Bays and Fogleman marriage announcement
Erin Kay Fogleman of Soddy Daisy, Tenn., and Nathaniel Martin Bays III of Johnson City, were married Oct. 23, 2010, at Salem United Methodist Church, Blountville. The Rev. Scott Caldwell officiated at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Keith and Brenda Fogleman of Madison, Miss., and the granddaughter of Margaret Fogleman of Blountville, the late Herbert Fogleman, and the late Roy and Nancy Pope, formerly of Blountville. The bridegroom is the son of N.M. and Pam Bays Jr., and the grandson of James and Betty Berry of Piney Flats, and the late N.M. and Ada Bays Sr., formerly of Johnson City.The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father.Jessica Mankin was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Whitney Sangid, Mary Woodside, Megan Brazill, Jen Zdroik and Lindsay Short.N.M. Bays Jr. served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Brett Paduch, Jared Fogleman, Jonathan Godfrey, Adam Terry and Scott Gentry. Ushers were Brian McCormack, Chris Berry, Andy Berry and Matt Pollock.The bride graduated from East Tennessee State University and is employed at the U.S. House of Representatives.The bridegroom graduated from Wake Forest University School of Law and ETSU. He is employed at The Health Management Academy. He formerly was employed at Hunter, Smith and Davis law firm.Following a wedding trip to the British Virgin Islands, the couple resides in Arlington, Va.
Adams and Wilson wedding announcement
Rachel Adams of Church Hill, and Brendan Wilson of Springfield, Va., plan to be married at 3 p.m., May 28, 2011, at Rose Hill Weddings, Johnson City.The bride-elect is the daughter of Kevin Adams and Darlene (Mills) Adams of Church Hill, and the granddaughter of Jim and Phyllis Roberts of Kingsport, Shirley Mills of Kingsport, and Jim Adams of Savannah, Ga. In 2007, she graduated from Volunteer High School, where she was a member of the Volunteer Marching Band. She is a senior at East Tennessee State University, and is a member of Indian Springs Christian Church.The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Matt and Kathe Wilson of Springfield, and the grandson of the late Daniel Wilson and Helen Wilson of Maryland. He graduated from ETSU in 2009, and is employed at Empire Media Group. He is a member of St. Raymond's Catholic Church.
C.E. Arnold 80th birthday
C.E. Arnold will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open reception to be held in his honor from 2 to 4 p.m., April 10, 2011, in the fellowship hall at McPheeters Bend Missionary Baptist Church.C.E. was born April 14, 1931, to Claude and Lena Belle Arnold, both now deceased. He has been a lifelong resident of Church Hill.The presence of friends and family is the only gift requested.
Jane Hughes 70th birthday
Jane Hughes will celebrate her 70th birthday with a reception to be held in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m., April 10, 2011, at Arcadia Presbyterian Church, 4616 Bloomingdale Road, Kingsport.The event is being hosted by family and friends.Ms. Hughes was born April 13, 1941, in Kingsport.She is the mother of Cindi McMurray of Blountville, Kathy Lowe of Elizabethton, and John Hughes of Blountville. She has seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.She has been employed at Hunter, Smith and Davis, L.L.P., for 27 years.She is a member of Arcadia Presbyterian Church.The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.
Steffey 50th wedding anniversary
Pastor and Mrs. Earnest L. (Janice Hicks) Steffey of Blountville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 5 p.m., April 9, 2011, at The Red Room, Blountville.The event is being hosted by their children, grandchildren and other family members.The couple was married April 24, 1961, in Gate City, Va.They are the parents of Susan and husband Edwin Smith, Brian Steffey, Sammuel and wife Crystal Steffey, and Scott and wife April Steffey, all of Blountville.They are the grandparents of Joshua Smith, Jordan Smith, Justin Steffey, Savannah Steffey, Cheyenne Steffey, Dakota Steffey, A.J. Steffey, Samantha Steffey, Matthew Steffey, Caleb Steffey and McKenzie Steffey.Pastor Steffey serves Lighthouse Bible Church and is employed at East Lawn Funeral Home. He retired from Eastman Kodak Co.The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.