Mr. and Mrs. Shell
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Shell, Limestone Cove, Unicoi, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary surrounded by friends and family at a reception hosted by their niece, Emily Fletcher and family, and nephew, Mark Gage and family.
The couple were married July 1, 1961, by the Rev. Wrightly Salling.
Mr. Shell retired from CSX Railroad and Unicoi County School System.
Mrs. Shell is the former Alma Davis. She is retired from Sprint Telephone Company and Telamon Corp.
They are active members of Redeemed Baptist Church.
ELIZABETHTON — Darlene Randolph and James E. McEwen were married Saturday, June 4, 2011, at the Covered Bridge at Riverside Park.
The Rev. Jack Lyons officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is the mother of Mark Randolph and wife Lori, Gray; and Alan Randolph and wife Amy, Jackson, Tenn.
The groom is the father of Lisa Evans and husband Larry, Johnson City; Kris O’Brien and husband Tom, Cincinnati, Ohio; and Mike McEwen and wife Kim, Gray.
Given in marriage and escorted by her sons, Alan and Mark Randolph, the bride wore a gown of white chiffon over satin featuring a ruffled V-neck, covered buttons to the waist, three-quarter-length sleeves and a flared hemline.
Flower girl was Hope Anna Randolph, granddaughter of the bride.
Ring bearer was Luke Aaron Randolph, grandson of the bride.
Following a reception at the Rotary Club Shelter on Doe River, the couple took a wedding trip to Charleston, S.C.
Holly Jones and Timothy James Fisher were married Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Boones Creek Christian Church.
David Clark, minister, officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Kellie McClendon, vocalist; Roddy Bird, pianist; Norman Gray, trumpeter; and Julie Cardwell, organist.
The bride is a daughter of Freddie Jones, 572 Brethren Church Road, Jonesborough; and the late Jessie Jones.
She is a granddaughter of Rachel Shipley of Johnson City; the late Russell Shipley; Edith Jones of Gray; and the late Herbert M. Jones.
The groom is a son of Richard and Vickie Fisher, 96 Ashley Drive, Bristol, Va.
He is a grandson of the late Ray and Helen Fisher; and the late Brown and Kathleen Hoback.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore an A-line gown of satin featuring a chiffon split overlay and metallic embroidery.
Matron of honor was Cindy M. Widener.
Flower girl was Laiken Hoback.
Richard J. Fisher II served as best man.
Ushers were Chris Widener and Casey Jones.
Bride’s book attendant was Penny Kyker.
Following a reception at the Holiday Inn, the couple took a wedding trip to Secrets Sanctuary Cap Cana, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
PALMYRA — Jessica Lauren Forsythe and David Christopher Henley were married Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Henley Farm.
The Rev. Paul Gardner officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Frank and Cary Forsythe of Erwin.
She is a granddaughter of the late Jerry and Evelyn Forsythe; Frances Usher of Henderson, N.C.; and the late Archie Usher.
The groom is a son of Brian and Elisabeth Henley, Palmyra.
He is a grandson of Jean Henley of Hughson, Calif.; the late David Henley; and Henry and Jacoba VanderStoel of Sunnyside, W.Va.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an A-line gown of white chiffon featuring a side-draped bodice, beaded lace, a lace-up back and a skirt that extended into a sweep train.
Maid of honor was Amanda Forsythe, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Katie Usher and Rachel Henley, sister of the groom.
Flower girls were Clara and Audrey Schlotfeldts.
Simon Henley, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Carl Wigington and Jimmy Fisher.
Following a reception at Henley Farm, the couple took a wedding trip to Folly Beach, Charleston, S.C.
Summer Jade Galloway and Kyle Dean Turner were married Sunday, July 3, 2011, at The Pavilion at Pepper Plantation in Charleston, S.C.
Dr. Reynold Lemp officiated the 7 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Brian and Jan Owens, 914 Katies Way, Johnson City, Tenn.
She is a granddaughter of Jim and Nann Cromer, Kingsport, Tenn., and Lawerence and Nellie Owens, Johnson City.
The groom is a son of Craig and Sharon Turner, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Dr. Reynold and Mary Ann Lemp, and Collie and Effie Jo Turner, all of Winter Garden, Fla.
Given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a straight floor-length gown of satin featuring a halter top.
Maid of honor was Faith Bauserman.
Bridesmaids were Sierra Galloway, Danielle Turner and Jamie Russell.
Flower girl was Gloria Keith.
Ring bearer was Gavyn Owens.
Drew Turner served as best man.
Groomsmen were Mark Shrum, Nat Scott and Jim Haas.
Ushers were Spencer Galloway and Sanders Owens.
Following a reception at The Pavilion, the couple took a wedding trip to the Dominican Republic.