ga., and the late Marlin Cornman. Miss Cornman is a graduate of Faith Christian Academy in New Orleans. She will graduate in August with a bachelor¹s degree in exercise science from Georgia State University. She is a member of First Baptist Church in Brunswick, Ga., and is employed by Texas Roadhouse in Gainesville. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Frank and Leta Boyd and the late Bryant and Madge Dupree. Mr. Boyd is a graduate of Cleveland High School. He received an associate¹s degree from Cleveland State Community College and a certificate in diesel technology from Chattanooga State Community College¹s Technology Center. He is employed as a service technician by Chattanooga Tractor and Equipment.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Furrow and Greene

The engagement of Ashley Danielle Furrow and Matthew Kelly Greene is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Sharon and Larry C. Furrow Jr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dwight and Holly Greene of Shelby N.C. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 31, at Lindsay Street Hall. Miss Furrow received a bachelor¹s degree, magna cum laude, in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is employed by Shelby Door Service in Shelby.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

George and Gano

The engagement of Jessica Leigh George and Dr. Daniel Richard Gano is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Larry and Gail George. Parents of the future bridegroom are Rick and Liz Gano of Germantown, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at the Tennessee Aquarium. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Clayton and Betty George of Helen, Ga., and the late Ken and Corinne Merritt. Miss George is a graduate of Boyd-Buchanan School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in biology from Samford University. She is pursuing a degree in dental surgery at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. She is a member of East Brainerd Church of Christ. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marilyn Gano of Wilmington, Del., the late Robert Gano and the late Betty and Jerzy Zawisza. Dr. Gano is a graduate of Houston High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and a doctor of dental surgery degree from the University of Tennessee at Memphis. He is a dentist.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

McPike and Hodge

The engagement of Judy Fay McPike and Robert Lee Hodge is announced today. Mr. Hodge is the son of the late Willie Plank and the late Fred Hodge. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at Dunlap City Park. Mr. Hodge is employed by Walmart.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Holland and Murphy

The engagement of Stefanie Elizabeth Holland and R. Ryan Murphy IV is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Franks of Atlanta. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Murphy III. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 17, at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church, where the future bridegroom is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Davis of Kernersville, N.C. Miss Holland is a graduate of Lovett School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in communication disorders from Auburn University, where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She plans to pursue a master¹s degree in speech language pathology this fall at Tennessee State University. She is a member of St. Phillips Cathedral in Atlanta. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Murphy and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Groves. Mr. Murphy is a graduate of McCallie School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in business administration/finance from the University of Mississippi, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He is co-founder of a business development at HealthWay- Direct in Nashville.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Patrick and Garland

The engagement of Carolyn E. Patrick and Martin Michael Garland is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Carolyn Havron of South Pittsburg, Tenn., and the late John H. Patrick. Parents of the future bridegroom are Eloise Garland and the late Alexander Garland. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 18, in Pensacola, Fla. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jane M. Havron of South Pittsburg, the late Dr. James B. Havron, Catharine C. Patrick of Tallahassee, Fla., and the late John H. Patrick. Miss Patrick is a graduate of South Pittsburg High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in business and organizational management from Maryville College. She is a member of Christ Church Episcopal, and is employed as a retail coordinator by Lodge Manufacturing Co. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Betty Stettner of Johnson City, Tenn., the late Martin Garland, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Garland. Mr. Garland is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in economics from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, and is employed by Citizens State Bank in Jasper, Tenn.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Smith and Majors

The engagement of Amber Brianne Smith and Thomas Cameron Majors is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mark and Shannon Smith of Ringgold, Ga. The future bridegroom is the son of Rhonda Cawood of Ringgold and Tommy Majors of Dalton, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at The Depot in Ringgold. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Alley of Crandall, Ga., Shirley Smith of Rock Spring, Ga., and the late Mac Smith. Miss Smith is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She is pursuing a nursing degree from Northwestern Technical College. She is a member of Pathway Baptist Church, and is employed as a medical assistant by the Center for Sports Medicine. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Barbara Goodman, Joe Chambers of Ringgold, Betty Armstrong of Rossville, Ga., and the late Woodrow Majors. Mr. Majors is a graduate of Ringgold High School. He received an associate¹s degree in business management from Dalton State College and was certified in mig, stick and tig welding from Northwestern Technical College. He is a member of Pathway Baptist Church.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Stanko and Robinson

