Drs. Steven and Teresa Wright announce the engagement of their daughter, Vanessa Marie Wright, to Charles Patrick Lewis, son of Jeffrey and Donna Lewis, New Tazewell.
The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in biology. She is employed by Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium as a wildlife naturalist.
She is a granddaughter of Donald and Ellen Wright, Pennington, N.J.; the late Juan Alvarez; and the late Maria Dolores Alvarez.
Her fiancé is a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received bachelor’s degrees in biology and philosophy. He is employed by Eastman Chemical Co. as a laboratory technician.
He is a grandson of Eddie and Charlene Treece, Speedwell; Dot Lewis, New Tazewell; and the late Bill Lewis.
The couple plan a private wedding for 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Maple Lane Farm, Johnson City.
UNICOI — Janice Marie Legg and Anthony Wade Clark were married Saturday, July 30, 2011, at Unicoi United Methodist Church.
Judge Stan Widener officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Harold McNabb, vocalist.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Legg, 414 Leesburg Road, Telford.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Clark, 956 Marbleton Road, Unicoi.
He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. William McNabb, Unicoi.
Given in marriage by her family and escorted by her brother, Steve Legg, the bride wore a soft A-line sweetheart gown of chiffon featuring a cascading side drape, an empire waist and a pleated back.
Bridesmaids were Lori Burchell and Chris Hale, both sisters of the bride.
Groomsmen were Brandon Dixon and Tyler Dixon, nephews of the groom.
Following a reception at the church fellowship hall, the couple took a wedding trip to Jamaica.
Eddie and Kim Good, Gray, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Whitney Grutsch, to Wesley Alan Bradley, son of Andy and Rhonda Bradley, Blountville.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Daniel Boone High School and a 2011 graduate of Northeast State Community College, where she received an associates of applied science degree in cardiovascular technology.
She is a granddaughter of Gordon and Anice Barnard, Bluff City; Jimmy and Linda Westmoreland, Johnson City; and Larry Good, Johnson City.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Twin Springs High School and Northeast State Community College. He is employed by Eastman Chemical Company.
He is a grandson of Sam and Clara Goins, Nickelsville, Va.; and Harold and Nancy Hunt, Kingsport.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct.1, 2011, at the Kaycliff Center on Boone Lake, Gray.
Amy Camille Forrester and Wesley Howard Drake were married Monday, July 18, 2011, at Sandals Grande Riviera, Ochos Rios, Jamaica.
The Rev. Sheldon Anderson officiated the 4 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by James Cooper, violinist.
The bride is a daughter of Jewell Walker, Johnson City, Tenn.; the late James R. Forrester; and a stepdaughter of the late Jim Walker.
She is a granddaughter of Delmer and Mandelene Morely, Shady Valley, Tenn.; and the late Curtis and Virginia Forrester.
The groom is a son of Valerie and José Martorell, Long Beach, Fla.; and Michael and Camille Drake, Raleigh, N.C.
He is a grandson of the late Edward Groff; the late Juanita Mackey; and the late Thomas and Mamie Drake.
The bride wore a slim, side-draped gown of ivory charmeuse accented with a champagne satin sash with beaded detail and a skirt that extended into a sweep train.
Following a reception, the couple remained at Sandals Grande Riviera for their wedding trip.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Jessica Nicole Hopson and Benjamin Huff Bacon.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Greg Hopson, 1564 Harmony Road, Jonesborough; and the late Rita Hopson.
She is a 2001 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and a 2004 graduate of Northeast State Community College.
She is employed by James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center as a registered dental assistant.
She is a granddaughter of Speedy and Harriet Hopson, Unicoi; and Paul and Della Chandler, Unicoi.
Her fiancé is a son of Bruce and Debbie Bacon, 260 Bacon Road, Jonesborough.
He is a 2002 graduate of Daniel Boone High School.
He is employed by United Parcel Service and is a member of Sulphur Springs Volunteer Fire Department.
He is a grandson of John and Mary Huff, Jonesborough; and the late Bruce and Ann Bacon.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, at Sulphur Springs Baptist Church, Jonesborough.