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.
KINGSPORT — Robyn Lynn Hager and Tyler Steven Campbell were married Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Mountain View United Methodist Church.
The Rev. Brian Taylor and the Rev. Jerry Everley officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Hager Jr., Kingsport.
She is a granddaughter of Erma Lane, Gate City, Va.; the late Rev. Claude Lane; and the late Robert F. and Frances Hager.
The groom is a son of Dr. and Mrs. Steven R. Campbell, Jonesborough.
He is a grandson of Elizabeth Stykes, Gray; the late Frederick “Dean” Stykes; and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Campbell, Jonesborough.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Maggie Sottero gown of Rhapsody taffeta featuring an A-line silhouette, a sweetheart neckline and glistening beaded motifs with Swarovski crystals accenting the side hip and corset back.
Matron of honor was Jessica Barnett.
Bridesmaids were Mallory Lane; Meghan Grant; Rachel Squibb, sister of the groom; Rachel Bennett; Ashley Scott; Jessica Gregory; Kate Schuler; Lauren Turner and Lauren Musick.
Flower girl was Jorja Coleman. Ring bearer was Weston Squibb.
Dr. Steven Campbell, father of the bride, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Wesley Squibb, Bart Stykes, David Modzelewski, Aaron Modzelewski, Brandon Cox, Justin Miller, Josh Gibson, Lucas Gregory and JD Sizemore.
Ushers were John Dudney, Robert Witt, Wyeth Lawson and John Redmond.
Following a reception held at the MeadowView Conference & Resort Center, the couple took a wedding trip to St. Lucia.
They reside in Greenville, S.C.
BRISTOL — Susan Elizabeth McClellan and Ned Stanley Zeiler were married Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, in the courtyard at First Presbyterian Church.
Dr. Gordon A. Turnbull officiated the 11 a.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Benjamin Dawson and Cameron Lugo, violin; and Bethany Dawson, violoncello.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Rutledge McClellan of Bristol.
She is a granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Hugh Emerson McClellan; the late James Roy Ramey; and Elizabeth Leake Ramey, Prestonsburg, Ky.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Dean Zeiler of Watauga.
He is a grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ned Singleton Zeiler; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Young.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a classic ivory linen sheath gown featuring a sleeveless silhouette, fitted cross-front bodice and a floor-length straight skirt.
Matron of honor was Jennifer Rogers Dyer.
Ring bearers were Connor Rutledge McClellan and Colton Emerson McClellan, nephews of the bride.
Joseph Dean Zeiler, father of the groom, served as best man.
Ushers were James Emerson McClellan, brother of the bride, and Lt. Jacob Range Zeiler, brother of the groom.
A luncheon reception was held at the 1928 Sessions Room at KP on Bank Street.
Delbert and Debbie Elliott, Limestone, announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Marie, to Daniel Michael Bailey, son of Michael Ray and Mary Ann Bailey, Cookeville.
The bride-elect will graduate in May from East Tennessee State University with a degree in elementary education.
She is a granddaughter of Vernon and Betty Estepp of Limestone, and the late Elmer and Virginia Nell Elliott.
Her fiancé is a 2009 graduate of Tennessee Tech, where he received a degree in electrical engineering.
He is a grandson of the late Rosalie and Clifford Lozon, the late John Ray Bailey and Thelma Taylor, Cookeville.
The couple plan a private wedding for Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011.