The engagement of Elizabeth Anne Stanko and Justin David Robinson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. James and Janet Stanko. Parents of the future bridegroom are David and Josee Robinson of Ormond Beach, Fla. A June wedding is planned in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Betty Williams of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Miss Stanko is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She obtained bachelor¹s degrees in telecommunication production and nursing from the University of Florida. She is a member of St. Timothy¹s Episcopal Church, and is a registered nurse. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Richard and Ghyslaine Masse of Winter Springs, Fla., Joan Robinson of Mystic, Conn., and Laurette Brindle of Warwick, Quebec, Canada. Mr. Robinson is a graduate of Spruce Creek High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in entomology from the University of Florida. He is employed by Hid Hut Inc.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Willis and Thompson

The engagement of Regina Marie Willis and J. Hunt Thompson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Brenda Hixson and Walter Willis. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mike and Miriam Thompson of Ringgold, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 19, at Mountain Oak Wedding Chapel. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Arthur and Carmen Willis, the late Ramiro Biagioli and the late Winston and Marguerite Yates. Miss Willis is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in psychology from Middle Tennessee State University. She is a member of World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro, Tenn., and is employed by Beacon Federal Bank in Smyrna, Tenn. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Lewis and Norma Hayes of Lebanon, Tenn., the Rev. Gene and Ramona Gober of Goodlettsville, Tenn., and Art and Sil Thompson. Mr. Thompson graduated from Notre Dame High School and attended Chattanooga State Community College. He is a member of World Outreach Church, and is employed as a floor installer.

May 23, 2010

Wedding

Costley

Emily Miranda York became the bride of Bryan James Costley in a ceremony on Saturday, May 15, at West Cove Free Holiness Church in Chickamauga, Ga. The Rev. Aaron Wooten performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Darvin and Myra York of Trenton, Ga. Parents of the bridegroom are Mike and Debbie Kay and Jim Costley of Bryant, Ala. Ellen York was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Aimee Simmons, Hannah Wooten and Brooklyn Jenkins. Maegan Sims was the flower girl. David Prince served as best man. Groomsmen were Brandon Costley and Brett Michael Kay. Elijah Denson was the ring bearer. Jameson Wooten and Preston York were ushers. A reception was held at the church. The couple went on a cruise to the Caribbean. They reside in Lookout Mountain, Ga.

May 30, 2010

Wedding

Lemons

Jordan Elizabeth Jackson became the bride of Jacob Lynn Lemons in a ceremony on Saturday, May 29, at Brainerd Baptist Church. The Rev. Robby Gallaty and Dr. Sonny Strange performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dennis and Debra Jackson. Parents of the bridegroom are Bobby and Alisa Lemons of Talbott, Tenn. Meredith Boyd was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Sarah Beth Pendergrass, Brittany Underwood, Jennifer Turley, Alexandra Cralson, Anna Hangstefer and Natasha Betancourt. Ella Jane Munson was the flower girl. Casey Lemons served as best man. Groomsmen were Jesse Lemons, Jonathan Hodge, Michael Jackson, Coree Rippetoe, Travis Jenkins and John Huskey. A reception was held in the Imperial Ballroom at the Chattanooga Choo-Choo. After a wedding trip to Jamaica, the couple will reside in Dandridge, Tenn.

May 30, 2010

Wedding

Sparks

Melissa Meredith Fain became the bride of Cameron Simms Sparks in a ceremony on Saturday, May 8, at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church. The Rev. William E. Dudley performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Guy Franklin Fain III. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Jon Buckingham Sparks of McKinney, Texas. Sydney Woods was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Ginny Harr, Jami Haskins, Rachel Sparks, Bekah Brinkley, Hannah McGinnis, Meghan Berner and Ella Walker Henderson. Kate Dickman and Ella Sparks were flower girls. Collin Sparks served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Guy Fain IV, Josh Evans, Kevin Inman, Greg Richardson, Dan Schmit, Zach Shipps and Paul Steele. Ushers were Ethan Johnstone, Austin Adams, Peter Bay, Chip George IV, Steve Hockett, Josh Jenkins and Clay Kimbrough. A reception was held at Chattanooga Golf and Country Club. The couple took a wedding trip to the Virgin Islands. They reside in Atlanta.

May 8, 2010

Engagement

Bolton and Orr

The engagement of Tayler Nicole Bolton and Daniel Dwight Orr is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Paula R. Bolton of Graysville, Tenn., and the late Thomas Bolton. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dwight and Dianne Orr of Cleveland, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 31, in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bertha Moore, the late Paul Gordon, the late Ina May Bolton and the late James Bolton. Miss Bolton received a bachelor¹s degree in nursing, magna cum laude, from Tennessee Technological University, where she was a member of Sigma Theta Tau honor society. She is a member of Dayton Community Chapel, and is a nurse at Erlanger Medical Center. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marie Orr of Cleveland, the late T.L. Orr, Elaine Rogers of Benton, Tenn., and the late William Rogers. Mr. Orr received a bachelor¹s degree in mechanical engineering from Tennessee Tech. He is a member of Grace Baptist Church, and is employed as a start-up test engineer for TVA¹s Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in Spring City, Tenn.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Chadwell and Lane

