Announcement is made of the engagement of Maegen Elizabeth Hamblen and Jon Brian Mills.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Timothy and Anne Hardin, Boone, N.C.; and Kevin Hamblen, Taylorsville, N.C.
She is a graduate of Watauga High School, Boone; and a 2011 graduate of Basic Law Enforcement Training, Wilkesboro, N.C. She is employed by Discount Online Parts, Johnson City.
She is a granddaughter of Elizabeth Devine, Massachusetts; and Bud and Joann Hardin, North Carolina.
Her fiancé is a son Dan and Dale Mills, Elizabethton.
He is a 2001 graduate of Elizabethton High School. He is the owner of Discount Online Parts LLC, an online business specializing in small engine parts, Johnson City.
He is a grandson of Alvin Mills, Ohio, and the late Ruth Mills; and the late Elmer and Ruth Ellington, North Carolina
The couple plan a wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, June 2, 2012, at Grace Baptist Church, Elizabethton.
Amanda “Mandy” Faith Widener and Caleb Andrew Hoyle were married Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, at Our Saviour Lutheran Church, Johnson City.
The Rev. James Nipper officiated the 2 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Carolynn Bailey, pianist.
The bride is a daughter of Ronald and Kimberly Widener, Bristol. She is a granddaughter of Georgia Widener, Bristol, and the late Herbert Widener; and Mabel Randolph, Bluff City.
The groom is a son of Teddy and Cynthia Hoyle, Erwin. He is a grandson of the late Grady and Reta Hoyle.
Given in marriage and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless ball gown of taffeta featuring a sweetheart neckline, beaded lace bodice, inverted V-empire waist and a pick-up skirt that extended into a sweep train.
Maid of honor was Jordan Dunn. Bridesmaids were Melissa Huskins, sister of the groom; Molly Shelton; and Sarah Messamore.
Flower girl was Natalie Dunbar. Ring bearer was Lincoln Huskins, nephew of the groom.
Daniel Dunbar served as best man. Groomsmen were Dan Martin and David Seagroves.
Honorary groomsman was Kaleb Tittle, who was serving in the U.S. Navy at the time of the wedding.
Ushers were Jerad Huskins and Gary Mitchell.
Acolyte was Jaime Mitchell.
Guest book and program attendant was Michelle Broyles.
Following a reception at the church, the couple took a wedding trip to Gatlinburg.
The couple reside in Erwin.
Bud and Pam Willis, 242 Highway 93, Fall Branch, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Michelle, to James Ray Jeffers, son of Gayle Jeffers, and the late Linda Nelson Taylor.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and a magna cum laude graduate of Tusculum College, where she received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and was a member of Alpha Chi national honor society.
She is employed by Greene County Department of Education, where she teaches second grade at Ottway Elementary School.
She is a granddaughter of Joe and Iva Mae Townsend, Fall Branch; and the late Glen and Charlotte Willis.
Her fiancé is a 2004 graduate of Chuckey Doak High School, where he was involved in FFA and played Washington County Babe Ruth Baseball.
He is employed by Greeneville Water Commission. He is an active member of Clear Springs United Methodist Church.
He is a grandson of the late Coy and Margaret Nelson.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 4 p.m., Saturday, June 2, 2012, at Gray United Methodist Church, Gray.
Claude and Cindy Robinson, 340 Sneed Hill Road, Elizabethton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Helen Kay, to Adam Jeffery Mathes, son of Burt and Helen Mathes, 108 Hanover Circle, Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Happy Valley High School, where she was a member of the color guard and Business Professionals of America. She is employed by Security Finance Corp.
She is a granddaughter of the late John and Helen Robinson; and Bryan and Jane Burleson, Elizabethton.
Her fiancé is a 2001 graduate of Happy Valley High School, where he participated in golf and track.
He is a grandson of the late Fate Blankenship and Eva Shaw; and the late Roy and Betty Mathes.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, May 19, 2012, at The Barn at Boone Falls, Johnson City.
Joel and Tracy Saylor, Gray, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Victoria, to Joshua Dale Smith, son of Eddie and Susan Smith, Blountville.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Daniel Boone High School; and is a graduate of East Tennessee State University College of Nursing, where she received a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She is employed by Indian Path Medical Center as a registered nurse.
She is a granddaughter of Alvin and Sanda Saylor, Jonesborough; the late Carol Capps; and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bailey, Weaverville, N.C.
Her fiancé is a 2006 graduate of Sullivan Central High School; and is a graduate of King College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in nursing. He is employed by Indian Path Medical Center.
He is a grandson of Earnest and Janice Steffey, Blountville; and the late James and Shirley Smith.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, June 30, 2012, at Maple Lane Farm, Johnson City.