Miller and Lady
Jessica Renee Miller of Kingsport and Travis Delaney Lady of Kingsport plan to be married April 19, 2014.
The bride-elect is the daughter of John David and Vicki Miller of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Garland and Lorraine Ruth of Kingsport, and the late John Thomas and Thelma Miller, formerly of Kingsport. She graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and is employed at the Kingsport Times-News.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Larry Bell of Gray, Barbara Ann Bell of Lakeworth, Fla., and Thomas D. Lady of Rock Springs, Tenn. He is the grandson of the late James "Cotton" and Mary Johnson, the late Alan and Doris Bell, Vertil Lady, and the late Frances Lady. He graduated from Sullivan Central High School. He is self-employed.
Levine and Hunter
Kristin Elizabeth Levine of Blountville, and Johnathan David Hunter of Church Hill, plan to be married at 4 p.m., Jan. 24, 2015, in downtown Johnson City.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Dr. Jeffrey and Anita Levine of Blountville, and the granddaughter of the late Laverne Perez.
She received a bachelor of arts degree in theatre from the University of Tennessee, and a master of arts in teaching degree in secondary English education from the University of the Cumberlands. She is employed at Sullivan Central High School and is a member of Celebration Church.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Doug and Dreama Hunter of Church Hill, and the grandson of Carolyn Bellamy of Church Hill, and Della Jo Conant of Kingsport. He received a bachelor's degree in nursing from Milligan College. He is employed in financial services and loans. He is a member of Celebration Church.
Price 50th anniversary
Johnny Ray and Doris Ella (Eidson) Price of Kingsport, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., March 23, 2014, in Room 310 at the Renaissance Center, 1200 E. Center St., Kingsport.
The event is being hosted by their family.
The couple was married March 23, 1964, at Church of Christ, Weber City, Va., with the Rev. H.J. Farmer officiating.
They are the parents of Randy R. Price of Kingsport, and Tina M. Nottingham of Spartanburg, S.C. They are the grandparents of Jason Price, Blake Price, Lindsay Price, Cassidy Nottingham, Kennady Nottingham and Duncan Nottingham.
Mr. and Mrs. Price are both retired from Tennessee Eastman Company.
Blackwell and Marcum
Hannah Elizabeth Marcum of Gate City, Va., formerly of Kingsport, and Bradley Allen Blackwell of Kingsport, were married Sept. 14, 2013, at First Broad Street United Methodist Church. The Rev. Randy Frye officiated at the 5:30 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Gregory (Laura D.) Marcum of Gate City, Va., formerly of Kingsport. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Charles B. (Betty Nelle) Duke of Kingsport, the late Charles B. “Boots” Duke, and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Marcum of Kingsport. The bridegroom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Gerald (Cindy) Blackwell of Kingsport, and the grandson of Mrs. Mary Blackwell of Kingsport, the late Dr. Lyle Blackwell, and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Chambers of Huntington, W.Va.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father, the bride wore a homemade, trumpet-style gown of Spanish lace with a sweetheart neckline.
Miss Gina Sarli of Knoxville, formerly of Kingsport, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Catherine Marcum, sister-in-law of the bride, of Gate City; Miss Anne Tumlin, cousin of the bride, of Kingsport; Mrs. Holly T. Smalley, cousin of the bride of Charleston, S.C.; Miss Julia Barber of Kingsport; Miss Ashley McClusky of San Francisco, Calif.; Miss Mary-Carter Kniffen of Knoxville; Miss Taylor Hensley of Kingsport, and Miss Rebekah Tompkins of Atlanta, Ga. Miss Charlsie Marcum, niece of the bride, was flower girl.
Dr. Gerald Blackwell served his son as best man. Groomsmen were Mr. Joey Blackwell, brother of the bridegroom of Charlotte, N.C.; Mr. Ryan Blackwell, brother of the bridegroom, of Rogersville; Mr. Colton Marcum, brother of the bride, of Gate City; Mr. Andy Mosser, cousin of the bridegroom, of Huntington; Mr. John Mark Bouchillon of Memphis; Mr. Lane Taylor of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Mr. Zach Kramer of Atlanta, Ga., and Mr. Andy Rogers of Los Angeles, Calif. Ushers were Mr. Lane Dukart of Kingsport; Mr. Clayton Kilgore of Kingsport, and Mr. Reed King of Memphis.
A reception was held at River’s Bend Farm, home of the bride.
The bride graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School, attended the University of Tennessee and plans to graduate with a doctor of pharmacy degree in May 2014. She was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma. She is a member of First Broad Street United Methodist Church.
The bridegroom graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School and received a degree in advertising from UT in 2012. He is a musician and will pursue his master’s degree in the fall. He is a member of First Broad Street United Methodist Church.
Following a wedding trip to Great Exuma, Bahamas, the couple resides in Knoxville.
Hale and Olinger
Lorrie Elaine Hale of Johnson City and Joshua Wayne Olinger of Kingsport plan to be married in an open-church ceremony at 3:30 p.m., April 26, 2014, at Boones Creek Christian Church.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Karen Hubbs Hale of Jonesborough, and Darrell and Kay Hale of Johnson City. She is the granddaughter of June Booker Hubbs of Knoxville, the late James A. Hubbs, and the late Charles Pete and Lola Miller Hale, formerly of Gray. She graduated cum laude from Milligan College in 2006. She is employed as the small business coordinator at Blackburn, Childers & Steagall PLC.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Wayne and Jennifer Olinger of Kingsport, and the grandson of Anabell Kitzmiller of Kingsport, the late Charles “Buck” Kitzmiller, and the late Marshal and Rosie Olinger, formerly of Blountville. He graduated from Walters State Community College in 2001. He is employed as the golf course superintendent at The Crossings Golf Club, and is a member of GCSAA and the Tennessee Turfgrass Association.