George Brunst and Debra Foster-Brunst, 1008 Willows Trace Drive, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Foster Brunst, to Jeremy David Kellett, son of Mark and Christine Kellett, 121 Mohawk Drive, Schenectady, N.Y.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of the University of Vermont, and a 2008 graduate of Massey University, New Zealand, with a degree in veterinary science. She is employed as a veterinarian in New London, N.H.
She is a granddaughter of Cecil and Eula Foster, Bristol, Conn.; and the late George and Pearl Brunst.
Her fiancé is a 2002 graduate of Franklin Pearce College, Rindge, N.H. He is a scientist for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
He is a grandson of the late Dr. Harry and Narcissa Kellett; and the late Jerome and Patricia Marbach.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for March 2012 in New London, N.H.
Mendy Payne and Eric Collins were married Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at their home in Telford.
The Rev. Pastor Jeremy Dykes officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Bo and Alisa Payne, Telford.
She is a granddaughter of Bud and Linda Day, Telford; Tag Payne, Jonesborough; and the late Betty Payne.
The groom is a son of Jane Collins, Telford.
He is a grandson of Louise McCurry, Telford; and the late Robert McCurry.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless ivory A-line gown featuring a brown sash.
Matron of honor was Katie Fox, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Pauline Keys and Felicia Greer.
Flower girls were Lyndee Fox, Marissa Collins and Allison Collins.
Ring bearer was Jake Fox.
Tom McCurry, uncle of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Rodney Collins and Jason Collins, brothers of the groom.
Following a reception, the couple took a wedding trip to Gatlinburg.
Mr. and Mrs. Sifford
Don and Mary Sue Sifford, 403 Hales Chapel Road, Gray, celebrate their 51st wedding anniversary Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011.
The couple were married on Nov. 16, 1960, at Hales Chapel Church, Gray.
Mr. Sifford retired from the Johnson City Power Board.
Mrs. Sifford retired from Baxter and Pharmaseal.
The couple have one child, Mark Anthony Sifford; and one grandchild, Matthew Erick Sifford.
Mr. and Mrs. Campbell
Roy and Helen Campbell, Jonesborough, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, with a dinner at Chop House in Kingsport with their family.
The couple were married on Oct. 18, 1951, at Harmony Church by the Rev. Dana Hood.
Mr. Campbell retired from Tennessee Eastman after 37 years of service.
Mrs. Campbell is the former Helen Ferguson. She retired from Johnson City Medical Center after 25 years of service.
The couple have three children, Sherry Hale and husband Terry of Jonesborough, Steve Campbell and wife Becky of Jonesborough, and Tim Campbell and wife Kristy of Kingsport; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Amy Christine Davis and Maj. Richard M. Martin, USMC, were married Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, La.
Todd C. Lee officiated the 7 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Nanetta Davis of Orlando, Fla.; and Jeff and Monie Davis of Grovetown, Ga.
She is a granddaughter of the late Jeff and Clessie Daugherty; and the late Harold and Dolores Davis.
The groom is a son of Theresa Billings of Johnson City; and Richard and Pat Martin of Tampa, Fla.
He is a grandson of Helen Billings of Johnson City; the late William Billings; the late Polly Maxwell; and the late Dr. and Mrs. Richard Martin.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Casablanca gown of sleek satin in a fit and flare silhouette embellished with rhinestones, Swarovski crystals, crystal sequins, silver beadwork and embroidery and beaded buttons that ended at the train.
Matron of honor was Summer Patterson.
Brett Price served as best man.
The Marine Corps Ceremonial Military Sword Arch was provided by Maj. Nate Hill, Maj. Michael Nakonieczny, Capt. A.J. Goldberg, Maj. Richard Cushing, Maj. Eric Dill and Maj. John Marksbury.
A reception was held at Oak Alley Plantation.