Ashley Dawn Hill and Jonah George Nickles were married Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at Rich Acres Free Will Baptist Church.
The Rev. Dan Foster officiated the 1 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Jacob Tipton, pianist; and Danny Williams, saxophonist.
The bride is a daughter of Gary L. and Dawn M. Hill, 133 Joe Green Road, Jonesborough.
She is a granddaughter of Phyllis J. Hill, Jonesborough; the late Jack E. Hill; and the late John F. and Helen S. Jenkins.
The groom is a son of Joseph P. and Cheryl W. Nickles, 1305 Lake Drive Ext.
He is a grandson of Carolyn M. Whaley, Johnson City; the late Herman R. Whaley; the late Wiley P. Nickles; and the late Maggie J. Martin.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless gown of white taffeta featuring a beaded metallic lace bodice, an inverted V empire waist, a lace-up back and a pick-up skirt that extended into a sweep train.
Matron of honor was Kayla Hill.
Maid of honor was Jade Nickles, sister of the groom.
Bridesmaids were Nikki Davis, Jennifer Border, Alicia Engle and Stacy Eastwood.
Flower girl was Emma Davis and Bryanna Nickles.
Ring bearer was Elye Davis and Grayson Scalf.
Jacob Nickles, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Josh Phillips; Brandon Hill, brother of the bride; Jamieson Hamilton; Travis Bowman; Josh Padgett and Austin Fields.
Ushers were Aaron Hill and Jonathan Hill, brothers of the bride.
Bride’s-book attendant was Katie Fields.
Following a reception at the church fellowship hall, the couple took a wedding trip to the Bahamas.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Keisha Leanna Wilson and Derrick Everette Nave.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Deborah and John Potter, Mountain City; and Jerry Wilson, Vilas, N.C.
She is a student at East Tennessee State University, where she is pursuing a degree in cardiopulmonary science.
She is a former Miss Johnson City and former Miss Capital City and has competed twice for the title of Miss Tennessee.
She is employed by the Wellness Center as a front desk coach.
She is a granddaughter of Goldia and Willis Rash, Ashe County, N.C.
Her fiancé is a son of Keith and Pendola Nave, Elizabethton.
He is a graduate of Milligan College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration and sports management and was a three-year starter for the basketball team.
He holds accreditation through the American College of Sports Medicine as a health and fitness specialist.
He is employed by the Wellness Center as a personal trainer.
He is a grandson of Junior and Barbara Britt, Johnson City; Wanda Nave, Carter County; and the late Homer Nave.
The couple plan a summer 2013 wedding.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Sarah Elizabeth Hoover and Alex Christopher Cox.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Robin Woods, Limestone; and Harris and Marydell Hoover, Kingsport.
She is a 2004 graduate of Daniel Boone High School, and is a student at East Tennessee State University.
She is a granddaughter of Lessley and Sara Ellen Barr, Blountville; and the late Jean and Franklin Kiser.
Her fiancé is a son of Ned and Regina Cox, Gray.
He is a 2003 graduate of Daniel Boone High School, and a 2009 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a master’s degree in technology and digital media.
He is employed by Essyx Exhibits & Displays, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Wanda Cox; the late Eugene Cox; Gladys Hamilton; and the late Daniel Hamilton.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at Fairview United Methodist Church, Jonesborough.
Mr. and Mrs. Campbell
ELIZABETHTON — Mr. and Mrs. Richard Campbell, 101 East K St., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at a reception at First Christian Church, Elizabethton.
The couple were married on Sept. 1, 1961, at First Christian Church by Dr. Fred Smith.
Mr. Campbell retired from Zurich-American Insurance.
Mrs. Campbell is the former Sylvia Lumsden. She retired from Cintas Corporation.
The couple have three children, Vince Campbell and wife Ruth of Madison, Ga., Lance Campbell and wife Ilah of Duluth, Ga., and Adam Campbell and wife Jana of Cincinnati, Ohio; and eight grandchildren, Grace, Shelly, Joanna, Marina, Charity, Zoe, Eva and Ivan.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Nicole Marie Vasilauskas and William Benjamin Anders were married Saturday, May 28, 2011, at The Crest Pavilion.
The Rev. Margaret Zeller officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Therese and James Waddell, Little Falls, Minn.; and Thomas Vasilauskas, Longview, Texas.
She is a granddaughter of Henry Krueger; the late Bernice Krueger; the late George Vasilauskas; and Alverta Vasilauskas.
The groom is a son of Keith and Beverly Anders, Johnson City, Tenn.
He is a grandson of Joyce Anders; the late Claude Anders; and the late Bernie and Bettie Andrews.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a gown of white taffeta embellished with satin dogwood blooms and pearls.
Maid of honor was Megan Speight.
Bridesmaids were Lauren Farmer and Anna Ardito.
Ring bearer was Matthew Waddell, brother of the bride.
Elliott Anders, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Chris Anders, brother of the groom, and Brandon Vasilauskas, brother of the bride.
Following a reception at The Crest Pavilion, the couple took a wedding trip to Cancun.