Marvin and Lisa Sellers, 207 Tara Blvd., Tullahoma, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Lauren, to Donald Lee Hardcastle III, son of Don and Paige Hardcastle, 595 AA Deakins Road, Jonesborough.
The bride-elect is a 2012 graduate of Tennessee Technological University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She is employed by Putnam County School System as a first-grade teacher.
She is a granddaughter of Carl and Phyllis Sellers, Knoxville; and Charles Senior and Mary Channell, Tullahoma.
Her fiancé is a 2011 graduate of Tennessee Technological University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in accounting; and a 2013 graduate of TTU, where he received a master’s degree in business administration.
He is a grandson of Don and Alice Hardcastle, Tullahoma; and the late Ernest and Delaphene Webb, Bowling Green, Ky.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Tullahoma.
Rachel Shea Broyles and Hunter Clay Taylor were married Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Mill Springs Park, Jonesborough.
The Rev. Rob Randolph officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Martha Painter, harpist from Harp Strings.
The bride is a daughter of Rhonda Broyles and Jeff Broyles, both of Jonesborough.
She is a granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Feathers, Jonesborough; Mrs. Carol Broyles, Jonesborough, and the late Mr. Joe Broyles.
The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Freddie L. Taylor, USMC retired, of Elizabethton.
He is a grandson of the late Olney A. Taylor; the late Mary Lee Taylor; the late Joseph Hydell; and the late Louise Hydell.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a slim gown of ivory charmeuse featuring cap sleeves, a lace bodice adorned with sequins and pearls, a keyhole back and a skirt that extended into a sweep train.
Matron of honor was Kayla Hill.
Maid of honor was Ashley Houston.
Ring bearer was Landon Hughes, cousin of the bride.
Freddie L. Taylor, father of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsman was Albert Taylor, uncle of the groom.
Ushers were Shannon France and Alex Broyles, brothers of the bride.
A reception was held at the Jonesborough Visitors Center.
The couple will reside in Boones Creek.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Keri Ann Hensley and Jake Dalton Holloway.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Ray Hensley, Flag Pond; and Lisa Hensley, Greeneville.
She is a 2008 graduate of Greeneville High School; and is a student at East Tennessee State University, where she is a member of the ETSU cheerleading squad. She is employed by Renasant Bank, Jonesborough.
She is a granddaughter of the late Howard and Betty Ann Fitzgerald; and Clellon and Jena Lee Hensley, Erwin.
Her fiancé is a son of Mark and Courtney Holloway, Jonesborough.
He is a 2010 graduate of David Crockett High School, and attended Northeast State Community College. He is employed by Holloway Construction Co.
He is a grandson of Joseph and Bonnie Cox, Johnson City; and Bill and Frankie Holloway, Jonesborough.
The couple plan a private wedding for 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at The Oaks Retreat Center, Greeneville.
Mr. and Mrs. Payne
Joe and Brenda Payne, 229 Boone Ridge, Kingsport, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Harrison Christian Church.
The couple were married on Aug. 30, 1963.
Mr. Payne is self-employed. He is former owner of J&J Marine, among other family businesses.
Mrs. Payne is the former Brenda Rambo. She is the daughter of Bea Garland, Johnson City. She is a homemaker and worked in the family businesses.
They are active members of Harrison Christian Church.
The couple have four children, Joe Payne Jr. and wife Wendy of Blountville, Lisa Payne of Kingsport, Lora Hutson and husband Mike of Kingsport, and Amy Birchfield and husband David of Gray; seven grandchildren, John and Nick Payne, Daniel Denton, Alex Yonce and John Coates, and David and Brittany Birchfield; and great-grandchild Dayton and honorary great-grandchildren Kaden, Kara, Brooklyn, Aiden and J.T.
James and Lisa Durbin, 265 Lynn Road, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kylea Brooke, to Justin Michael Colmer, son of Jo Ann Evans, P.O. Box 291, Mosheim.
The bride-elect is a 2011 honor graduate of David Crockett High School, and is a student at ETSU, where she is pursuing a degree in nursing. She is a competitive cheer coach.
She is a granddaughter of James and Louise Durbin, Johnson City; Curtis Green, Johnson City; the late Nancy Kenney; Sue Bolton, Limestone; and the late Billy Bolton.
Her fiancé is a 2010 honor graduate of West Greene High School. He is serving in the United States Air Force, where he is preparing for his first duty station in Korea.
He is a grandson of the late Marjorie Alexander; the late Frederick Schuricht; the late Daniel and Dorothy Lollings; and the late Gustav and Alma Schuricht.
The couple plan a private wedding for 4:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at West Side Christian Church, Jonesborough, followed by a reception at the Jonesborough Storytelling Center.