Announcement is made of the engagement of Megan Brianna Poole and Alexander Thomas Greer.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Stone, Arden, N.C.; and the late Marcus Poole.
She is a 2006 graduate of T.C. Roberson High School; and a 2010 honors graduate of University of North Carolina-Charlotte, where she received a bachelor’s degree in communications.
She is employed by Give Fifty One, Charlotte, N.C., as a project manager.
She is a granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Archie Morrow, Shelby, N.C.; and Eloise Poole, Panama City Beach, Fla., and the late Billy Poole.
Her fiancé is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Greer, Johnson City.
He is a 2007 graduate of Science Hill High School; and a 2010 honors graduate of University of North Carolina-Asheville, where he received a bachelor’s degree in accounting.
He passed the CPA exam in 2012, attended Charlotte School of Law and is cofounder of Give Fifty One, Charlotte, N.C.
He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Greer, Johnson City; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ralph B. Clemons.
The couple plan a private wedding for 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Pretty Place Chapel, Cleveland, S.C.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Brittany Nichole Carter and Christopher David Ivanich.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Angie Smith, Gray; and John Carter, Elizabethton.
She is a 2012 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She is employed by Sullivan County Schools.
She is a granddaughter of Sue Murray, Gray, and the late Billy R. Murray; and John and Phyllis Carter, Jonesborough. She is a great-granddaughter of Daisy Buckles and Goldie Johnson, both of Johnson City.
Her fiancé is a son of Waylon and Barb Dilliard, Mount Juliet, Tenn.
He is a 2013 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in graphic design. He is employed by Holston Distributing Co.
He is a grandson of Paul and Anita Desautels, Lanark, Ontario; and is a great-grandson of Freida Deschner, Ontario.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Domtar Cabin, Kingsport.
Mr. and Mrs. Ganger
Mr. and Mrs. Ted E. Ganger Sr., Johnson City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
The couple were married on Sept. 30, 1963, at Shawnee Methodist Church, Lima, Ohio.
Mr. Ganger retired from Associated Rubber and worked 16 years at Burton Rubber.
Mrs. Ganger is the former Linda D. Colberg. She owned Wood n’ Wood Knots, Johnson City.
The couple are members of Jonesborough United Methodist Church.
The couple have four children, Deborah Miller and husband Red, Darlene Ganger, Ted Ganger and wife Dionne, and Todd Ganger; and four grandchildren, LaRae and Joe Ganger, and Chloe and Macy Ganger.
Mr. and Mrs. Trivette
Ralph P. and Linda S. Trivette, 125 Horseshoe Drive, Johnson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at a reception at 1 p.m. at The DoubleTree.
The couple were married on Sept. 21, 1963, at 611 E. Pine St., Johnson City, by the Rev. Otis Banks.
Mr. Trivette retired from EZ Paintr Corp.
Mrs. Trivette is the former Linda S. Moore. She retired from Spotless Carpet Cleaners.
The couple have three children, Janet Peters, Jack Trivette, Jennifer Trivette; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Heather Cheri Carter and Bradley Carroll Billheimer were married Friday, March 1, 2013, at Folly Beach, S.C.
The Rev. Robert Vickers officiated the sunset exchange of vows, followed by dinner at the Tides Hotel.
The bride is a daughter of Dr. Patricia Robertson, Asheville, N.C.; and Joel Carter, Wasilla, Alaska.
She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh where she received a bachelor’s degree; and a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received her master’s degree in counseling. She is employed by Northwest Middle School, Winston-Salem, N.C., as a counselor.
The groom is a son of Carroll and Carol Billheimer, 120 Lakeview Drive, Unicoi.
He is a 1990 graduate of University High, Johnson City; a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree; and a graduate of ETSU, where he received his master’s degree in early childhood education. He is employed by Dent Wizard International as a manager.
He is a grandson of the late H.G. Billheimer; and the late Robert and Lucille Hughes.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a vintage-style gown of satin with a tulle overlay featuring a sweetheart neckline and waist embellishment and a tea-length skirt.
A reception was held Aug. 24, 2013, at the Plaza Renaissance Asheville Hotel, Asheville, N.C.
The couple reside in Winston-Salem, N.C.