Mr. and Mrs. David Parlier, 430 Bonnie Kate Blvd., Elizabethton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Michele, to Chris Lee Dugger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Dugger, 220 George Bowers Road, Elizabethton.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Elizabethton High School and a 2007 graduate of Northeast State.
She is a granddaughter of the late Mr. Earl Parlier, the late Mrs. Joyce Gilbert, the late Mr. Dillard E. Byrd and the late Mrs. Helen K. Byrd.
Her fiancé is a 2000 graduate of Unaka High School and a 2003 graduate of Tennessee Technology Center.
He is a grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Harold Dugger; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Rex Heaton.
The couple plan a private wedding for Friday, June 5, 2015, at 6 p.m. at Allandale Mansion, Kingsport.
George and Lonnie Hemphill, 108 Hasty Blvd., Erwin, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Marie, to Benjamin Barkley Wright, son of Greg and Nancy Wright, 1507 Conklin Road, Telford.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Unicoi County High School, and is a 2012 graduate of Northeast State Community College, where she received an associate degree in dental assisting.
She is a student at AB-Tech Community College, Asheville, N.C., where she is pursuing an associate degree in dental hygiene.
She is a granddaughter of the late George J. and Opal V. Hemphill; and the late Christine M. Liso.
Her fiancé is a 2007 graduate of David Crockett High School, and is a 2013 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in sports management.
He is employed by Murray Guard, Nuclear Fuel Services Inc., Erwin, as a security police officer.
He is a grandson of Jane G. Wright, Telford, and the late Samuel V. “S.V.” Wright Jr.; and Charles R. and Glenna M. Barkley, Limestone.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015, at Evergreen Free Will Baptist Church, Erwin.
Dr. Keith and Michelle Ellis, Jonesborough, announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Nicole, to Jason Allen Corn, son of Edward and Nina Corn, Erwin.
The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Science Hill High School; a 2006 graduate of Virginia Intermont College; and a 2012 graduate of King University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She is employed by Medical Solutions as a traveling nurse.
She is a granddaughter of Vincent and Ruth Digregorio, Johnson City; the late Richard Ellis; James and Sharen Morain, Haven, Kan.; and the late Rae Jean Morain.
Her fiancé is a 2002 graduate of Unicoi County High School; and is a 2008 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in graphic design. He is employed by Red 7, Charleston, S.C., as an art director.
He is a grandson of Harry Corn, Erwin, and the late Dorethea Corn; and the late Franchard and Estelle Willis.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5:30 p.m., Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Avalon Farm, Jonesborough.
Mary Evelyn Seward and Gabriel William Felty were married Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at Banner Elk Christian Fellowship, Banner Elk, N.C.
Pastor Carl Clawson officiated the 1 p.m. exchange of vows.
Music was provided by Erin Dalton, vocalist and pianist; and Gideon O’Daniel, vocalist.
The bride is a daughter of John and Julie Seward, Elizabethton.
She is a granddaughter of Matilda Seward, Johnson City, and the late John Seward; and Dorothy Farris, Erwin, and the late Robert Farris.
The groom is a son of John and Martha Felty, Roan Mountain.
He is a grandson of Anna Adkins, Bristol, Va., and the late Kermit Adkins; and Myrtle Felty, Roan Mountain, and the late Bill Felty.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a fitted A-line champagne silhouette dress covered in ivory lace featuring a sweetheart neckline, capped over-the-shoulder lace sleeves and ivory buttons down the back.
Matron of honor was Julia O’Daniel, sister of the bride.
Maid of honor was Christine Goehner.
Bridesmaids were Elizabeth Collins, sister of the bride; Kristen Klem; Sara Fisher and Courtney Greenway.
Flower girl was Halle Cornett.
Matthew Linkous served as best man.
Groomsmen were Dean Gooding, Christopher Dempers, John Erickson, Josh Raby and Jake Carr.
Scripture readers were Joshua Martin and Boe Barinowski.
A reception was held at Banner Elk Christian Fellowship.
Mr. and Mrs. Warner
Jerry and Patricia Warner, 411 Division St., Elizabethton, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, April 25, 2015, at a reception from 4 to 6 p.m. at Valley Forge Free Will Baptist fellowship hall.
The couple were married on May 1, 1965, at United Methodist Church, Lebanon, Va., by Rev. Wayne Cummins.
Mr. Warner is employed by International Paper as a truck driver for Wright Express Trucking, Elizabethton.
Mrs. Warner is the former Patricia Harrison. She is employed by Community Home Care Services, Richlands, Va., as a collections agent.
The couple have two children, Jerry Warner of Greensboro, N.C., and Tammy Hyder of Elizabethton; and two grandchildren, Aeriel Warner and Luke Hyder.