Mr. and Mrs. Friday
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph C. Friday, Gray, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Friday, Sept. 2, 2011.
The couple were married on Sept. 2, 1951, at Oak Grove Baptist Church, Gray, by the Rev. Coy A. Riddle.
The couple are still members at Oak Grove Baptist Church.
Mr. Friday retired from Dairyman’s Inc. after 46 years of service as a supervisor.
Mrs. Friday is the former Nila M. Cash. She is retired from Tennessee Eastman Co.
The couple have two children, Denny Friday, Gray, and the late David Friday; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The couple requests prayer in lieu of gifts.
Berry and Tracy Coggins announce the engagement of their daughter, Charlie Lee Shaw, to Shawn Allen Dugger, son of Johnny and Teresa Dugger.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and is a student at East Tennessee State University, where she is pursuing a degree in interdisciplinary studies, K-6 education. She is employed by the Homework Club and Johnson City Schools as a substitute teacher.
Her fiancé is a 2005 graduate of Daniel Boone High School. He is employed by Tucker Drywall and FedEx.
The couple are involved in the children’s program at Harmony Baptist Church.
The couple plan a private wedding for 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at Harmony Baptist Church.
Mr. and Mrs. Renfro
Virdan B. and Elizabeth G. Renfro, 136 Tilson Road, Limestone, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, with a drop-in celebration beginning at 2 p.m. at their residence.
The couple were married on Sept. 1, 1961.
Mr. Renfro retired from Eastman Chemical Company.
Mrs. Renfro is a mother and homemaker.
The couple have five children, Jeff Renfro and wife Val, Atlanta; Connie Werner, Kingsport; Dedria Renfro, Limestone; Melissa Renfro, Limestone; and Maria Renfro, Chattanooga. They also have five grandchildren.
Family and friends are welcome to stop by and share in the celebration.
Bill and Julie Tetrick, 2712 Elizabethton Highway, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Elizabeth, to Keith John Mijeski, son of Kendra and Dr. Ken Mijeski, 1712 Scenic Drive.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Elizabethton High School; a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in business management and marketing; and a graduate of Milligan College, where she received a master’s degree in occupational therapy. She is employed by Functional Pathways as an occupational therapist.
She is a granddaughter of Don Tetrick, Johnson City; the late Frances Tetrick; and the late Jones and Kate Williams.
Her fiancé is a graduate of University High School; and a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in public health administration. He is employed by Mountain States Health Alliance as community benefits manager.
He is a grandson of the late Frank and Violet Mijeski; the late Gil Crawford; and the late Jane Kassel.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at the Johnson City Country Club.
Cecil and Celesta Quinn, Limestone, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brandi Lee, to Matthew Thomas Chris-tian, son of Kenneth and Judy Christian, Church Hill.
The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of David Crockett High School and a 2005 graduate of East Tennessee State University.
She is a granddaughter of Tommy and Martha Quinn of Limestone, and the late Edward and Susie Saulsbury.
Her fiancé is a 1998 graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School and a 2002 graduate of Tennessee Tech University.
He is a grandson of the late Sam and Lizzie Christian and the late Henry and Henrietta Bishop.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at Asbury United Methodist Church, Greeneville.