Announcement is made of the engagement of Victoria Audra Ramey and Alex Lynn Ketron.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Sheila Ramey, Gray; and Allen Ramey, Greeneville.
She is a graduate of Daniel Boone High School, and a graduate of Northeast State Community College. She is a student at East Tennessee State University, where she is pursuing a degree in history and secondary education.
She is employed by the Sullivan County Department of Education and the Natural History Museum.
She is a granddaughter of Edward “Oz” and Georgia Obsorne, Kingsport; Duane and Wanda Doty, Kingsport; and Linda Ramey, Kingsport, and the late Johnny Ramey.
Her fiancé is a son of Jeff and Deborah Ketron, Kingsport.
He is a graduate of Sullivan North High School, and attended Northeast State Community College.
He is employed at BAE Systems through Technical Solutions.
He is a grandson of Nina Arwood, Kingsport; Carol Arwood, Duffield, Va.; the late Guy Arwood; the late W.A. “Buck” Ketron; and the late Irene Ketron.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2012, at Domtar Cabin, Kingsport.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Heather Lea Ramsey and Jacob Scott Marshall.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Lisa Lawson, Johnson City; and Micheal Ramsey, Kingsport.
She is a student at the Tennessee Technology Center at Elizabethton where she is pursuing an LPN in nursing.
She is a granddaughter of the late Phillip Lee Hodges; Barbara Hodges-Mays and step-grandfather Bob Mays, Johnson City; Charles Ramsey, Cape Canaveral, Fla.; and Nancy Ramsey, Huntsville, Ala.
Her fiancé is a son of Christel Marshall, Greeneville; and Scott Marshall, Telford.
He is employed by Marshall Brothers Termite and Pest Control.
He is a grandson of the late Carlyle Marshall II; Joellen Babb, Johnson City; step-grandfather the late Dayton Babb; Michael Garst, Greeneville; step-grandmother the late Pat Garst; grandmother Diane Wilcox, Johnson City; and step-grandfather the late Ben Boswell.
The couple plan a private wedding for April 28, 2012, in Johnson City.
Natalie Wright and Rocky Shew were married Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at Brewers Bay Beach, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Minister Colleen Mader officiated the noon ex-change of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Ken and Connie Wright, Piney Flats; and the late Wilda Wright.
The groom is a son of Kent and Cecile Hyder, Elizabethton; and Don and Brenda Shew of Bowman-town.
Terry Britt served as best man.
The couple took a wedding cruise to the Eastern Caribbean.
Victor and Doris Leonard, Jonesborough, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Allison, to Charles Brent Moseley, son of Richard and Monica Moseley, Gray.
The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of David Crockett High School; a 2004 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in organizational communication; and is a student at Radford University, where she is pursuing a master’s degree in social work. She is employed by the City of Johnson City as a service coordinator.
She is a granddaughter of Alma Saylor and the late Loyd Saylor; the late Hobert Leonard; and the late Marvella Leonard.
Her fiancé is a 1990 graduate of Sullivan South High School; and a 1996 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in radiologic technology. He is employed by Mountain States Health Alliance as a diagnostic outreach manager.
He is a grandson of Dorothy Moseley and the late Charles Moseley; and Margaret Wetmore and the late Glen Wetmore.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, May 19, 2012, at the Blackthorn Club at The Ridges, Jonesborough.
Mr. and Mrs. Oakes
Jeff and Kathy Oakes, 5 Overlook Court, Johnson City, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary Saturday, March 31, 2012, at a reception hosted by their children at 6 p.m. at Hosanna Fellowship, Johnson City. The couple also celebrated with an anniversary trip to Italy and Malta.
The couple were married on March 21, 1987, at Trinity Chapel, Knoxville.
Mr. Oakes is pastor at Hosanna Fellowship, Johnson City.
Mrs. Oakes is the former Kathy Glasgow. She is a team leader/broker at Keller Williams Realty.
The couple have four children, Bethany Oakes of Johnson City, Allyson Spencer and husband Matt of Gray, Kara Oakes of Johnson City and Jeffery Oakes of Johnson City; and one grandchild, Isaiah Spencer.
The celebration is open to family and friends.