Grim and Musick wedding announcement
Lauren Michelle Grim of Kingsport, and Philip Blake Musick of Lebanon, Va., plan to be married Aug. 20, 2011, at First Broad Street United Methodist Church, Kingsport.The bride-elect is the daughter of Herby and Michelle Pierce of Kingsport, and Mike and Belinda Grim of Church Hill. She is the granddaughter of Jim and Rosemary Pleasant of Kingsport, Lloyd Grim of Church Hill, and the late Ernestine Grim. She graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School in 2005, and will graduate as a doctor of pharmacy from East Tennessee State University Gatton College of Pharmacy in May 2011.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Philip and Sharon Musick of Lebanon, and the grandson of H.G. and Pauline Musick of Honaker, Va., Hattie Miller of Honaker and the late Bobby Miller. He graduated from Lebanon High School in 2005 and from Southwest Virginia Community College in 2007. He will graduate as a doctor of pharmacy from ETSU Gatton College of Pharmacy in May 2011.Lauren and Blake are both members of Bible Baptist Church, Kingsport.
Elizabeth Medlin 98th birthday
Elizabeth Medlin (Mrs. E.R., Jimmie) celebrated her 98th birthday March 6, 2011, with a party given by her children, Betty Lou Bates, and Wayne and wife Linda Medlin. Elizabeth was born in Sullivan County, March 6, 1913.She has two grandsons, one step-grandson, two great-granddaughters, one step-great-granddaughter, two great-grandsons and one step-great-grandson. She is a member of Vermont United Methodist Church.
Five generations of the Hawkins family
The five generations of the Hawkins family are James Carlos Hawkins, great-great-grandfather; Edgar Hawkins, great-grandfather; Allen Hawkins, grandfather; Ashley McClellan, daughter, and Elizah McClellan, son.
Woodard and Hernandez engagement announcement
Patricia Woodard Phillips of Bristol, Tenn., announces the engagement of her daughter Janet Woodard to Gabriel Hernandez.Janet is the granddaughter of the late Sturm and Dorothy Morgan, formerly of Kingsport, and the late Vernon Sr. and Frances Woodard, formerly of Kingsport. She is a 1990 graduate of Sullivan South High School and earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from East Tennessee State University in 1996. She is employed by the Godsey Companies and lives in Bristol.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Darsi Hernandez of Miami, Fla., and the late Eduardo Hernandez, formerly of Miami. He is the grandson of the late Sarbelio and Elvira Hernandez, formerly of Miami, and the late Audelina "Ninin" Matos, formerly of Miami. He graduated in 1991 from Dade Christian School, Miami. Gabe is self-employed and lives in Bristol, Tenn.The wedding will take place April 9, 2011, on the Gulf Coast of Florida. A reception/celebration for family and close friends will be held in Kingsport at a later date.
Hazel Baines 90th birthday
Hazel Baines of Fall Branch, will celebrate her 90th birthday March 23, 2011.A surprise party was held in her honor March 19, 2011. Family and friends gathered at First Baptist Church, Fall Branch, to help Hazel celebrate her special day.This joyous occasion was hosted by her children, Barbara Carter, Judy Salyer, Rita Rogers, and Kenny and Allen Baines.We love you, and happy birthday, Momma!