Jill Marie Griggs of Kingsport, Tenn., now living in Johnson City, and Joshua Steven Metcalf of Harrogate, Tenn., also living in Johnson City, plan to be married at 5 p.m., Oct. 12, 2013 at The Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Barry and Beverly Griggs of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of the late Cloyce and Dean Billings, formerly of St. Joseph, Tenn.; and the late Lewis and Lillian Griggs, formerly of Waynesboro, Tenn. She graduated from Sullivan South High School in 2004, and received a master’s degree in speech language pathology from East Tennessee State University, where she was a member of Sigma Kappa sorority. She is employed at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Johnson City.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Steve and Alicia Metcalf of Harrogate, and the grandson of Charles and Wilma Rector of Harrogate, Wilma Metcalf of Harrogate, and the late William “Gene” Metcalf. He graduated from J. Frank White Academy in 2001 and received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from East Tennessee State University. He is employed at Wellmont Health System in Kingsport.