Marcelle Christina Sibley and Jarred Michael Ian Goforth were married Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Central Baptist Church, Johnson City.
Dr. Ronald Murray officiated the 4 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Sharon Rush, pianist; Melodye Sparks, organist; and Tim and Kim Barrett, violinists.
The bride is a daughter of Drs. David and Denise Sibley, 3509 Bondwood Circle, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of Dr. William L. Sibley III, Roanoke, Va.; the late Laurel “Suzie” Berg; and Joseph and Edna Swink, Salem, Va.
The groom is a son of Michael and Darlene Goforth, Arden, N.C.
He is a grandson of the late Phillip and Francis Goforth; and the late Troy and Bernice Rogers.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Disney Princess “Snow White” wedding gown designed by Alfred Angelo.
Matron of honor was Bethany Cox Glenn.
Maid of honor was Noelle Sibley, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Kendra Beltman, Nicole Blastow, Shelley Clark and Mary Goforth, sister of the groom.
Flower girl was Moriah Payne, cousin of the bride.
Michael Goforth, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Charlie Brown, Bill Eaton, Steven Farlow, Nathan Guyton and Rahn Kelley. Following a reception at the Johnson City Country Club, the couple took a wedding trip to Disney World, Orlando, Fla.
The couple resides in Rock Hill, S.C.
Keri Anne Sherwood and Johnny Molloy were married Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, on the back yard veranda at the home of Karen and Dick Green, Brentwood.
Dr. Reggie Weems officiated the noon exchange of vows. Music was provided by Teana Weems.
The bride is a daughter of Eve Sherwood, Johnson City, and the late Ken Sherwood.
The groom is a son of the late LeNelle and Sam C. Molloy.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father.
In attendance were the groom’s brothers, Steele and Mike, along with their spouses Tinian and Julie.
Following an outdoor cookout, the couple spent the first night of their honeymoon in Cookeville, then hiked to waterfalls throughout the Cumberland Plateau.
Mr. and Mrs. Swatzell
Mr. and Mrs. Kay Swatzell, Central Street, Greeneville, will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
The couple were married on Nov. 8, 1958, by the late Rev. Robert Kendrick at his home in Greeneville.
Mr. Swatzell retired from Magnavox-Phillips Consumer Electronics, Greeneville.
Mrs. Swatzell is the former Ruth Bailey. She also retired from Magnavox-Phillips Consumer Electronics, Greeneville.
The couple have one child, Teresa Cutshaw and husband Terry, Greeneville; and one grandchild, Brandi Berven and husband Zach, Jefferson City.
The couple attend Kingsley Avenue Free Will Baptist Church, Greeneville.
Mr. and Mrs. Ireson
Ronald K. and Barbara J. Ireson, Jonesborough, celebrated their 50th anniversary Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Montgomery, Ala., with their daughter Valerie Loy and son-in-law Mark.
Mr. Ireson is a United States Army veteran and a retired landscape contractor.
Mrs. Ireson is the former Barbara J. Kemmer. She is retired from the medical profession.
Ron has a sister, Peggy Callison, and late husband Orion, in Bristol; a niece in Richmond, Va.; and a nephew in Florida.
Barbara has a sister, Jeanetta Hamby, and late husband Eugene, in Rockwood; a niece in Knoxville; and two nieces in Rockwood.
The couple have dear friends of 50 years, Frank and the late Babe Gottardo and their five sons in Chicago.
God has richly blessed this family and marriage in these 50 years.
The couple were given a surprise dinner by his sister at the Centre in Bristol with a host of friends prior to their anniversary trip to Alabama.
Leah Beth Ledford and Ricky Lynn Morgan were married Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Big Springs Church of Christ, Elizabethton.
Pastor Bob Allen officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is a daughter of Larry and Kathy Ledford, 341 Max Jett Road, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of the late Hermon and Vicie Ledford; the late J.C. and Betty Shelton; and the late Walen and Eliza Shelton.
The groom is a son of Rick and Kim Morgan, 115 Sugar Maple Lane, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Janet Morgan, Elizabethton, and the late James Morgan; Wayne and Barbara Gouge, Johnson City; and James and Betty Avery, Watauga.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, A-line gown of white satin featuring worked beading and a skirt that extended into a chapel-length train.
Matrons of honor were Jessica Ward, sister of the bride, and Brittany Bradburn.
Bridesmaids were Jessi Rasnick and Savannah Depriest.
Flower girl was Lauren Ward, niece of the bride.
Ring bearer was Aiden Morgan, nephew of the groom.
Rick Morgan, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Jonathan Bradburn, Nathan Howell and Justin Reising.
Ushers were Jared Ledford, brother of the bride, and Steven Ward.
Following a reception at the DoubleTree Hotel, Johnson City, the couple took a wedding trip to Hilton Head, S.C.