Forbes 30th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Harrison "Odeen" (Barbara Ann Gouge) Forbes will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary with a reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., Sept. 18, 2011, in the fellowship hall at Temple Baptist Church.The event is being hosted by their children and grandchildren.The couple was married Aug. 29, 1981, in Las Vegas, Nev., with the Rev. Thomas Welch officiating.They are the parents of Vickie (Kenny) Belcher of Kingsport; Valorie (Lewis) Bausell of Mount Carmel, and Karen Reed of Surfside Beach, S.C.They are the grandparents of Solon Pitts, Ty Willette, Bobby Talley, Beverly Bausell and Jessica Bausell. They are the great-grandparents of Tanner Talley.Mr. Forbes retired from Tennessee Eastman Co. Mrs. Forbes retired from Holston Medical Group.The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.
Rose and Saylor
Marjorie Rose of Church Hill, Tenn., wishes to announce the engagement of her daughter, Jodee Rose to Philip Saylor, son of Lonnie and Kathy Saylor of Flower Mound, Texas.Both Philip and Jodee attended Ross. S. Sterling High School and met while part of the band there.Philip graduated in 1992, and Jodee in 1993. They reconnected in 2009 thanks to Facebook. She moved back to Texas, and now they both reside in Wylie, Texas.Jodee attended East Tennessee State University and is employed by Wylie ISD. Philip attended North Lake Community College and is employed by Werner Enterprises.Jodee and Philip plan to be married July 4, 2012 on Great Exuma Island, Bahamas.
Moody and Wampler
Keith and Daphne Moody of Gray, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelley Leann Moody to Joshua Tyler Wampler, son of Bill and Donna Wampler of Blountville, Tenn.The bride-elect graduated from Daniel Boone High School in 2005 and East Tennessee State University in 2009, earning a degree in early childhood education. She is employed at Colonial Heights Preschool.The bridegroom-to-be graduated from Gateway Christian Academy in 2006. He is employed at Ole South Barbershop.The couple plan to be married on Oct. 15, 2011 in a private ceremony at Kingsport Community Church.The couple both attend Fall Creek Baptist Church.
Five generations of the Nichols family
The five generations of the Nichols family are Lola R. Nichols, great-great-grandmother; Dinah J. Kinkead, great-grandmother; Lana C. Brown, grandmother; R. Bryan Shipley, father and Landon Bryan Shipley, son.
Keever and Flanary
Jodie Keever and Barry Flanary plan to be married at 3 p.m., Sept. 24, 2011, at Salley's Chapel Baptist Church, Weber City, Va.The bride-elect is the daughter of Charles and Margaret McConnell of Erwin. She is employed at Wexford House, Kingsport and is a member of Salley's Chapel Baptist Church.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of the late Shirley and Herman Flanary. He is employed at Brock Services, Kingsport, and is a member of Salley's Chapel Baptist Church.Following a wedding trip to Gatlinburg, the couple will reside in Gate City, Va.