Argentiere and Perry
Jessica Lynn Argentiere of Church Hill, and Eric Glenn Perry of Church Hill, plan to be married at 4 p.m., Oct. 12, 2013, at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center.
The bride-elect is the daughter of John Mark and Barbara Elaine Argentiere of Church Hill, and the granddaughter of the late John Argentiere, Frances Argentiere of Rahway, N.J., and James and Thelma Smith of Kingsport. She graduated with honors from Volunteer High School, where she was a member of the marching band. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Tusculum College. She is employed as an ISS representative at LabConnect LLC.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Glenn Lester and Linda Jane Perry of Church Hill, and the grandson of Roy Perry of Eidson, the late Paralee Perry, and the late Hubert and Margaret Mays, formerly of Kingsport. He graduated from Volunteer High School and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in biology at East Tennessee State University. He is employed in the food industry and is a band member of the metal band A Soul Disowned.
Dunn and Gray
Brooke Alexandra Dunn of Piney Flats, Tenn., and Landon Heath Gray of Jonesborough, Tenn., plan to be married at 5 p.m., Oct. 12, 2013 at Grace Meadows Farm, Jonesborough.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Betty Bishop Stout of Telford, Tenn., and David Dunn of Piney Flats. She is the granddaughter of the late Joel K. Bishop Sr. and Linda S. Morris of Telford; the late Jimmie L. Dunn Sr. and JoEtta Dunn of Piney Flats; Homer Stout of Piney Flats and the late Jane Stout. She graduated from Daniel Boone High School and is a student in the nursing program at Milligan College. She is employed at Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Johnson City, and is a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of George Gray Jr. and Lisa Gray of Jonesborough, and the grandson of the late Bruce Richardson and Jewel Richardson of Jonesborough; the late George L. Gray Sr. and Betty Gray of Jonesborough; and the late David Bright, formerly of Church Hill. He graduated from Daniel Boone High School. He is employed at Jacobs Field Service, Kingsport, and is a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
Dolen 85th birthday
Maude Dolen will celebrate her 85th birthday with a family gathering at 1 p.m., Oct. 6, 2013 at Country Kitchen Restaurant.
Vince and Carolyn Hill and staff of Country Kitchen Restaurant will host the celebration.
Maude was born Oct. 9, 1928, the firstborn daughter of Dan and Dellie Light.
Joining her in the celebration meal are her sons and their wives: Roy and Kathy, Tim and Sue, Ron and Faye, and Dan and Susie, along with her grandchildren Traci Dolen Taylor and Jason, Dr. Todd Dolen and Darci, Jennifer Dolen Cavin and Stephen, Gina Dolen Davenport and Eric, and Adam and Philip Dolen; as well as her great-grandchildren, Noah and Judah Dolen, and Carter and Catylin Cavin.
Maude attends Gospel Mission Church where she and her late husband, Pastor O.C. Dolen, faithfully attended for more than 50 years. She is a Prayer Warrior, friend and comforter to many people in our community.
She enjoys reading the Bible, working her flowers, receiving cards in the mail, and visits from her family and friends.
Stamper and Steinle
Deanna Marie Stamper of Kingsport, Tenn., and the Rev. Marshall David Steinle of Knoxville, Tenn., plan to be married in October 2013 at Colonial Heights Christian Church.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Michael and Jann Stamper of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ray Stamper of Olive Hill, Ky., Mrs. Eleanor Holbrook of West Liberty, Ky., and the late Mr. Earl R. Holbrook. She received a bachelor of science degree in marketing management from East Tennessee State University, where she was a member of Alpha Phi Omega. She is employed at Bank of Tennessee as their marketing and public relationship specialist. She is a member of the Tri-Cities Public Relations Society of America; Northeast America Advertising Federation; and national, state and local member of RID Inc. — Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Inc.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Michael and Marilyn Steinle of Knoxville, and the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Steinle of Knoxville, the late Mr. James A. Milnes, and the late Mrs. Lilly Milnes. He received a bachelor of science degree in marketing from East Tennessee State University and a master’s of divinity degree from Erskine Theological Seminary in Due West, S.C. He is the senior pastor at Reedy Creek Presbyterian Church, Kingsport.
Penley and Aisthorpe
Alana Marie Aisthorpe of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, and Brett Tyler Penley of Kingsport, Tenn., were married June 15, 2013, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Wilmington, N.C. The Very Rev. Robert J. Kus officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Cliff and Cheryl Aisthorpe of Wilmington, and the granddaughter of Robert and Leah McAuley of Reed Deer, Alberta; Hubert Jensen of Kelowna, British Columbia; the late Anne Jensen and the late Beverly and Audrey Aisthorpe. The bridegroom is the son of Charles and Mary Jane Penley of Kingsport, and the grandson of the late Jim and Jane Brown, the late Joseph G. Overbay and the late Ruth and Don Lockard.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted to the altar by her father.
Matrons of honor were Cynthia Patterson and Rachel Baker, close friends of the bride. Bridesmaids were Courtney Dredden and Erin Verner, close friends of the bride.
Best men were Charles Penley, father of the bridegroom, and Michael Stacy, close friend of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were Jamie Carroll and Kelly Frey, close friends of the bridegroom. Ushers were James Aisthorpe, brother of the bride, and Joshua Bindon.
Läna Penley, sister of the bridegroom, was first reader. Laurel Penley, niece of the bridegroom was second reader.
The bride received a degree in anthropology and sociology from Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga., and a master’s of public health degree from Emory University. She is employed in the Department of Human Genetics at Emory University, and is a member of Cathedral of Christ the King, Atlanta, Ga.
The bridegroom graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School, and summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville with a degree in political science. He received a juris doctor degree from Emory University, Atlanta. He is employed as an attorney with the firm of Kissiah and Lay, Alpharetta, Ga. He is a member of First Broad Street United Methodist Church.
The couple now resides in their new home in Chamblee, Ga. They plan to honeymoon the first week of November in Great Exuma, Bahamas.