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Davis and Mears engagement

Published July 2nd, 2010 3:07 pm

Mr. and Mrs. Tim and Jane Davis, of Columbia, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly "Kimmie" Lynn Davis, of Columbia, to Mark Steven Mears, II of Big Stone Gap, Va., and later of Kingsport, Tenn. He is the son of Mark Mears of Kingsport and the late Holli Mears, and the stepson of Deone Mears, of Kingsport.Kimberly is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Vincent H. Dutton Jr. of Callaway, Md., and the late Rev. and Mrs. Samuel Davis, formerly of East Hampton, N.Y. A graduate of Winthrop University with a bachelor of science degree in biology, she is employed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.Mark is the grandson of Mrs. Dorothy Mears of Jonesborough, the late Mr. James F. Mears, formerly of Jonesborough, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Euell E. Gardner, formerly of Big Stone Gap, Va. He serves as an active duty staff sergeant with the United States Air Force and is stationed at Shaw AFB in Sumter, S.C., where he is a member of the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron.The wedding is planned for Sept. 18, 2010, at the Millstone at Adam's Pond in Columbia, S.C.