Land and Sizemore
Sarah Katherine Sizemore and Seth Michael Land were married June 4, 2011 at the Heron Dome at historic Allandale Mansion. The Rev. Terry Jones officiated at the evening ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Rick and Melissa Sizemore, and the granddaughter of Margaret Sizemore of Kingsport, the late Ballard D. Sizemore, and Bob and Sue Sublett of Kingsport. The bridegroom is the son of Parke and Sue Land of Richmond, Va., and the grandson of Lucille Young of Fairfax, Va., the late Robert Young, and the late Norman and Dorothy Land, formerly of Richmond.The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents..Nora Bryant, sister of the bridegroom, offered a reading, and Christopher Sizemore, brother of the bride, sang. A reception and dinner followed in the mansion gardens. The bride graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a doctor of pharmacy degree. She is completing a pharmacy practice residency in ambulatory care at Moses Cone Health Systems, Greensboro, N.C.The bridegroom received a bachelor's degree from the University of Virginia and a juris doctorate from the University of Richmond. He is an associate attorney with Clement and Wheatley law firm, Danville, Va.Following a wedding trip to Paris, the couple resides in Reidsville, N.C.
Musick and Grim
Lauren Michelle Grim of Kingsport, Tenn., and Philip Blake Musick of Lebanon, Va., were married Aug. 20, 2011 at First Broad Street United Methodist Church, Kingsport. The Rev. Donald McCann officiated at the 6 p.m., ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Herbert and Michelle Pierce of Kingsport, and Michael and Belinda Grim of Church Hill, Tenn. She is the granddaughter of Jim and Rosemary Pleasant of Kingsport, Lloyd Grimm of Church Hill, and the late Ernestine Grimm, formerly of Church Hill. The bridegroom is the son of Philip and Sharon Musick of Lebanon, and the grandson of H.G. Jr. and Pauline Musick of Honaker, Va., Hattie Miller of Lebanon, and the late Bobby Miller Sr., formerly of Lebanon.Given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her stepfather and her father, the bride wore a Maggie Sottero gown with a sweetheart neckline, embroidered with Swarovski crystals, and a ruched bodice. The A-line satin skirt with pick-ups extended into a chapel-length train. Her cathedral-length veil was accented with stardust crystals. She carried a bouquet of green cymbidium orchids, white garden roses, white princess roses, fiddlehead fern fronds, tropical foliage and seeded eucalyptus berries tied with a brown bow. Ms. Megan Grim of Kingsport, served her sister as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Robyn Campbell, friend of the bride, of Greenville, S.C.; Ms. McKenzie Calhoun, friend of the bride, of Nashville, Tenn.; Ms. Kristin Osucha, friend of the bride, of Knoxville, Tenn.; and Mrs. Ashley Bates, friend of the bride of Kingsport. Miss Miana Rutherford, cousin of the bride, of Kingsport, was flower girl.Mr. Skyler Musick of Lebanon, served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Mr. Joshua McCann, friend of the bridegroom, of Kingsport; Mr. Heith Miller, cousin of the bridegroom, of Rincon, Ga.; Mr. Zane McReynolds, friend of the bridegroom, of Lebanon; and Mr. Jared Miller, cousin of the bridegroom, of Bristol, Va. Ushers were Mr. Grant Bonner, cousin of the bride, of Gray, Tenn.; Mr. Greg Musick cousin of the bridegroom, of Lebanon; and Mr. Bradley Winegar, friend of the bride and bridegroom, of Kingsport. Mr. Carter Grim, brother of the bride of Church Hill, was ring bearer.A reception was held at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center.The bride graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School in 2005 and cum laude from East Tennessee State University Gatton College of Pharmacy in 2011 with a doctor of pharmacy degree. She is employed as a pharmacist at Food City Pharmacy, and is a member of Bible Baptist Church, Kingsport.The bridegroom graduated from Lebanon High School in 2005 and cum laude from the ETSU Gatton College of Pharmacy in 2011 with a doctor of pharmacy degree. He is employed as a pharmacist at Walgreens Pharmacy and is a member of Bible Baptist Church.Following a wedding trip to Maui, Hawaii, the couple resides in Kingsport.
Hensley 50th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. T. Claude (Betty Jo McAninch) Hensley of Jonesborough, Tenn., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 15, 2011 at Bays Mountain Park.The event was hosted by their children.The couple was married Oct. 14, 1961, at First Christian Church, Kingsport, with the Rev. L. Palmer Young officiating.They are the parents of Alan Hensley of Holden Beach N.C., and Deborah Hensley of Jonesborough. They are the grandparents of Greg Hensley and Kyle Hensley.Mr. Hensley retired from Eastman. Mrs. Hensley is an avid homemaker.
Moorelock and Hartsock
Clara Byrd Hartsock of Nickelsville, Va., and the Rev. Jack Moorelock of Sullivan Gardens, were married Sept. 23, 2011, at First Baptist Church, Nickelsville. The Rev. Steve Collins officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.
Hall and Sambat
Debra Denise Hall of Knoxville, formerly of Kingsport, and Bryan Isaac Sambat of Knoxville, formerly of Kingsport, plan to be married on Nov. 5, 2011, at First Baptist Church, Kingsport.The bride-elect is the daughter of Dennis and Rebecca Hall of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of the late William C. and Lydia Hunt, formerly of Limestone, Tenn., and the late Leonard and Mary Hall, formerly of Hopkinsville, Ky. She graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and East Tennessee State University, and received a master's degree in accountancy from the University of Tennessee. She is employed at Tennessee Valley Authority and is a Certified Public Accountant.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Lorraine Sambat of Murfreesboro, Tenn., and the late Dr. Ricardo Sambat, formerly of Kingsport. He is the grandson of Bessie Briggs of Erwin, Tenn., and the late Ike Briggs. He graduated from Sullivan South High School and received a master's degree in accountancy from UT. He is employed at Tennessee Valley Authority and is a Certified Public Accountant.