Birkey and Newland marriage announcement
Judith Ann Newland and James Kenneth Birkey were united in marriage on July 17, 2010, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, Johnson City. The Rev. John M. Irwin, pastor of Arcadia Presbyterian Church, officiated at the 2:30 p.m. ceremony. The Rev. Larry H. Stallard and the Rev. Daniel Iverson III also participated. The bride is the daughter of Charles and JoAnn Newland of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of the late Lessley and Theo Gaines Newland, formerly of Kingsport, and the late Rev. F.T. and Neva Switzer Perry, formerly of Hammondsport, N.Y. The bridegroom is the son of Kenneth and Dolores Birkey of Hopedale, Ill.The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father, and given away by her parents. Mrs. Carol Iverson was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Miss Emily Newland, Mrs. Kathy (Rose) Wagner, and Mrs. Diane (Birkey) Bowman. Miss Lydia Wilson was the flower girl. Mr. Richard Bair served as best man. Groomsmen were Mr. Scott Birkey, Mr. Duane Birkey, and Mr. Michael Bowman. The bride graduated from Sullivan North High School and Virginia Tech. She was employed by Mission to the World, serving as a missionary in Japan, from 1994 to 2010. The bridegroom graduated from Olympia High School in Stanford, Ill., Taylor University, and Regent University School of Business. He is self-employed as a farmer. Following a wedding trip to the Carolinas, the couple resides in Minier, Ill.
Clark and Jarrett marriage announcement
Jennifer Leigh Jarrett of Kingsport, Tenn., and Jeremy Ray Clark of Kingsport, Tenn., were married Jan. 30, 2010, at First Presbyterian Church, Bristol, Tenn. Dr. David Welch officiated at the 6 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Don K. and Carol Jarrett of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Charlotte Archer of Kingsport, the late Kenneth Archer, Don Jarrett of Kingsport, and late Charldene. The bridegroom is the son of Cindy Clark of Knoxville, Tenn., and Arvin Clark of Myrtle Beach, S.C. He is the grandson of Margaret Boles of Knoxville, and the late Jack Boles. Given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father, the bride wore an all-over lightly re-embroidered lace over whisper satin gown featuring a fitted sheath bodice with a mermaid flare at the hemline. The sweetheart neckline with lace straps extended across the shoulders and formed a keyhole back, and the lower back scooped to the waistline. The entire neckline was edged with slightly scalloped re-embroidered lace.Kimberly Jarrett Hall, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Rachel Jarrett, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Christy Harris and Devon Carty of Knoxville; Sarah Thurman King of Kingsport, and Lindsey Muse of Atlanta. Isabella Hall, niece of the bride, served as flower girl. Justin and Josh Clark, brothers of the bridegroom, served as best men. Groomsmen were John Jarrett, brother of the bride; Chris Mobley of Kingsport; Brian Hobbs of Knoxville, and Cody Renfro of Kingsport. A reception was held at the Bristol Train Station, Bristol, Tenn. The bride received a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee in 2007 and a master's degree from East Tennessee State University in 2009. She is employed as a registered dietitian at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery, Knoxville.The bridegroom is a 2006 graduate of the University of Tennessee. He is employed as an account manager at JB Hunt, Knoxville. Following a wedding trip to the Dominican Republic, the couple resides in Knoxville.
Bill Danna 80th birthday
Bill Danna celebrated his 80th birthday Sept. 22, 2010. A surprise party was hosted by family members.Bill was married to Betty Danna, now deceased, for 54 wonderful years.They had three children, Reba and Bob Kane of Ontario, Canada; Jeff and Sandra of North Carolina; and Randall of Kingsport.They have three grandchildren, Shanon, Jessie and Korie, all of Kingsport.
Harry W. Kincheloe 80th birthday
Harry W. Kincheloe will celebrate his 80th birthday with a reception to be held in his honor from 1 to 4 p.m., Sept. 25, 2010, at Goshen Valley Fire Hall, beside McPheeters Bend School.The event is being hosted by his daughters.Mr. Kincheloe was born Sept. 29, 1930, in McPheeters Bend. He has been married to Lucille Arnold Kincheloe for 56 years.He is the father of Marlene Gallaher and Inez (Randy) Garland, both of Morristown. He is the grandfather of Randall Lee Garland, Wesley Heath Garland and Robert Matthew Gallaher. He is the great-grandfather of Noah James Garland and Jackson Lee Garland.Harry retired in 1992 from Kincheloe Farm Supply & Rogers Hardware.The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.
King and Bulle marriage announcement
Stephanie Lynn Bulle of Kingsport, Tenn., and David Michael King of Birmingham, Ala., were married June 19, 2010 at Red Mountain Church, P.C.A. in Birmingham. David's college roommate, the Rev. Joseph Dentici officiated at the 5:30 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Bulle of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Iris Brown of Fayetteville, N.C., the late Master Sgt. Lee Brown, U.S. Army (ret.), Mrs. Gisela Bulle of Kingsport and the late Dr. Wolfgang Bulle. The bridegroom is the son of Mrs. Janet Nolen King of Gadsden, Ala., and the late Mr. Ricky King. He is the grandson of Mrs. Addie Nolen of Gadsden, the late Mr. James Nolen, and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Henry.The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father. Kaitlin Grothey of Nashville, Tenn., was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Maribeth Bidez of Atlanta, Ga.; Lauren Boone of Atlanta; Ashley Carter of Kingsport; and Melanie McFarlin, cousin of the bride, of Atlanta. Andrew King, Esq., twin brother of the bridegroom, was the best man. Groomsmen were Brent McLain of Chattanooga, Tenn.; Chris Bulle, brother of the bride, of Kingsport; Jeremiah Haswell of Birmingham; and Chad Hoskins of Nashville. Ushers were Dr. Drew Mitchell of Birmingham, Thomas Caesar of Birmingham, and James Bencina of Atlanta.A reception was held at the Matt Jones Art Gallery and enjoyed by all, especially after a friendly round of "Rocky Top," requested by the bride's family, was followed by "Sweet Home Alabama," requested by the bridegroom's family. Friends and family gathered from Germany, Argentina, and across the United States to celebrate this happy event.The bride graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority. She graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a master of science degree in health administration. She is employed at St. Luke's Episcopal Health System in Houston, Texas. The bridegroom graduated from Vestavia Hills High School and the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he was a member of Pi Kappa Phi fraternity. He graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a master of science degree in health administration. He is employed at St. Luke's Episcopal Health System in Houston. Following a sailing trip to the Abaco Islands, the couple resides in Houston.