Mr. and Mrs. Barker
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Barker of Erwin will celebrate their 50th anniversary Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, with a reception at 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, Erwin.
The couple was married on Aug. 26, 1961, at Cherry Grove Baptist Church in Jonesborough by the Rev. Luther Swanner.
Mr. Barker retired from Nuclear Fuel Services with 23 years of service.
Mrs. Barker is the former Thelma “Peggy” Keplinger. She worked for Dr. Colinger for 34 years.
The couple has three daughters, Lori and Kevin Sparks, Knoxville; Donna and Curtis Engle, Erwin; and Tina and Sheldon Roark, Erwin; and four grandchildren, Alicia and Andrea Engle, Erwin, and Chelsea and Andrew Sparks, Knoxville.
The celebration is open to family and friends.
The couple request no gifts.
Mr. and Mrs. Bryant
Glen and Brenda Bryant of Jonesborough celebrated their first wedding anniversary with a weekend in Gatlinburg.
The couple were married July 31, 2010, in an outdoor Western ceremony at the groom’s home by Greg Matherley, commissioner.
Mr. Bryant is employed by Mountain States Health Alliance.
Mrs. Bryant is the former Brenda Phillips. She works for the Washington County Sherriff’s Office.
Eric and Pamela Davis, 215 Timberlyne Parc, Jonesborough, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Elizabeth, to Jeremy Adam Williams, son of Larry and Karen Williams, 912 Clara Drive, Kingsport; and Jamey Brown, 2005 Michelham Drive, Kingsport.
The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Daniel Boone High School. She is employed by Washington County 911.
She is a granddaughter of the late Winston and Rosalie Davis; the late Robert Rockholz; the late Calbene Huszai; and John Huszai, Gray.
Her fiancé is a 2004 graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School, and a 2008 graduate of Walters State Community College. He is employed by Washington County/Johnson City EMS as a lieutenant paramedic.
He is a grandson of Buster and Vivian Brown, Kingsport; Mary Pack, Kingsport; Jean Bates, Kingsport; and the late Jim and Wilma Williams.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at BANQ in Kingsport.
Selina Streater and Charles Ray Hall were married Saturday, June 25, 2011, at Thankful Baptist Church.
The Rev. Danny C. Johnson officiated the noon exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Virine Streater, Hampton, Va.; and the late Carl Streater.
The groom is a son of Annie Hall, Gray; and the late Charles E. Hall.
The bride was given in marriage by her mother and escorted by her brother.
Ring bearer was Javion Hall, son of the groom.
Following a reception at Banq in Kingsport, the couple took a wedding trip to Aruba.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Heidi Rebecca Schneider and James Pratt Lathrop were married Saturday, July 2, 2011, at St. Pius X Catholic Church.
The Rev. Richard Gonzales officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Brandon Lutz, Garrett Cox, Reagan Johnson, Robbie Johnson and Frank Newell, vocalists.
The bride is a daughter of Kent and Coleen Schneider, 416 W. Pine St.
She is a granddaughter of the late E.V. Schneider; the late Nancy Schneider; and Eugene and Ethel Berger, San Angelo, Texas.
The groom is a son of James and Marie Lathrop, 301 N. Morningside, Corpus Christi.
He is a grandson of the late Frank Pratt Lathrop; the late Naomi Lathrop; Dr. O’Neill Pollingue, New Orleans, La.; and the late Marie Pollingue.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a gown of ivory satin fitted to the knees, featuring an overlay of heirloom lace, a bodice of ruched lace and a skirt that extended into a chapel-length train.
Maid of honor was Trudy Schneider, sister of the bride. Bridesmaid was Marie Elise Kimbrough, sister of the groom.
Samuel Lathrop served as best man. Groomsman was Eric Schneider, brother of the bride.
Ushers were Jon Carter and James Kollaja.
Gift bearers at Mass were Theresa Arismendi, Lisa Newell and Celeste Lutz.
Readers at Mass were Leonard and Jackie Lee, and James Kollaja.
Following a reception at The Courtyard at Gaslight Square, the couple took a wedding trip to Fredericksburg.