Brickey and Lawson wedding announcement
Courtney Michelle Brickey of Kingsport, and Aaron Thomas Lawson of Kingsport, plan to be married at 5:30 p.m., July 9, 2011, at Mafair United Methodist Church.The bride-elect is the daughter of Stephen and Shana Price of Kingsport, and Michael and Debby Brickey of Gate City, Va. She is the granddaughter of Aubrey and Stacy Price of Blountville, Alice Bowen of Blackwater, Va., and the late Warner and Geneva Brickey, formerly of Clinchport, Va. She graduated from East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor of science degree in biology and education. She is employed by Sullivan County Schools.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Thomas and Patsy Lawson of Kingsport, and the grandson of the late Lucian and Zelma Lawson, formerly of Kingsport, and the late James and Mary Williams, formerly of Blackwater, Va. He graduated from Tennessee Technological University, where he received a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering. He is employed at Eastman Chemical Co.
McDavid 65th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. W. Edwin (Velma Roberts) McDavid of Gate City, Va., will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., June 26, 2011, at their home.The couple was married June 26, 1946, in Gate City, with the Rev. N.P. King officiating.They are the parents of Alethea Henderson of Gate City, Va., Reve McDavid of Johnson City, and the late Joel McDavid.They are the grandparents of Jeff Henderson, Lisa Mathes, Laura McDavid, Will McDavid and Noel McDavid. They are the great-grandparents of Josh and Aaron Henderson, Matthew and Andrew Mathes and Cooper McCurry.Edwin retired from Tennessee Eastman Co. after 41 years of service. The couple met while working at Eastman. Edwin is a WWII veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in France, Germany and Belgium. He was wounded twice while serving in combat and received numerous combat medals for his service.
Daugherty 70th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. W. Clarence (Nina Bea Greene) Daugherty of Kingsport, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary June 29, 2011.The couple was married June 29, 1941, in Kingsport.They are the parents of Larry Daugherty and wife Sharon of Kingsport, and David Daugherty and wife Jan of Saluda, N.C.They are the grandparents of Ruth Ann, Sarah, Sarah, Elizabeth, Deborah, Allison and Julie. They have several great-grandchildren.Mr. Daugherty retired from Tennessee Eastman Co. after 44 years of service.Mrs. Daugherty retired from JC Penney.
Franklin 50th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Ted R. (Judy A. Steadman) Franklin Jr., of Kingsport, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 18, 2011.They are the parents of Vickie Gilmer of Kingsport; Scott and Sherry Tipton of Kingsport; Teddy and Angel Franklin of Kingsport, and Eric and Misti Franklin of Kingsport. They are the grandparents of Loren and Krissa Tipton, Eli and Evan Franklin and Peyton Winegar.Mr. Franklin retired from Grand Home Furnishings.Mrs. Franklin retired from JC Penny.
Rogers and Johnson wedding announcement
Sarah Elizabeth Rogers of Kingsport, and Jason Vance Johnson of Elizabethton, plan to be married at 2 p.m., July 30, 2011, at First Broad Street United Methodist Church, Kingsport.The bride-elect is the daughter of Roger Dale and Melinda Rogers of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Henry and Angela Williams of Kingsport, and M.C. and Evalena Rogers of Surgoinsville. She graduated from Sullivan South High School and East Tennessee State University. She is an accountant.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Theron and Lisa Johnson of Elizabethton, and Jo Ann and Harvey Anderson of Elizabethton. He is the grandson of Hazel Johnson of Elizabethton. He graduated from Elizabethton High School and received a bachelor of science degree in nursing and cardio pulmonary science from ETSU. He is employed as a registered nurse at Bristol Regional Medical Center and HealthSouth.