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Shepherd and Ramsey engagement

Published May 7th, 2010 9:03 am

Mary Elizabeth Shepherd of Church Hill, Tenn., and Joshua David Ramsey of Kingsport, plan to be married in an open-church ceremony at 4:30 p.m., June 12, 2010, at First United Methodist Church, Church Hill.The bride-elect is the daughter of David and Susan Shepherd of Church Hill, and the granddaughter of Mary L. Powell of Church Hill, the late Bert M. Powell Sr., and the late Fred and Mildred Shepherd. She graduated from Volunteer High School in 2001, and in 2005 received a bachelor's degree in exercise science from Tusculum College. In 2007, she received a master's degree in sport management from East Tennessee State University. She was a member of varsity cheerleading at Volunteer High School and Tusculum College, and Alpha Chi honors society at Tusculum College. She is employed at the Wellness Center, Johnson City, and Health Fitness Corporation of Kingsport. She is a member of First United Methodist Church, Church Hill.The bridegroom to be is the son of Palma Adinolfi Hawkins of Kingsport and the late David P. Ramsey. He is the grandson of the late Henry and Ethel Ramsey, and the late Salvatore and Dorothy Adinolfi. He graduated from Sullivan North High School in 1998 and in 2002 received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Milligan College. In 2006, he received a master's degree in teacher education from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He was a member of varsity baseball at Sullivan North High School and Milligan College. He is employed by Johnson City Schools at Science Hill High School.