Michelle Leigh Hughes and Leslie Alan Smith were married Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at The Blackthorn Club, Jonesborough.
The Rev. James Cambron officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Tim Neal, vocalist.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Hughes, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dan Hughes, Johnson City; Mrs. Nancy Hyder, Johnson City; and the late John Hyder.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Smith, Erwin.
He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Robinson, Erwin; Mrs. Jean Smith, Erwin; and the late Robert Smith.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an A-line Alfred Angelo gown of diamond white taffeta featuring a halter top, rhinestone and crystal beading on the bodice and a skirt that extended into a chapel-length train.
Maid of honor was Leslie Hughes, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaid was Alex Hughes, cousin of the bride.
Lee Smith, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen was Derek Smith, brother of the groom.
Following a reception at The Blackthorn Club, the couple took a wedding trip to Hawaii.
Rebekah Jamie Phillips and James Walter Moulton III were married Friday, July 8, 2011, at Paradise Falls in the Flamingo, Las Vegas.
The Rev. Tyrone L. Seals officiated the exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Eddie and Sheila Haren, Jonesborough; and the late Roy E. Phillips.
She is a granddaughter of Pauline Phillips, Jonesborough; and the late Roy Phillips.
The groom is a son of Ann Moulton, Jonesborough; and the late James Moulton Jr.
He is a grandson of the late Harold and Edna Larimer; and the late James and Lillian Moulton
The bride wore a strapless Maggie Sottero gown of white taffeta featuring an A-line silhouette with a sweetheart neckline, and beaded motifs with crystals accenting the side hip and corset back with pleated detailing.
A reception was held Aug. 19, 2011, at The Crossings Golf Course Pavilion, Jonesborough.
Mr. and Mrs. Bailey
Roy Lee and Hontas Bailey, Jonesborough, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, with a reception at their home.
The couple were married on Dec. 22, 1951, in Rossville, Ga.
Mr. Bailey owns and operates Bailey Manufacturing Company in Chuckey and is retired from C-E Minerals in Erwin.
Mrs. Bailey is the former Hontas Ruble. She is retired from Nuclear Fuel Services in Erwin.
The couple have three children, Jennifer Henley and husband Steve of Jonesborough, Robin Beals and husband Bob of Jonesborough, and Candace Kelley and husband Jeff of McKinney, Texas; and six grandchildren, Dustin Henley; Savannah, Sawyer and Saxton Beals; and Tyler and Conner Kelley.
Abbigale Elaine Mucha and Rhett Nichols Byrne were married Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, at The Oak’s Castle, Johnson City.
Father Hal Hutchinson of St. John’s Episcopal Church officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Jay Wilkinson, cousin of the groom.
Ceremony music was accompanied by Jay Wilkinson.
The bride is a daughter of Jimmy and Marsha Mucha, Johnson City. She is a granddaughter of the late Ben and Isedall Mucha; and the late August and Hilda Krueger.
The groom is a son of Charles and Betsy Byrne, Johnson City. He is a grandson of Jay and Bernice Stephens, Oak Ridge; and the late Tommy and Mary Sue Byrne.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a fitted, ivory gown with cascading floral appliqués shaping the chapel train.
Matron of honor was Jinnah Cox, sister of the bride.
Maid of honor was Casey Mucha, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Dr. DeAnna Brown and Tara Byrne, sister of the groom.
Flower girl was Quinn Cox, niece of the bride.
Ring bearer was Calvin Cox, nephew of the bride.
Shane Byrne and Chas Byrne, both brothers of the groom, served as best men.
Groomsmen were Scott Brown and Taylor Pugh.
Bride’s book attendants were Lucy Adkins and Katie Yockel.
Following a reception at The Oak’s Castle, the couple took a wedding trip to Asheville, N.C., with a trip to St. Lucia planned for a later date.
Mr. and Mrs. Manning
Ron and Bonnie Manning, 1151 Cliffview Circle, Gray, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, at a celebration and renewal of vows at Boones Creek Christian Church.
The couple were married on Nov. 24, 1961, in Baltimore, Md., by Dick Morris.
Mr. Manning retired from Western Electric/AT&T after 32 years of service.
Mrs. Manning is the former Bonnie Ivarson. She is the former owner of the copy shop, Qualitee Shoppe, in Lexington Park, Md.
The couple have three children, Debora Lynch of Jonesborough, James Manning of Gray, and Trudi Cook of Mechanicsville, Md.; two grandchildren, Martin Everle and Kyle Kemp, both of Mechanicsville, Md.; and three great-grandchildren, Martin, Matthew and Myiah Everle.