Kingsport Times News Sunday, April 20, 2014

Churchwell and Gray marriage

Published June 29th, 2010 7:44 am

Carrie Alice Gray of Kingsport, and Joseph Thomas Churchwell of Kingsport, were married June 13, 2010, at Countryside Winery. The Rev. Sharon Davidson officiated at the 3 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of John K. Gray and the late Lyndia Gray. She is the granddaughter of the late Edward L. and Eva Catherine Stewart, and the late Maddie Kate and Burl Gray. The bridegroom is the son of Evelyn Churchwell of Kingsport, and the grandson of the late Thomas and Velma Henry, and the late Charles and Edith Churchwell.Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore an ivory-colored satin gown with a beaded bodice and train.Anita King, sister of the bride, of Kingsport, was maid of honor.Stewart Splawn of Fort Blackmore, Va., served as best man. Bernie Mac, the couple's Jack Russell terrier, was ring bearer.The bride graduated from Sullivan South High School and attends Northeast State Community College.The bridegroom graduated from Gate City High School and is employed at Shaw Construction.Following a short wedding trip, the couple resides in Kingsport.