Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Jeter and Shelton marriage

Published July 2nd, 2010 2:50 pm

Callie Susane Shelton of Kingsport, and Jeffrey Nielson Jeter of Kingsport, were married May 29, 2010, at Pleasant View Baptist Church. The Rev. Wayne Baker officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Alvin and Charlene Shelton of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Franklin Johnson of Kingsport, the late Charlsie Mae Johnson, and the late Hubert and Dorothy Shelton. The bridegroom is the son of Michael and Suzanne Jeter of Kingsport, and the grandson of Anita Ferrell of Kingsport, the late Roy Ferrell, and George and Iva Jeter of Kingsport.

Given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father, the bride wore an ivory-colored Dupioni silk gown with a cathedral-length train and a bodice of Alcon lace. She wore a fingertip-length veil edged with Alcon lace and wore her grandmother's antique brooch on the waist band bow.

Elizabeth Gamble, best friend of the bride, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Ashleigh Clark, April Davis, Ashley Jeter, Ashlee Johnson, Meredith Rodefer and Christine Rodefer. Raleigh Shelton was junior bridesmaid. Delaney Shelton was flower girl.

Michael Jeter, brother of the bridegroom served as best man. Groomsmen and ushers were Benjamin Barker, Parker Golden, Samuel Oliver, Jacob Rodefer, Chad Shelton, brother of the bride, and Toby Shelton, brother of the bride. Ring bearers were Carter Shelton and Cole Shelton.

A reception was held at Ridgefields Country Club.

The bride graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and Northeast State Community College. She will continue her education at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, this fall.

The bridegroom graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and received a degree in logistics and transportation from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is employed at Knight Transportation, Charlotte, N.C.

Following a wedding trip to Charleston, S.C., the couple resides in Charlotte.