Ervin 60th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. H.C. (Bobbie Ford) Ervin of Kingsport celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 30, 2010.The couple was married Dec. 30, 1950 in Gate City, Va., with Charlie Pendleton officiating.They are the parents of Keith and Melanie Ervin of Griffin, Ga., and Teresa and Hugh Grills of Kingsport. They have seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.Mr. Ervin retired from Foote Mineral, Duffield, Va. Mrs. Ervin retired from Holston Valley Hospital, Kingsport.
Lloyd and Wolfe marriage announcement
Jennifer Brooke Wolfe and Braden Marshall Lloyd were married June 19, 2010, at The Lodge at Sugar Hollow, Butler, Tenn. The Rev. Carolyn Claiborne officiated at the 3 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alton Wolfe of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Myrtle Wolfe of Castlewood, Va., the late Paul E. Wolfe and the late Milton and Lorraine Smith, formerly of Saltville, Va. The bridegroom is the son of Mrs. Marnell Lloyd of Novato, Calif., and Henry Lloyd of Bakersfield, Calif. He is the grandson of the late "Thurman" Kendall and Edith "Pauline" Lloyd, formerly of Bakersfield, and the late V. "Jack" and Marjorie "Marjie" Lois Malseed, formerly of Thousand Oaks, Calif.Given in marriage by her parents and escorted the altar by her father, the bride wore an Allure couture gown constructed of ivory-colored Italian lace over satin featuring embroidered flowers with Swarovski crystals. The silhouette featured a strapless fitted bodice with a satin waistband. The lace appliqued skirt extended into a full chapel-length train. The veil was trimmed with ivory-colored lace and Swarovski crystals.Matrons of honor were Jennifer Lynn Wonn of Atlanta, Ga., and Sarah Mascioli of Denver, Colo. Bridesmaids were Sarah Barnard of Morrow Bay, Calif.; Mandy Rhoton of McKinleyville, Calif.; Wendy Campbell of Knoxville, and Emily Headrick of Gray. Flower girls were Makayla Wolfe, niece of the bride, of Kingsport, and Hayley Lloyd, niece of the bridegroom, of Templeton, Calif.Brant Lloyd of Templeton, Calif., served his brother as best man. Groomsmen were Brandon Sousa of Point Arena, Calif.; Dan Shuben of Santa Cruz, Calif.; Nic Manocchio of Camarillo, Calif.; Greg Barnard of Morrow Bay; Phil Poist of Atascadero, Calif., and Nic Schweitzer of Santa Cruz. Malik Wolfe, nephew of the bride, of Kingsport, was ring bearer. Laura Smith of Mount Carmel, and Audrey Smith of Kingsport, served the bride as guest book attendants.Following the ceremony, the bride and bridegroom along with their guests were served an organic dinner prepared by their private chef Rachel Tench of Boone, N.C.The bride graduated from East Tennessee State University with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is employed at Sierra Vista Medical Center, San Luis Obispo, Calif.The bridegroom graduated from California Polytechnic Institute with a bachelor's degree in horticulture. He is owner and operator of Rhythm and Roots Landscaping Co., Cayucos, Calif.After honeymooning on the islands of Tobacco Key; Key Cauker; Placencia, Belize; and Lake Tahoe, Nev., the couple resides in Cayucos.
Babb 50th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. James Henry (Shirley Ann Dishner) Babb of Kingsport, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 24, 2010.The couple was married Dec. 24, 1960, in Gate City, Va., with the Rev. Ray Hargraves officiating.They are the parents of Marilyn "Rockie" Kern and husband David Kern. They are the grandparents of Rebecca and Andrew Kern.Mr. Babb retired from Tennessee Eastman Co. Mrs. Babb is employed by the Sullivan County Department of Education.
Salyers 65th wedding anniversary
Friends and family of Glen and Mable Salyers joined in the celebration of their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 22, 2010 at Allandale Mansion.Glen Nolen Salyers and Mable McClellan Salyers were united in marriage on Dec. 22, 1945, in Kingsport, Tenn.Honoring their parents were Ed and Betty Salyers, Chris and Tammy Salyers, Gary and Debbie Salyers Bridges, John and Sherry Salyers Kennedy, as well as extended family members, including grandchildren and great-grandchildren.The Salyers family wishes to thank everyone who has expressed their congratulations, love and best wishes to Glen and Mable on their special occasion.
Gott and Hill marriage announcement
Ms. Ashleigh Lauren Broome Hill and Dr. Travis Matthew Gott were married Nov. 5, 2010, at The River Road House, Columbia, S.C. The Rev. Charlton Bozard officiated at the 7 p.m. ceremony. A reception immediately followed at the Jasmine House. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred J. Hutto Jr., of Lexington, S.C., and Mr. and Mrs. Johnny L. Broome of St. Stephen, S.C. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John and Katie Wannamaker of Cayce; Mrs. Martha Broome of St. Stephen; the late Mr. Mitchell Fleming, the late Mr. and Mrs. Alfred J. Hutto Sr., and the late Rev. Harold Broome. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Leroy Gott of Kingsport, and the grandson of Mrs. Jo Evelyn Wagner of Kingsport, the late Mr. and Mrs. Samuel and Helen Gott, and the late Mr. James Donald "J.D." Wagner.Mrs. Shari Danyel Stepanov, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Miss Christina "Tina" Marie Murrah, friend of the bride, was maid of honor.Best men were Mr. Samuel Leroy Gott, father of the bridegroom, and Mr. Thomas Gary Peterson, friend of the bridegroom. Ushers were Dr. Charles William James, and Mr. Christopher Keith Welder.The bride received a bachelor of arts degree in Spanish from The University of South Carolina and is an accountant with Commercial Metals Company. The bridegroom received a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Tennessee and received a master of engineering degree and a doctorate in chemical engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He will be employed as a senior research engineer for Invista in Beaumont, Texas. The couple honeymooned in the western Caribbean. They will reside in Beaumont, Texas.