Mr. and Mrs. Ganger
Mr. and Mrs. Ted E. Ganger Sr., Johnson City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
The couple were married on Sept. 30, 1963, at Shawnee Methodist Church, Lima, Ohio.
Mr. Ganger retired from Associated Rubber and worked 16 years at Burton Rubber.
Mrs. Ganger is the former Linda D. Colberg. She owned Wood n’ Wood Knots, Johnson City.
The couple are members of Jonesborough United Methodist Church.
The couple have four children, Deborah Miller and husband Red, Darlene Ganger, Ted Ganger and wife Dionne, and Todd Ganger; and four grandchildren, LaRae and Joe Ganger, and Chloe and Macy Ganger.
Mr. and Mrs. Trivette
Ralph P. and Linda S. Trivette, 125 Horseshoe Drive, Johnson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at a reception at 1 p.m. at The DoubleTree.
The couple were married on Sept. 21, 1963, at 611 E. Pine St., Johnson City, by the Rev. Otis Banks.
Mr. Trivette retired from EZ Paintr Corp.
Mrs. Trivette is the former Linda S. Moore. She retired from Spotless Carpet Cleaners.
The couple have three children, Janet Peters, Jack Trivette, Jennifer Trivette; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Heather Cheri Carter and Bradley Carroll Billheimer were married Friday, March 1, 2013, at Folly Beach, S.C.
The Rev. Robert Vickers officiated the sunset exchange of vows, followed by dinner at the Tides Hotel.
The bride is a daughter of Dr. Patricia Robertson, Asheville, N.C.; and Joel Carter, Wasilla, Alaska.
She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh where she received a bachelor’s degree; and a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received her master’s degree in counseling. She is employed by Northwest Middle School, Winston-Salem, N.C., as a counselor.
The groom is a son of Carroll and Carol Billheimer, 120 Lakeview Drive, Unicoi.
He is a 1990 graduate of University High, Johnson City; a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree; and a graduate of ETSU, where he received his master’s degree in early childhood education. He is employed by Dent Wizard International as a manager.
He is a grandson of the late H.G. Billheimer; and the late Robert and Lucille Hughes.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a vintage-style gown of satin with a tulle overlay featuring a sweetheart neckline and waist embellishment and a tea-length skirt.
A reception was held Aug. 24, 2013, at the Plaza Renaissance Asheville Hotel, Asheville, N.C.
The couple reside in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Elizabeth Ruth Hutton and Cameron Michael Puckett were married Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at Central United Methodist Church, Knoxville.
The Rev. Joe Black officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows. Rev. Rayton Puckett, grandfather of the groom, assisted in the ceremony.
Music was provided by Dr. Charles Parham, organist; Carolyn Cottrell, pianist; and Helen Bryenton, violinist.
The bride is a daughter of Dave and Becky Hutton, Knoxville.
She is a granddaughter of the late A.C. and Lola Hutton; and the late George and Ruth Black.
The groom is a son of Stan and Kay Puckett, Greeneville.
He is a grandson of Norman and June Baker, Kingsport; and Rayton Puckett, Hillsville, Va., and the late Faith Puckett.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a full-length strapless ivory gown with a fit and flare silhouette, featuring English netting at the bodice, lace appliques over gold underlay, and a skirt that extended into a chapel-length train adorned with scalloped lace edging.
For the ceremony, the bride wore a matching fitted lace jacket with elbow-length sleeves, which was removed for the reception when she added an ivory satin sash appliqueed with Swarovski crystals
Matron of honor was Amanda Hughes Mauer.
Bridesmaids were Carling Puckett Achberger, sister of the groom; Brantley Bass Beeler; Hannah Helton; Jessica Bochat Kautz; Tracey Krieger McLaughlin; Ashley Seaver Mile; Natalie Robinson and Keri Stophel.
Honorary bridesmaids were Tyler Thurston Jeffrey, Sloane Philips Cogdill, Beverly May Miller, Julie Wichlinski Ricketts and Natalie Lester.
Stan Puckett, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Nick Achberger, Chris Woods, Chris Woolsey, Andrew Shibley, Chase Bailey, James Akins and Luke Chill.
Ushers were Luke Puckett and Wyatt Puckett, cousins of the groom; Anthony Montileone and Tim Wilhoit.
Following a reception at The Southern Depot in Knoxville’s “Old City,” the couple took a Mediterranean cruise.
The couple reside in Knoxville.
Wade and Candace Garland, 478 Hales Chapel Road, Gray, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kiri Jeanetta, to Caleb Lucas Robertson, son of Gene and Judy Robertson, Sardis, Tenn.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and is a 2011 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in animal science.
She is employed by First Farmers, Lexington, as a sales and service associate.
She is a granddaughter of Wayne and Joyce Garland, Johnson City; and Jack and Violet Southerland, Jonesborough.
Her fiancé is a 2007 graduate of Lexington High School; and a 2011 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in soil science.
He is employed by Winfield Solutions, Covington, as a seed and agronomy advisor.
He is a grandson of Edith Robert Robertson, Sardis, and the late Ezra Grey Robertson; and Bonnie Ruth Jowers, Lexington, and the late John D. Jowers.
The couple plan a private wedding for Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Meredith Valley Farm, Elizabethton.