The engagement of Jennifer Elizabeth Chadwell and Jonathan David Lane is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Tom and Lisa Chadwell. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jim and Jeanie Lane. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at River Inn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Ping. Miss Chadwell is a graduate of Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences. She received a bachelor¹s degree in secondary English from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a teacher in the Walker County school system. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Norma Wagner of Indianapolis, Ind., the late Bernie Wagner, and the late Phillip and Madeline Lane. Mr. Lane is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He received an associate¹s degree in physical therapy assisting from Chattanooga State Community College. He is employed as a physcal therapist assistant by Alexian Brothers.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

White and Roden

The engagement of Katherine Michele White and William Christopher Roden is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert White of LaFayette, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. William Roden of St. Augustine, Fla. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 5, in St. Augustine. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold White and Mr. and Mrs. R.C. White. Miss White is a graduate of LaFayette High School and is a student at Dalton State University. She is a member of Second Baptist Church in LaFayette. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Sylvia Perry of Rossvile, Ga., the late Dr. Bill Perry, George Roden of Boaz, Ala., and the late Lillie Roden. His great-grandmothers are Ida Perry of Rossville and Alma Evans of Hogansville, Ga. Mr. Roden attended Tennessee Temple Academy. He is a member of Temple Baptist Church, and is employed by Milan Express.

May 30, 2010

Wedding

Wright

Micki Wixom became the bride of Newell Wright in a ceremony on Thursday, March 25, at the Gastonian Inn. The Rev. Stephen Schultz performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Virginia Wixom of Rossville, Ga., and the late Gerald Wixom. Parents of the bridegroom are the late Tip and Floretta Wright. A reception and honeymoon are planned for a later date. The couple reside in this city.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Whitney and Sneed

The engagement of Cara Marie Whitney and Gregory Brian Sneed is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Richard and Cheri Whitney. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jim and Brenda Sneed. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 15, at Sunrise Farm in Trenton, Ga. Miss Whitney received a bachelor’s degree in English from Covenant College. She is a member of North Shore Fellowship Church. Mr. Sneed received a bachelor’s degree in political science from Johns Hopkins University. He is a member of North Shore Fellowship Church and is employed by Unum.

May 1, 2010

Engagement

Patton and Crawley

The engagement of Jennifer Janow Patton and Eric McKinley Crawley is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Truman and Janet Anderson, Bettye Janow and the late Henry Janow. Parents of the future bridegroom ae Don and Jennifer Crawley. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Greenway Farms. The future bride is the granddaughter of the Rev. Herman and Doris Callahan and the late Henry and Nell Janow. Miss Patton is a graduate of Hixson High School. She obtained an associate’s degree in business management from Chattanooga State Community College. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Wilma Skiles, the late Otis Skiles, and Virgil and Betty Crawley. Mr. Crawley is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He is employed by Ace Hardware.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Nash and Bolt

The engagement of Allison Michelle Nash and Christopher Brent Bolt is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Nash. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. James A. Bolt. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Hampton Creek Golf Club. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John E. Poston Jr. and the late Mr. and Mrs. Earl G. Nash. Miss Nash is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Colorado. She was presented at the 1998 Cotton Ball. She attends Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, and is employed as an enrollment materials coordinator by Unum. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Geraldine Bodie Poynton of Buffalo, N.Y., the late William E. Bodie Sr., and the late Mr. and Mrs. James L. Bolt. Mr. Bolt is a graduate of Hixson High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is employed as finance manager by Medical Management Professionals.

May 2, 2010

Wedding

Plecas

Amanda Lee Galas became the bride of Sergio Plecas in a ceremony on Thursday, April 8, in Orange Beach, Ala. The Rev. Sasa Turkic performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dorothy and Matt Galas. The bridegroom is the son of Dusanka Plecas. Amy Norris and April Prestwood were honor attendants. Lily Norris was the flower girl. Tim Searfoss served as best man. Chris Klapp was the groomsman, and Logan Smith was the ring bearer. A reception was held at Caribe Resort in Orange Beach.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Young and Jackson

The engagement of Sarah Morgan Young and Christopher Lee Jackson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Blake Young. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jackson of Decatur, Ala. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Lindsay Street Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Steel Jr., Donna Young and the late Harry Young. Miss Young is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor’s degree in activism and social studies, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Alabama, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Sorority. She is a member of Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, and is employed by Teach for America. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marcie Havard of Decatur, the late Curtis Bright, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Jackson. Mr. Jackson is a graduate of Austin High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Alabama. He is a member of Westmeade Baptist Church in Decatur and is employed by Great Southern Leasing and Asset management.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Alley and Tucker

