Rogers and Key wedding
Kassie Anne Key of Church Hill and Dustin David Rogers of Church Hill, were married June 5, 2010 at Old Quarters in Jonesborough, with the Rev. John Autry officiating.The bride is the daughter of Paul and Rebecca "Kay" Key of Church Hill and the granddaughter of the late Bill and Annie Key, formerly of Elm Park, Ark., and the late Sam and Nell Hunter, formerly of Witcherville, Ark. The bridegroom is the son of Dawn Rogers of Church Hill and the grandson of Elizabeth Morlock of Kingsport.Given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father, the bride wore an ivory-colored tulle ballgown with a beaded bodice and a chapel-length train covered in lace appliques.Kelly Black, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Maggie Spurgeon, best friend of the bride, was a bridesmaid.Devin Rogers, brother of the bridegroom, served as best man. Randy Holtzclaw, best friend of the bridegroom, was a groomsman. Ushers were Jordan Key, brother of the bride, and Tyler Waterfield, nephew of the bride. Michael Waterfield, nephew of the bride, sang a song in dedication to the couple prior to the ceremony.The bride graduated from Volunteer High School, Church Hill, and received a degree in business administration with a concentration in human resources management from East Tennessee State University. She is employed at A.O. Smith, Johnson City.The bridegroom graduated from Volunteer High School, Church Hill, and is pursuing a bachelor of science in physical education degree at East Tennessee State University. He is employed at Pitney Bowes, Kingsport and is co-owner of Smokin' Aces Barbeque and Catering.Following a wedding trip to Hawaii, the couple resides in Church Hill.
Dowdle and Manning announcement
Maegan Elizabeth Dowdle of Nashville, Tenn., and Chase Everett Manning of Kingsport plan to be married at 7 p.m., Aug. 7, 2010 at the Croft House at Grassmere.The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Glynn James Dowdle of Nashville, and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Measells of Jackson, Tenn., Mrs. Martha J. Dowdle of Mosspoint, Miss., and the late James L. Dowdle. She graduated from Harpeth Hall School, Nashville, and will graduate in December from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she is an alumna of Sigma Kappa sorority and the University Honors Program.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of the Rev. Janet Batts of Kingsport, and Charles W. Manning of Mountain Home, Tenn. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John Marshall of Kingsport. He graduated in 2009 from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where he is an alumnus of Lambda Chi fraternity and the Student Government Association. He is in the management training program at Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
Peters and Roberts anouncement
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Peters of Jonesborough, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter Rebekah Carolyn Peters to Eric Thomas Roberts, son of Janet H. Roberts of Jonesborough, and the late Roy Thomas Roberts, formerly of Chucky.The bride-elect is a student at Pellissippi State Community College, and is employed as a real estate closing agent at Foothills Title Services. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William McDuff of Kingsport, the late Carl Rhoton, formerly of Kingsport, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Chapman Peters, formerly of Gray.Her fiance is a 2007 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor's degree in business administration. He is employed as a brand development manager in the beverage industry. He is the grandson of Naomi Hughes of Athens, Tenn., the late Chester Hughes, formerly of Athens, and the late Virgie Miller and Clifford Roberts, formerly of Niota, Tenn. The couple plan to be married in a private wedding ceremony at 6 p.m., Aug. 7, 2010, at Second United Methodist Church, Knoxville.
Ball and Queen announcement
Kristin Leigh Ball of Kingsport, and Christopher James Queen of Kingsport, plan to be married at 6 p.m., July 30, 2010, at the Kingsport Renaissance Center.The bride-elect is the daughter of Gary and Kathy Ball of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Harley F. Ball of Kingsport, the late Willie AnnaKate Ball, the late Bonnie Hammonds MacLellan and the late Robert Clay Hammonds. She graduated from Sullivan North High School in 2003, and is a student at Northeast State Community College. The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Kim Stanley and Jim Queen, both of Kingsport. He is the grandson of Dana and Estelle Wilder of Kingsport, and the late James and Velma Queen. He graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School in 2001. He is employed as a house manager at RHA.
Fleming and Kendrick announcement
Tiffany Leanne Fleming of Bristol, Va., and Shawn Eric Kendrick of Bristol, Va., plan to be married at 6:30 p.m., July 24, 2010, at Maple Lane Farm, Johnson City.The bride-elect is the daughter of Deborah Rose-Goodman of Kingsport, and the late Richard Lynn Fleming, formerly of Clintwood, Va. She graduated from Powell Valley High School, Big Stone Gap, Va. She is employed as a professional dog groomer.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Kendrick of Grundy, Va. He graduated from Grundy High School, where he was a member of the wrestling team, winning state championship titles for three consecutive years. He is employed at Gasco Drilling, a natural gas drilling company.