Amy Christine Davis and Maj. Richard M. Martin, USMC, were married Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, La.
Todd C. Lee officiated the 7 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Nanetta Davis of Orlando, Fla.; and Jeff and Monie Davis of Grovetown, Ga.
She is a granddaughter of the late Jeff and Clessie Daugherty; and the late Harold and Dolores Davis.
The groom is a son of Theresa Billings of Johnson City; and Richard and Pat Martin of Tampa, Fla.
He is a grandson of Helen Billings of Johnson City; the late William Billings; the late Polly Maxwell; and the late Dr. and Mrs. Richard Martin.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Casablanca gown of sleek satin in a fit and flare silhouette embellished with rhinestones, Swarovski crystals, crystal sequins, silver beadwork and embroidery and beaded buttons that ended at the train.
Matron of honor was Summer Patterson.
Brett Price served as best man.
The Marine Corps Ceremonial Military Sword Arch was provided by Maj. Nate Hill, Maj. Michael Nakonieczny, Capt. A.J. Goldberg, Maj. Richard Cushing, Maj. Eric Dill and Maj. John Marksbury.
A reception was held at Oak Alley Plantation.
Nicole Ashley Craiger and Airman 1st Class Phillip Anthony Campbell were married Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, at Harvest Acres Farm, Limestone.
The Rev. Tony Crossnoe officiated the 3 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Lori Payne, Limestone; and Roger Craiger, Bristol, Va.
She is a granddaughter of Elizabeth Taylor Payne, Telford; the late Russell Payne Sr.; the late Bonnie Minnix Shook; and the late Devon Shook.
The groom is a son of Susan and Tony Campbell, Fall Branch.
He is a grandson of Barbara and James Burton, St. Paul, Va.; Robert Campbell, Damascus, Va.; and the late Erma Campbell.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, beaded ivory Oleg Cassini gown featuring a medium-length train.
Matron of honor was Kristina Tackett, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Tracy Martin, Stephanie Greenwell, Brandi Crawford and Laura Cole.
Flower girl was Janiya Mason.
Matt Salyers served as best man.
Groomsmen were Chad Campbell, Julian Mercadal, Brian Campbell and Jason Musser.
Bride’s book attendants were Samantha Tardy and Adam McCloud.
Following a reception at Harvest Acres Farm, the couple took a wedding trip to Pigeon Forge.
Kristen Denise Guinn and Daniel Abe Grindstaff were married Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, at Borderview Christian Church, Elizabethton.
Minister Kirk Langston officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Patricia A. Guinn, Johnson City; and the late Burl H. Guinn.
She is a granddaughter of the late Alfred and Etta Grindstaff; the late Lester Guinn; and the late Helma Guinn.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Grindstaff, Elizabethton; and Linda Honeycutt, Elizabethton.
He is a grandson of Anita Bullock, Elizabethton; the late Hubert Grindstaff; and the late Floyd and Ludella Honeycutt.
Given in marriage by her mother and her uncle and escorted by her uncle, Dean Grindstaff, the bride wore a strapless mermaid style gown of radiant ivory taffeta featuring a sweetheart neckline, embroidery accents that cascaded across the bodice and around to the corset-tie back, as well as gentle ruching.
Matron of honor was Karrine Roberts.
Maid of honor was Aleshia Watson.
Bridesmaids were Rachel Bowman, Lacey Morton and Amy Ensor.
Derek Deakins served as best man.
Groomsmen were Jody Combs, Tyler Shaw, Dustin Morton and Zachary Ensor.
Bride’s book attendants were Bryana Grindstaff and Rachel Wagner
A reception was held at The Carnegie Hotel, Johnson City.
Mr. and Mrs. Fletcher
Mr. and Mrs. Clint Fletcher, 193 Rockhouse Road, celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011.
Mr. Fletcher retired from Pepsi Cola.
Mrs. Fletcher is the former Jane Bullock. She retired from Walmart.
The couple have one child, Kirsten Littleton and husband Jon; and two grandchildren, “Brye” Anne Adams and husband Joe, and KasSandra Savage and husband Alex.
Mr. and Mrs. Maden
Mr. and Mrs. Earl Maden, 531 Tavern Hill Road, Jonesborough, will celebrate their 50th anniversary Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, at a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church Community Ministry Center, Jonesborough.
The couple were married on Dec. 29, 1961, at Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church by The Rev. Marvin Gass.
Mr. Maden retired from Phillips Corporation, Greeneville.
Mrs. Maden is the former Carolyn Carder. She is a retired teacher from Washington County School System.
The couple have four children, Martha Renfro and husband Scott of Johnson City; Julie Griesen and husband Michael of Maryville, Suzanne Richards and husband Allen of Jonesborough; and Rachel Whitten and husband Neal of Johnson City; and seven grandchildren, Hannah and Sarah Renfro, Micaiah, Katriel and Janayah Griesen, Jacob Richards and Alexander Whitten.
The celebration is open to family and friends.
The couple request no gifts.