Tara Nichole Garland and James Andrew Pate were married Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at The Wedding Loft, Jonesborough.
The Rev. Dennis Hamm officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Larry and Brenda Garland, Elizabethton. She is a granddaughter of Novella Nidiffer, Elizabethton.
The groom is a son of Dannie Pate, Elizabethton, and Lynne Lampkins, Elizabethton. He is a grandson of Dee Grindstaff, Elizabethton; and Jack and Nellie Pate, Elizabethton.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a soft white strapless gown of organza featuring a drop waist and floral appliques.
Ring bearers were Seth Pate and Alex Musick.
A reception was held at The Wedding Loft.