Sawyer 90th birthday
William R. Sawyer Jr. will celebrate his 90th birthday with a reception to be held in his honor at 5 p.m., June 17, 2014 in the fellowship hall at Goshen Valley Freewill Baptist Church.
Bill was born on June 17, 1924, in Bar Harbor, Maine. He moved to Tennessee in 1978.
Bill is a U.S. Army veteran. He retired from Abernathy Construction in 1986. Bill attends Goshen Valley Freewill Baptist Church.
May God bless you, Bill, on your 90th birthday.
Marshall 50th anniversary
Gayton M. "Bud" and Gail K. (Hefner) Marshall of Kingsport celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception held in their honor June 14, 2014, at the Indian Springs campus of Glenwood Baptist Church.
The event was hosted by their daughters.
The couple was married June 14, 1964.
They are the parents of Kimberly Marshall of Lithia Springs, Ga.; Jada Bolden of Kingsport, and Deana Marshall of Kingsport.
Mr. Marshall retired from Eastman Chemical Co.
Price 50th anniversary
Mack and Linda Price will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 4 to 6 p.m., June 14, 2014, in the fellowship hall at Oak Glen Baptist Church, Yuma, Va.
Mack and Linda were married June 13, 1964, at Mack's parents' house in the Speers Ferry community with Preacher D.B. McConnell officiating.
They are the parents of Tina Hartsock and husband Henry of Hiltons, Va., and Tracy Ely and husband Joe of Pennington Gap, Va. They are the proud grandparents of Amanda Smith, and Chris Hartsock and wife Justine. They are the great-grandparents of Ashlyn Smith.
Your presence is the only gift requested.
Jones and DeGeorge
Amber Nicole Jones of Kingsport, and James Christopher DeGeorge of Portland, Tenn., plan to be married at 4 p.m., June 14, 2014, at Rose Hill Wedding Cathedral.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Shane and Lisa Jones of Kingsport, and the granddaughter of Roberta Jones of Hampton, Tenn., the late Wayne Jones, Barbara Porter of Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Luther Porter of Tuscaloosa. She graduated from Sullivan Central High School, where she was a member of the volleyball team, and received a bachelor's degree from King University, where she also was a member of the volleyball team. She received an M.Ed. degree from Middle Tennessee State University. She is employed as a school counselor with the Rutherford County School System.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Dick and Beverly DeGeorge of Portland, and the grandson of Bobby and Ruth Gregory of Hendersonville, Tenn., Margaret DeGeorge of Nashville, and the late Vincent DeGeorge. He graduated from Portland High School, where he was a member of the football team, and received a bachelor's degree from Vanderbilt University, where he also was a member of the football team. He is employed at EHR director at Dermatology Solutions Group.
Nave and Begley
Ann-Catherine Nave of Sevierville, Tenn., and James Asher Begley of Kingsport, Tenn., plan to be married at First United Methodist Church, Sevierville on Aug. 16, 2014.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Chuck and Sonya Nave of Sevierville, and the granddaughter of Robert and Polly Lee of Cleveland, Tenn., and Charles and Marilyn Nave of Sevierville.
The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Jim and Billie Ann Begley of Kingsport, and the grandson of Polly Begley of Kingsport, the late Keith Begley, Margie F. Colvin of Wagener, S.C., and the late Billy W. Colvin.
The couple met at their alma mater, The University of Tennessee, where both were members of the Global Leadership Scholars and received degrees in business administration in May 2012.
The bride-elect works as an internal auditor at BB&T Corp., and the bridegroom-to-be works at BB&T Corp. as an international banking analyst, both in Winston-Salem, N.C.