The engagement of Jacqueline Lacy Alley and Richard Jeremy Tucker is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Monty and Carolyn Alley. Parents of the future bridegroom are Becky and Bill Higginbotham of Cumming, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Camp Dixie. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Paul and Danise Alley and Shelby Bible, all of Newport, Tenn.. Miss Alley is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. She received an associate¹s degree in legal assistant studies from Chattanooga State Community College. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Freeman Wallace of Marietta, Ga. Mr. Tucker is employed as a store manager by T-Mobile.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Babb and Hare

The engagement of Amanda Liesl Babb and Adam Mitchell Hare is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of David and Lydia Babb of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Marty and Micki Hare. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 4, at Poplar Springs Baptist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Joann K. Burns of Ringgold, the late Phillip D. Burns, Bonnie C. Babb of Ringgold and the late Herchel M. Babb. Miss Babb is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree, magna cum laude, in early childhood education from Kennesaw State University. She is employed as a math interventionist by Catoosa County schools. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marvin Hare Sr., the late Annette S. Hare, David Abney and the late Shirley Compton Abney. Mr. Hare is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. He served seven years in the United States Marine Corps Reserve with two tours of duty in Iraq. He is employed by Ringgold Telephone Co.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Borneman and Meredith

The engagement of Sommer Marie Borneman and Ian Christopher Meredith is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bob and Carol Borneman. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dr. Gary and Vickie Meredith. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 19, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mary Borneman of Mobile, Ala., the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard Fye and the late William Borneman. Miss Borneman is a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in marketing from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meredith of St. Louis, the late Wilma Meredith and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pressley. Mr. Meredith is a graduate of Notre Dame High School. He will graduate this month from the United States Naval Academy with a bachelor¹s degree in political science. He is a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, and is serving as a surface warfare officer.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Gadd and Simpson

The engagement of Ashley Lauren Gadd and Bart Allen Simpson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Raymond and Dawn Gadd. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jay Simpson and Janet Moore. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Johnny and Juanita Newton of Forest City, N.C., and Hilda Owen of High Point, N.C. Miss Gadd is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in elementary education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church, and is an elementary schoolteacher. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Bill and Anita Moore and Marilyn Simpson. Mr. Simpson is a graduate of Boyd Buchanan School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in entrepreneurship from UTC. He is a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church, and is employed as a sales representative/account manager by Graphic Solutions.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Hetzler and Bentley

David and Kerwin Hetzler announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Taylor Hetzler, to James Edward Bentley III, son of Jim and Margaret Ann Bentley. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 5, at the Church of the Good Shepherd, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Walter F. Hetzler Sr., the late Mary Margaret Hetzler, the late Robert J. Caldwell and the late Mae Carpenter Caldwell. Miss Hetzler received bachelor's degrees in Spanish language and literature and international studies from Virginia Tech. She is office manager at Tubatomic, LLC. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late James Edward Bentley Sr., the late Gene Graham Bentley, Robert Harding Harris and the late Zuma Williams Harris. Mr. Bentley received a bachelor¹s degree in English literature from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is pursuing a master¹s degree in business administration at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is employed by T.T. Wilson Co.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Hise and Holmes

The engagement of Bethany Ann Hise and John ³Jay² Houston Holmes is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Patricia Eileen Hise of Ringgold, Ga., and the late Edwin Hise Jr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Tommie Hargraves and John Holmes Sr., both of Ringgold. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at the Ringgold Depot. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late John McKinney, the late Helen McKinney, the late Edwin Hise Sr. and the late Constance Hise. Miss Hise is a graduate of Ringgold High School. She teaches preschool at Schoolzin Schoolzout Christian Learning Center. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Josie Holmes, the late Richard Holmes, the late Robert Allen, and the late Mary Allen. Mr. Holmes is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. He is employed as a bench technician by Heartland Micro Payments.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Horton and Melin

The engagement of Jessica Morgan Horton and Jonathan David Melin is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. William Horton of Ringgold, Ga. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Ron Melin of Lawrenceville, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at Laurelwood on Signal Mountain. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Thornton of Clarksdale, Miss., and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hubbard of Vicksburg, Miss. Miss Horton is a graduate of Grace Baptist Academy. She received a bachelor¹s degree in cross cultural studies from Toccoa Falls College. She is a member of Lakeview First Baptist Church, and is a student at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. Roy Ellison Jr., Lillian Hudson and Martha Ellison. Mr. Melin received a bachelor of arts degree in biblical studies from Toccoa Falls College. He is a member of Hebron Baptist Church of Lawrenceville, and is a student at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Morton and Morrow

