Elizabeth Ruth Hutton and Cameron Michael Puckett were married Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at Central United Methodist Church, Knoxville.
The Rev. Joe Black officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows. Rev. Rayton Puckett, grandfather of the groom, assisted in the ceremony.
Music was provided by Dr. Charles Parham, organist; Carolyn Cottrell, pianist; and Helen Bryenton, violinist.
The bride is a daughter of Dave and Becky Hutton, Knoxville.
She is a granddaughter of the late A.C. and Lola Hutton; and the late George and Ruth Black.
The groom is a son of Stan and Kay Puckett, Greeneville.
He is a grandson of Norman and June Baker, Kingsport; and Rayton Puckett, Hillsville, Va., and the late Faith Puckett.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a full-length strapless ivory gown with a fit and flare silhouette, featuring English netting at the bodice, lace appliques over gold underlay, and a skirt that extended into a chapel-length train adorned with scalloped lace edging.
For the ceremony, the bride wore a matching fitted lace jacket with elbow-length sleeves, which was removed for the reception when she added an ivory satin sash appliqueed with Swarovski crystals
Matron of honor was Amanda Hughes Mauer.
Bridesmaids were Carling Puckett Achberger, sister of the groom; Brantley Bass Beeler; Hannah Helton; Jessica Bochat Kautz; Tracey Krieger McLaughlin; Ashley Seaver Mile; Natalie Robinson and Keri Stophel.
Honorary bridesmaids were Tyler Thurston Jeffrey, Sloane Philips Cogdill, Beverly May Miller, Julie Wichlinski Ricketts and Natalie Lester.
Stan Puckett, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Nick Achberger, Chris Woods, Chris Woolsey, Andrew Shibley, Chase Bailey, James Akins and Luke Chill.
Ushers were Luke Puckett and Wyatt Puckett, cousins of the groom; Anthony Montileone and Tim Wilhoit.
Following a reception at The Southern Depot in Knoxville’s “Old City,” the couple took a Mediterranean cruise.
The couple reside in Knoxville.
Wade and Candace Garland, 478 Hales Chapel Road, Gray, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kiri Jeanetta, to Caleb Lucas Robertson, son of Gene and Judy Robertson, Sardis, Tenn.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and is a 2011 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in animal science.
She is employed by First Farmers, Lexington, as a sales and service associate.
She is a granddaughter of Wayne and Joyce Garland, Johnson City; and Jack and Violet Southerland, Jonesborough.
Her fiancé is a 2007 graduate of Lexington High School; and a 2011 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in soil science.
He is employed by Winfield Solutions, Covington, as a seed and agronomy advisor.
He is a grandson of Edith Robert Robertson, Sardis, and the late Ezra Grey Robertson; and Bonnie Ruth Jowers, Lexington, and the late John D. Jowers.
The couple plan a private wedding for Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Meredith Valley Farm, Elizabethton.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Tammy Grindstaff Carter and James Oxendine.
The bride-elect is a daughter of the late Crawford and Elsie Grindstaff.
She is a graduate of Elizabethton High School and Milligan College. She is employed at Q.E.P Harris Flooring Co., Johnson City, as a customer service manager.
Her fiancé is a son of Jim and Velma Oxendine, Johnson City.
He is a graduate of University High School and East Tennessee State University Nave Paramedical Center, where he received a degree in dental technology. He is a self-employed stock trader.
The couple plan a private wedding for Nov. 1, 2013, in the Hidden Mountain Wedding Gazebo at the family villa in Pigeon Forge.
Mr. and Mrs. Thompson
Terry and Sharon Thompson, Mountain City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Liberty Christian Fellowship Hall in Mountain City with family and friends.
The couple were married Sept. 7, 1963, in Pacific, Mo., by Father Vineyard.
Mr. Thompson is retired from Mountain Electric following a 30 year-plus long career. He also served in the United States Army from 1959 to 1963.
Mrs. Thompson is the former Sharon Feller. She is a homemaker.
The couple are active members of Liberty Christian Church, Mountain City.
They have one daughter, Donna Swanay and husband Bob Swanay of Elizabethton; and one granddaughter, Susan of Elizabethton.
Megan Elizabeth Lamberson and Brendan Andrew Rice were married Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at the Citadel Beach House, Charleston, S.C.
The Rev. Richard Bennett officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Lamberson, 4129 Chisolm Road, Johns Island, S.C., and Kathy Nordlof, 14 Statz Court, Charleston, S.C.
She is a granddaughter of Virginia Barber, North Charleston, S.C., and the late Grace Lorenz, Riverside, Calif.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Rice, 3085 S. Xenia St., Denver, Colo.
He is a grandson of the late Calvin Etson; Norma Etson, Olivet, Mich.; the late Joseph Rice; and Elaine Rice, Cocoa Beach, Fla.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Watters Tyler gown featuring a sweetheart cutout of light ivory fabric with self bias layers.
Matron of honor was Stephanie Gammon.
Bridesmaids were Amanda Patterson, Emily Rice, sister of the groom, and Rebecca Rollins.
Anthony Maloche served as best man.
Groomsmen were Ryan Blackburn, Daniel Rice, brother of the groom, and Mike Cassidy.
Ushers were Robert Lamberson, brother of the bride, James Myers and Tamar Stalvey, sister of the groom.
Bride’s-book attendant was Whitney McMakin.
Following a reception at the Citadel Beach House, the couple took a wedding trip to New England.
The couple reside in Groton, Conn.