Jonathan F. and Barbara Lau, 2 Wentworth Court, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Charlena, to Geoffrey Adam Ward, son of Jeffrey and Janet Ward, 606 John Green Road, Jonesborough.
The bride-elect is a graduate of East Tennessee State University. She is employed by TalkBack, Johnson City, as a speech-language pathologist.
She is a granddaughter of the late J. Francis and Myrtle F. Lau; and the late Carl and JoAnn Curtis.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Walters State Community College. He is employed as a physical therapist assistant in the Tri-Cities.
He is a grandson of the late Robert and Addie Jean Ward; and the late J.L. and Peggy Mashburn.
The couple plan a private wedding for 4:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Johnson City.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Catherine Tucker Bolton and Charles David Park.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Susan R. Bolton, Jonesborough; and Matthew B. Bolton Sr., Johnson City.
She attended Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., and Northeast State Community College, Blountville.
She is a granddaughter of the late Reuben Luckie Rockwell; the late Susan Tucker Rockwell Garrett; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Lynn Bolton Sr.
Her fiancé is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Park, Central, S.C.
He is a graduate of College of Charleston, Charleston, S.C.; and the Criminal Justice Academy, Columbia, S.C. He served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps.
He is a grandson of Beatrice Lewis, Chest Springs, Pa., and the late William Lewis; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles David Park.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Edisto Island, S.C.
Jasmine Star Worthington and Jimmy Dale “Trey” Ingle III were married Saturday, June 7, 2014, at the home of the bride’s parents in Crossville, Tenn.
Tony Stayen, elder at Cherokee Church of Christ and grandfather of the groom, officiated the 6 p.m. exchange of vows.
Music was provided by Anthony Woolbright, vocalist.
The bride is a daughter of Glenn and Melissa Worthington, 1394 Blalock Road, Crossville.
She is a granddaughter of Iris June Worthington, Pikeville, and the late Arliss Worthington.
The groom is a son of Susan Hyder, Kingsport; and Jimmy Dale Ingle II, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Tony and Doris Stayen, Johnson City; Dolly Miller, Gray; and Jimmy Dale Ingle, Rogersville. He is a great-grandson of Evelyn Lilley, Johnson City, and the late Claude Lilley.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a long fitted gown of white taffeta, featuring pearl accents and a gathered shoulder strap covered in pearls.
Matron of honor was Abby Worthington.
Bridesmaids were Anna Ingle, Nicole Campbell, Taylor Vaden and Brenna Brewer.
Flower girl was Madison Davis.
Ring bearer was Ethan Ingle, brother of the groom.
Adam Worthington, brother of the bride, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Joel Campbell, Zach Farmer, Jimmy Dale Ingle II and Daniel Worsham.
Ushers were the groomsmen.
Following a reception at the home of the bride’s parents, the couple took a wedding trip to Gatlinburg.
Mr. and Mrs. McGee
Mr. and Mrs. Lee Roy McGee, 4042 Timberlake Road, Johnson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Harbor House in Johnson City.
Mr. McGee retired from Eastman Chemical Co.
The couple have three children, Sharon McGee Sheriff and husband Kenny of Resaca, Ga., Jeff McGee and wife Holly of Johnson City, and David McGee of Piney Flats; and four grandchildren, Katelyn Sheriff Turner and husband Walt of Resaca, Ga., Grant Sheriff of Resaca, Ga., Michael McGee of Johnson City and Logan McGee of Johnson City.
Scott and Angela Bencene, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kirsten, to Steven Cromie, son of Thomas and Pamela Cromie, Gray.
The bride-elect is a 2014 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she was a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success.
She is a granddaughter of Bob and Joan Bencene, Johnson City; and Charles Galliher, Kingsport, and the late Jimmie Lou Galliher.
Her fiancé is a 2013 graduate of East Tennessee State University. He is employed by Elwood Staffing, Lebanon, Tenn., as a customer service manager.
He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Geso, Bridgeport; and the late Thomas and Eva Cromie.
The couple plan a private wedding for 2 p.m., Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Central Church of Christ, Johnson City.