Nancy Lorene Borst and Mark Raymond Gilley were married Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at Love Me Tender Chapel in Gatlinburg.
The Rev. Ray V. Morris officiated the 3 p.m. exchange of vows.
The bride is the mother of Annie, Jennifer and Christopher.
The groom is a son of Pat and Ken Gilley, Johnson City.
The bride was given in marriage and escorted by her brother, Louie Siger-seth.
Ushers were Scott Gilley, brother of the groom, and Patrick Sigerseth, nephew of the bride.
A cake cutting was held at the home of the groom’s aunt and uncle, Ann and Jim Stagner, Johnson City, where the wedding party watched the fireworks display at Freedom Hall.
The couple will reside in Johnson City.
Hannah Rachelle Banks and David Vernon Johnson were married Saturday, June 30, 2012, at Lynnwood Christian Church, Johnson City.
Minister Tony Duncan Jr. officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Nikki Belcher, vocalist.
The bride is a daughter of Mark and Pam Banks, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of Delores Duncan, Johnson City, and the late Tony Duncan Sr.; Oscar and Beverly Banks, Johnson City; and the late Inez Banks.
The groom is a son of Sandy Oliver, Elizabethton, and Dallas Johnson, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Ray and Marie Buck, Gap Creek; and the late George Hoover Oliver.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an Allure white diamond gown featuring a one-shouldered neckline encrusted with a Swarovski crystal accents and satin ruches asymmetrically patterned throughout the gown.
Maid of honor was Haylee Carver.
Bridesmaids were Brandi Phillips, sister of the groom; Emily Hill; and Nikki Belcher, cousin of the bride.
Junior bridesmaid was Isabella Johnson, cousin of the bride.
Flower girls were Rylee Phillips, niece of the groom; and Violet Oliver, cousin of the groom.
Ring bearer was Maverick Harris, cousin of the bride.
Dustin Johnson, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Caleb Banks, brother of the bride; Cody Cornett and Mitch Cornett.
Junior groomsman was Deven Matherly, nephew of the groom.
Ushers were Danny Carver; Bub Martin, cousin of the bride; Jamison Evans and Markus Olds, cousins of the groom.
Bride’s book attendants were Kathy Martin, Amanda Caldwell and Jada Olds.
Following a reception at the VFW in Elizabethton, the couple took a wedding cruise to the Bahamas.
The couple will reside in Elizabethton.
Kent and Eva Ribbeklint, Stockholm, Sweden, announce the engagement of their daughter, Nina Maria, to Ronald Paul Frankowski Jr., son of Ronald P. and Brenna Frankowski, 1215 E. Holston Ave., Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Blackeberg High School, Stockholm; and is a graduate of Pace University, New York, N.Y., where she received a bachelor’s degree in international business, played varsity basketball and also received a master’s degree in business administration.
She is employed by Mediacom, Los Angeles, as director of strategy in advertising.
She is a granddaughter of Inga and Sigfrid Bjering; and Ruth and Casper Eriksson, all of Stockholm.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Science Hill High School; a graduate of Georgetown University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in finance; and a graduate of Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he received a master’s degree in business administration.
He is employed by Spinmaster Toys, Los Angeles, as vice president of marketing.
He is a grandson of the late Lavora and David Vick Jr.; and Elvin Frankowski, Eufaula, Ala., and the late Stella Frankowski.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Verandas, Manhattan Beach, Calif.
Mr. and Mrs. Bailey
Clarence and Shirley Lewis Bailey, Erwin, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 30, 2012, at a dinner with friends Hiram and Charlotte McCurry.
The couple were married on June 30, 1962, at the home of the groom’s grandparents, Jobe and Lyda Ramsey, by Pastor Handy Wilcox.
Mr. Bailey retired from CRR/CSX railroad after 37 years in management, and he owns a cattle farm in Greene County. He has been singing in gospel quartets all over the east coast for 54 years.
Mrs. Bailey is the former Shirley Ann Lewis. She worked for Morrell Moters, Erwin, as a secretary; Free Service Tire, Erwin, as a secretary; and was a volunteer probation officer in Erwin. She is retired.
The couple have one son, Harlan Clarence Bailey, Erwin.
Mr. and Mrs. Wilson
Homer and Marie Wilson, 648 Summit Drive, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Monday, June 18, 2012, with a family dinner at Fatz restaurant.
The couple were married on June 18, 1947, in Johnson City by the Rev. Gerold Price.
Mr. Wilson retired from Pet Dairy.
Mrs. Wilson worked at Mayes Brothers Tool Co. for years and is a homemaker.
They are members of Trinity Baptist Church, Jonesborough.
The couple have two children, Nelda Valentine-Mynatt and husband John of Jonesborough, and the late Gary Wilson and wife Pat of Jonesborough; four grandchildren, Jeremy Valentine and wife Kim of Elizabethton, Justin Valentine of Jonesborough, David Wilson and wife Alicia of Jonesborough, Stacey Wilson Hoffman and husband Wade of Pittman, N.J.; and two great-grandchildren, Cara Marie and Luke Brantley.