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Austin and Smith engagement

Published June 5th, 2010 1:55 pm

Alison Paige Austin of Blountville, and Jonathan Smith of Kingsport, plan to be married in an open-church ceremony at 4 p.m., June 12, 2010, at First Baptist Church, Blountville.The bride-elect is the daughter of the Rev. Clay Austin and Anita Austin of Blountville, and the granddaughter of the late J.C. and Martha Austin, Nancy Horton of Blountville, and the late York Horton. She graduated from Carson-Newman College with a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education in 2006 and in 2009, received a master of arts degree in education from Union College. She is employed by the Sullivan County School System and teaches at Bluff City Elementary School.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of John and Sheila Smith of Kingsport, and the grandson of the late Robert and Minnie Smith, Catherine Waller of Loudon, Tenn., and the late Curtis Waller. He received a bachelor of science degree in exercise science from East Tennessee State University in 2004 and in 2008, received a doctor of physical therapy degree from ETSU. He is employed as a physical therapist by Holston Medical Group, Kingsport.