The engagement of Christie Delain Morton and Joshua Cain Morrow is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Bill and Tracy Morton. Parents of the future bridegroom are Larry and Mary Morrow. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 15, at Griffin Holiness Church in Trenton, Ga., where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mac and Florence McBryar of Trenton and Howard and Helon Morton. Miss Morton is a graduate of Dade County High School. She received associate¹s degrees in business management and construction engineering management from Chattanooga State Community College. She is employed in the construction industry. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Isiah and Dorothy Wooten and the late Marshall and Caroline Morrow. Mr. Morrow is a graduate of Dade County High School. He received an associate¹s degree in business management from Chattanooga State Community College. He is employed as a sales representative by Southeast Rubber and Safety.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Walker and Duncan

The engagement of Lindsey Michelle Walker and Brandon Jeffrey Duncan is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Taylor and Meg Walker. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jeff and Stacey Duncan of Canton, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at St. Augustine Catholic Church, where the future bride is a member. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of David Windle, the late Janet Windle, the late Alfred E. Walker and Margaret Walker. Miss Walker received a bachelor¹s degree in art from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Sy and Shirley Kirsh and the late Carl and Dana Duncan. Mr. Duncan is pursuing a bachelor¹s degree in business management at Kennesaw State University. He is employed by C.W. Matthews Contracting.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Young and Jackson

The engagement of Sarah Morgan Young and Christopher Lee Jackson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Blake Young. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jackson of Decatur, Ala. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 22, at Lindsay Street Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Steel Jr., Donna Young and the late Harry Young. Miss Young is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School. She received a bachelor's degree in activism and social studies, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama, where she was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. She is a member of Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, and is employed by Teach for America. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Marcie Havard of Decatur, the late Curtis Bright, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Jackson. Mr. Jackson is a graduate of Austin High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in marketing from the University of Alabama. He is a member of Westmeade Baptist Church in Decatur, and is employed by Great Southern Leasing and Asset Management.

May 9, 2010

Engagement

Jackson and Lemons

The engagement of Jordan Elizabeth Jackson and Jacob Lynn Lemons is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Dennis and Debra Jackson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Bob and Alisa Lemons of Talbott, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 29, at Brainerd Baptist Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Ollie Norman and Mr. and Mrs. Frank V. Jackson. Miss Jackson received a bachelor’s degree in religion from Carson Newman College. She is a senior intern at Baptist Collegiate Ministries at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Roy and Wanda Gray of White Pine, Tenn., and Stanley and Nancy Lemons of Dandridge, Tenn. Mr. Lemons received a bachelor’s degree in history education from Carson Newman College. He is a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Jefferson City, Tenn., and is a teacher at Cocke County Alternative School.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Lord and Boehm

The engagement of Deanna L. Lord and Darren T. Boehm is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jimmy L. Dailey and Brenda Estes. Parents of the future bridegroom are Cmdr. Thomas Boehm of Raleigh, N.C., and Anne S. Underwood of Chickamauga, Ga. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 25, at Hixson United Methodist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of James K. and Ruby Dailey and the late Lewis P. and Evelyn J. Watkins. Miss Lord received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is employed as a mechanical engineer by Sargent and Lundy. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Emerson and Eleanor Spicer and the late Wallace and Elsie Boehm. Mr. Boehm received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from UTC. He is employed as an electrical engineer by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Lord and Boehm

The engagement of Deanna L. Lord and Darren T. Boehm is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Jimmy L. Dailey and Brenda Estes. Parents of the future bridegroom are Cmdr. Thomas Boehm of Raleigh, N.C., and Anne S. Underwood of Chickamauga, Ga. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 25, at Hixson United Methodist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of James K. and Ruby Dailey and the late Lewis P. and Evelyn J. Watkins. Miss Lord received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is employed as a mechanical engineer by Sargent and Lundy. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Emerson and Eleanor Spicer and the late Wallace and Elsie Boehm. Mr. Boehm received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from UTC. He is employed as an electrical engineer by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Stanford and Dotson

The engagement of Amy Leanne Stanford and Bradley Edward Dotson is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Charles and Kay Stanford. Parents of the future bridegroom are Larry and Teresa Dotson of Chickamauga, Ga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at The Mill. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Cleve and Nellie Stanford and the late Clint and Christine Wash. Miss Stanford is a graduate of Hixson High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she was a member of Sigma Kappa Sorority. She received a master’s degree in reading and literacy from Walden University. She is a teacher. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Alvin and Barbara Beene of Chickamauga, and the late Eva Dotson. Mr. Dotson is a graduate of Gordon Lee High School and is an electrician.

