Holly Nicole Carter and Timothy Derek Logan Fields were married Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, outdoors at the home of David and Elizabeth Hensley, Greeneville, under a handcrafted arbor made as a special gift for the bride by the family of the groom.
The Rev. Rusty Wishon officiated the 5:30 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Charles and Joyce Carter, Sanford Circle, Greeneville.She is a granddaughter of the late Glen and Kathleen Carter; and the late Sanford and Hazel Hensley.
The groom is a son of Tim and Marvella Fields, East Eleventh Avenue, Johnson City. He is a grandson of Wayne and Margaret Fields, Telford; and the late Roger and Ruby Ledford.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an ivory fitted gown featuring pink appliqué flowers and lace and a skirt that extended into a sweep train.
She arrived in a country wagon pulled by two teams of horses.
Maid of honor was Kaci King. Junior bride was Rebekah Strong, great-niece of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Kim Ryans, Jaelyn Martin and Donna Ricker.
Flower girls were Carrie Ledford, Zaleyona Lewis, Caroline Ryan and Sarah Beth McPherson.
Ring bearers were Braden Shelton and Bentley Malone.
Tim Fields, father of the groom, served as best man.Groomsmen were Chad Bennett, Brad Jenkins and B.J. Bennett.
Bride’s book attendants were Brittany Ayers and Amber Fields.
Following a reception at “The Barn,” at the Hensley’s home, an after-party was held at the Greenville home of Charles and Judy Seaton, uncle and aunt of the bride.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Brittany Nicole Kyte and Jarrett Tyler Whitson.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Norma Kyte, 104 Arbor Hills Drive, Piney Flats; and Rick Kyte, 1203 Gap Creek Road, Elizabethton.
She is a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a master’s degree in business administration. She is employed by NN Inc. She is a former Miss Watauga Valley (2010 and 2013) and Miss Knoxville (2012) in the Miss America Scholarship Organization.
She is a granddaughter of the late Norman Ed and Maxie Stout; and the late John and Georgia Kyte.
Her fiancé is a son Ron and Ginger Whitson, 2910 Muskett Drive, Johnson City. He is a 2012 graduate of Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy where he received a doctorate degree. He is employed by Food City Pharmacy. He is a member of Kings Mountain Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution.
He is a grandson of the late Nick and Beatrice Whitson; Greta Copas, Johnson City, and the late Horace Copas.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5:45 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Rose Hill Wedding Chapel, Johnson City.
Mr. and Mrs. Wilson
Lester and Norma Wilson, Jonesborough, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.
The couple were married on Oct. 1, 1949.
Mr. Wilson retired from American General Life Insurance.
Mrs. Wilson is the former Norma Campbell. She retired from Burlington Industries.
The couple have two children, Donna Wilson Polly and Mike Wilson; and one grandchild, Lessa Wilson.
Mr. and Mrs. Roark
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Roark, Johnson City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. at Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church, Gray.
The couple were married on Nov. 27, 1964, at First Baptist Church of Garner, North Carolina, by the late Rev. Willard Adkinson.
Mr. Roark retired from Eastman Chemical Company as a principal electrical engineer in plant protection after 35 years of service.
Mrs. Roark is the former Edith Humphreys. She retired from Ashley Academy as an elementary teacher after 20 years.
The couple have three children, Jon Roark and wife Stephanie of Gray, Nancy Roark of Johnson City and Beth Roark of Tanzania, East Africa; and four grandchildren.
The celebration is open to family and friends.
The couple request that in lieu of gifts donations be made to Tumaini Children’s Home in Tanzania.
Emily and Dr. Collier Jordan, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Milam, to Thomas Frederick Wilkinson, son of Stephen and Donna Wilkinson, Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Science Hill High School; a 2010 graduate of Furman University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in sociology and Spanish; and a 2014 graduate of Appalachian State University, where she received a master’s degree in social work.
She is a granddaughter of Thomas Jacob and Mary Ellen Westbrook, LaGrange, Ga.; and the late Collier Jordan Sr. and Virginia Milam Jordan.
Her fiancé is a 2006 graduate of Science Hill High School; a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science; and a 2013 graduate of ETSU, where he received a doctor of physical therapy degree.
He is a grandson of Jay Oble and Bernice Vinsant Stephens, Oak Ridge; and the late William Henry and Elizabeth Thomas Wilkinson.
The couple plan a private wedding for Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at Chateau Selah, Blountville.