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Willis and Hickman wedding

Published May 21st, 2010 4:19 pm

Mary Elizabeth Hickman of Blountville, and Kevin David Willis of Kingsport, were married May 23, 2009, at Holy Mountain Baptist Church. Jerry Musick and Terry Hommel officiated at the 6 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Mark and Vickie Hickman of Blountville, and the granddaughter of Larry and Rebecca Hickman, and the late Wanda Miller and Wayne Hommel. She is the great-granddaughter of Mae Hickman and the late Jay Hickman. The bridegroom is the son of J.C. and Teresa Jessee, and David Willis. He is the grandson of Ray and Helen Pope, and Donnie and Marie Willis. He is the great-grandson of Ruby Jackson.The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father.Kali Hickman, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Cassie Blevins, Amanda Russell, Elizabeth Carrick and Laura Cochrane. Flower girls were Lydia Hommell and Olivia Cochrane.Landon Leedy served as best man. Groomsmen were Dave Phillips, Brian McGaha, Hunter Williams and Justin Marshall. Ring bearers were Andrew Cochrane and Hayden Russell. Ushers were Nathaniel Fillers and Nicholas Fillers.A reception was held in the family center at Holy Mountain Baptist Church.The bride and bridegroom are employed by Arby's and are members of Holy Mountain Baptist Church.Following a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, the couple resides in Kingsport.