May 16, 2010

Engagement

Steinmetz and Watts

The engagement of Taylor Lauren Steinmetz and Nicholas Stephen Watts is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ray and Belinda Steinmetz. Parents of the future bridegroom are Charles and Jane Watts. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 11, in Tybee Island, Ga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charles and Lina Grant, Robert Davis, Barbara Joann Steinmetz and the late Charles W. Steinmetz Jr. Miss Steinmetz received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late James H. and Janette Shannon and the late Charles E. and Lorena Watts. Mr. Watts is employed as a mechanical design drafter by McKee Foods.

May 16, 2010

Wedding

Waesche and Gifford

Dana Kate Waesche became the bride of James Thomas Gifford in a ceremony on Saturday, June 20, 2009, at the United States Coast Guard Memorial Chapel in New London, Conn. The Rev. Len Teague performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John William Waesche of Westport, Conn. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Grierson Gifford. Wendy Lavallee and Erin DiGuido were matrons of honor. Bridesmaids were Debby Vannoy, Alysia Wilson, Joelle Park and Sheila Park. Callie Wilson, Kate Lavallee and Sarah Vannoy were flower girls. Will Whitmire served as best man. Groomsmen were King Saville, Jonathan Stevens, Jeff Pisani and Nathan Nutter. A reception was held at The Inn in Mystic, Conn. After a wedding trip to the Virgin Islands, the couple reside in San Francisco.

May 16, 2010

Wedding

Evans and Harris

Betty Jean Evans became the bride of Patrick Wade Harris in a ceremony on Saturday, April 17, at The Wedding Chapel. The Rev. Morton C. Lloyd II performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Fred and Diana Evans of Lakeland, Fla. Parents of the bridegroom are Lillian Harris and the late Jesse Harris. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Niki Abbott, daughter of the bride, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Deanna Evans, sister of the bride, and Belinda Vandergriff, sister of the bridegroom. Madison Evans and Haylee Evans were the flower girls. Jackie Harris served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Trever Jones, son of the bridegroom and Ronald Evans, brother of the bride. Byrone Abbott and Lamarean Abbott were ring bearers. A reception was held at the chapel. The couple reside in this city.

May 16, 2010

Wedding

Andrew

Diana Gail Jallo became the bride of Eric Andrew Andrew in a ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, in Patten Chapel, on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The Rev. Dan Carmichael performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of George and Wilda Jallo. Parents of the bridegroom are Bill and Beverly Murray. Elizabeth Smith was matron of honor and Kevin Murray was best man. A reception was held at Manker Patten Tennis Club. The bride is employed by Stuart C. Irby Co., and the bridegroom is employed by the Tennesseee Valley Authority.

May 7, 2010

Engagement

Gamble and Rawlston

The engagement of Anna Elizabeth Gamble and Keith Thomas Rawlston is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Brent and Gayle Gamble. Parents of the future bridegroom are John and Terry Rawlston. The wedding is planned for Sunday, May 30, in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bill and Pat Pickett and Kenneth and Margaret Gamble. Miss Gamble received a bachelor¹s degree, and is a graduate of Teacher Preparation Academy at UTC. . She is a member of Northside Presbyterian Church, and is a teacher at Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences. The future bridegroom is the grandson of John and Shirley Rawlston, Jerry and Rita Rushing of Hollywood, Ala., and Eleanor Monteabaro of Albertville, Ala. Mr. Rawlston received a bachelor¹s degree in art from UTC. He is a member of Northside Presbyterian Church, and is employed as a copywriter by the Johnson Group.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Gilreath and Rogers

The engagement of Amanda LeeAnn Gilreath and Timothy Kenneth Rogers is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rodger Gilreath. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Tim Rogers of Barstow, Calif. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 29, in Patten Chapel on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Thomas and JoAnn Watts and Linton and Judy Gilreath. Miss Gilreath is a graduate of Morristown East High School. She is a student at UTC and is employed by Grace Baptist Academy. The future brdegroom is the grandson of Johnny and Martha Rogers of Morristown, Tenn., Ketti Mercer of Fullerton, Calif., and the late Kenneth Copeland. Mr. Rogers is a graduate of Morristown East High School and attended Chattanooga State Community College. He is employed by Bi-Lo.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Harwood and Horne

The engagement of Amy Lynne Harwood and Jonathan Allen Horne is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tim Harwood. Parents of the future bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Greg Horne of Kingsport, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at First Broad Street United Methodist Church in Kingsport. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Vivian Elder of Ringgold, Ga., the late Alfred M. Elder, Sheila Harwood, Debbie Harwood, and the late John G. Harwood. Miss Harwood is a graduate of Red Bank High School, and attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She will graduate in August from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a bachelor¹s degree in biology. She is employed by the Chattanooga Times Free Press. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Loomis and Zoe Humphreys and the late Lincoln and Argel Horne. Mr. Horne is a graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School. He received a bachelor¹s degree in civil engineering from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where he was a member of Chi Epsilon honor society. He is employed as project manager by EMJ Corp. of Chattanooga.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Moore and Pala

The engagement of Laurel Renee Moore and Michael Phillip Pala is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Diane Moore and the late Ronnie E. Moore. Parents of the future bridegroom are Steve and Laura Pala of Naples, Fla. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 5, at White Oak United Methodist Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Marguerite Moore of Adamsville, Tenn., the late Roger Moore, the late William H. Hardesty and the late Violet Hardesty. Miss Moore is a graduate of Red Bank High School. She received a bachelor¹s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The future bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Steven H. Pala, Marie Pala of Chicago, Maxine Landry of Centralia, Ill., and the late Phillip Landry. Mr. Pala is a graduate of Red Bank High School. He received bachelor¹s degrees in theatre and speech and in history, and a master¹s degree in education from UTC. He is a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, and is a teacher at Soddy-Daisy High School.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Ostewig and Brummer

The engagement of Heather Marie Ostewig and Stephen Daniel Brummer is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Janie Gouge and Peter and Cheryl Brummer. Parents of the future bridegroom are Dan and Sheryl Brummer of Austin, Texas. The wedding is planned for Friday, June 4, in Austin. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dara King, the late Robert King, and the late Jim Gouge. Her great-grandmother is Stella Luntsford. Miss Ostewig is pursuing a bachelor¹s degree in psychology at Austin Community College. She is an administrative assistant at Church of the Hills, where she is a member. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Wayne and Betty Burk of Bonham, Texas. Mr. Brummer is pursuing a bachelor¹s degree in radiology at Austin Community College. He is a member of Church of the Hills, and is employed by St. Davids Round Rock Hospital.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Ruffin and Jordan

The engagement of Demetria A. Ruffin and Ternae T. Jordan Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Deborah Robinson of Kennesaw, Ga., and Thomas Ruffin Sr. Parents of the future bridegroom are Angela Jordan and the Rev.Ternae Jordan Sr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 5, at Olivet Baptist Church, where the bride-elect is a member. The future bride is the granddaughter of Doris Hamiel, the late Alfred Hamiel, the late J.C. Ruffin and the late Vivian Ruffin. Miss Ruffin received a bachelor¹s degree in criminal justice from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. She is employed as a family partnership specialist by Hamilton County Department of Education, and is owner of Deesign Nail Salon. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Lilian Smith, the Rev. Melvin Jordan, Maggie Jordan, and the late Sidney Smith. Mr. Jordan received a bachelor¹s degree in telecommunication/production from Ball State University, where he was a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He received a recording engineering certification from the Recording Workshop. He is a recording artist/producer, and program coordinator for Stop the Madness Inc. He is a member and associate minister at Mount Canaan Baptist Church.

May 23, 2010

Engagement

Breedlove and Green

The engagement of Stephanie Michelle Breedlove and David Wayne Green Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Crystal and Jack Herron of Cleveland, Tenn., and Lee Breedlove of Charleston, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are David and Connie Green Sr. of Ringgold, Ga., and Candy and Alex Satterfield of Benton, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at Fellowship Baptist Church in Benton. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Donald and Mearl Breedlove of Old Fort, Tenn., and the late Ronald Furr and Patricia Breeden. Miss Breedlove is a graduate of Polk County High School, and the Academy of Allied Health. She is a medical assistant at Garden Plaza. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Lecia Colley, Eula Mae Green, the late Dave Green and the late Bobby Stiles Mr. Green graduated from Polk County High School, and is employed by Shaw Industries Inc. The engagement of Stephanie Michelle Breedlove and David Wayne Green Jr. is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Crystal and Jack Herron of Cleveland, Tenn., and Lee Breedlove of Charleston, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are David and Connie Green Sr. of Ringgold, Ga., and Candy and Alex Satterfield of Benton, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 26, at Fellowship Baptist Church in Benton. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Donald and Mearl Breedlove of Old Fort, Tenn., and the late Ronald Furr and Patricia Breeden. Miss Breedlove is a graduate of Polk County High School, and the Academy of Allied Health. She is a medical assistant at Garden Plaza. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Lecia Colley, Eula Mae Green, the late Dave Green and the late Bobby Stiles Mr. Green graduated from Polk County High School, and is employed by Shaw Industries Inc.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Grimmett and Smith

The engagement of Kristin Danielle Grimmett and Joshua Aaron Smith is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Gail Johns and Danny Grimmett. Parents of the future bridegroom are Don and Wanda Smith of Dayton, Tenn. The wedding is planned for Saturday, July 10, at Museum Center at Five Points in Cleveland, Tenn. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Loretta Bass and Gene and Bonnie Grimmett. Miss Grimmett received a bachelor¹s degree in business management from the University of Phoenix. She is a member of Calvary Baptist Church, and is employed as a customer service representative by USXpress. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Bertie Dowell of Culpeper, Va., the late Doug Dowell, and Howard and Peggy Smith of Dayton. Mr. Smith received a bachelor¹s degree in business administration from Tennessee Technological University. He is a member of First Baptist Church of Dayton, and is employed as a document control specialist.

May 30, 2010

Wedding

Webb and Ankar

Jenna Ashley Webb became the bride of Ronny T. Ankar in a ceremony on Saturday, June 13, 2009, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. The Rev. Mike Nolan performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Lee Smith and Wayne Webb. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Victor Ankar. Mrs. William A. Tym II served her sister as matron of honor. Tina Ankar , sister of the bridegroom, was the bridesmaid and Laila Ankar was the flower girl. Bobby Ankar served his brother as best man. Dr. Charles Ankar was his brother¹s groomsman, and William A. Tym III was the ring bearer. A reception was held at Loose Cannon Gallery. After a wedding trip to Hawaii, the couple reside in this city.

May 30, 2010

Wedding

Jester

Rhonda Lynne Lowe became the bride of Matthew Stephen Jester in a ceremony on Saturday, March 20, at the Fillauer lake house in Cleveland, Tenn. The Rev. Carlton Espy performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Ron and Charlotte Lowe of Stuart, Fla. Parents of the bridegroom are Steve and Renee Jester of Cleveland. Rachel Hutcheson and Megan Brooks were the bride¹s attendants. Kileigh Brooks was the flower girl. The bridegroom¹s attendants were Steve Jester and Gary Jester. Wade Brooks was the ring bearer. A reception was held at the lake house. After a wedding trip to Stowe, Vt., the couple reside in Cohutta, Ga.

May 30, 2010

Engagement

Yanez and Bonner

The engagement of Janniz Yanez and Elijah Bonner is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Leonel Yanez of Donna, Texas, and Juanita Duenez of Flat Rock, Ala. Parents of the future bridegroom are Deborah Bonner and the late Charles Bonner. The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 21, at Lindsay Street Hall. Miss Yanez is employed as an administrative assistant by Eric Buchanan & Associates. Mr. Bonner is employed by Chattanooga Coca-Cola Co.

May 1, 2010

Wedding

Carroll

April Amanda Carver became the bride of Chadwick Everett Carroll in a ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, in Destin, Fla. The bride is the daughter of Dawson and Cindy Carver. Parents of the bridegroom are Robert and Gayle Carroll. Mr. Carver gave his daughter in marriage, and Riley Carver was flower girl. Mr. Carroll served his son as best man. A reception was held at Harbor Lights Marina. The couple reside in this city.

May 2, 2010

Engagement

Sturgill and Morrell

The engagement of Emily Jean Sturgill and Thomas Aaron Morrell is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Ronald and Kem Sturgill of Pineville, Ky., and Trudy and Anthony Davis of Blaine, Tenn. Parents of the future bridegroom are Robin Morrell of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., and the late Thomas V. Morrell Jr. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 12, at Temple Baptist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Louise Sturgill of Middlesboro, Ky., the late Jim Sturgill, and the late Charles and Mary Hodges. Miss Sturgill is a graduate of Pineville High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of the Cumberlands. She is pursuing a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy at Richmont Graduate University. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Helen Donaldson, the late Ernest Donaldson, James and Anne Whaley, Peggy Morrell, the late Thomas Morrell Sr., and the late William D. McCrary. Mr. Morrell is a graduate of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in collaborative education from Jacksonville State University. He is a teacher at Cloud Springs Elementary School and an assistant football coach at Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School.

May 2, 2010

Wedding

Vroom

Kimberly Dianne Seals became the bride of James Eugene Vroom in a ceremony on Saturday, May 22, at the Wedding Chapel. The Rev. Morty Lloyd performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of the late Charles Seals and Sarah Seals Campbell. Parents of the bridegroom are Dennis and Mary Vroom. Ronald McRoy gave the bride in marriage. Paige Seals, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Dennis Vroom acted as his brother’s best man. A reception was held at the Dent House. After a wedding trip to Panama City Beach, Fla., the couple reside in this city.

May 22, 2010

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