Bobby and Lisa Durbin, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Ford, to Jimmy Allen Lovelace, son of Benny and Shirley Lovelace, and Dennis and Kathie Anderson, all of Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Daniel Boone High School.
She is employed by Citi Bank in security investigations fraud.
She is a granddaughter of Karen Steadman, Piney Flats; James and Louise Durbin, Johnson City; and Dale and Joyce Ford, Jonesborough.
She is a great-granddaughter of Jeanne Cooper, Bristol.
Her fiancé is a 2004 graduate of Daniel Boone High School.
He is employed by Cantech Industries as a machinist.
He is a grandson of the late Jack and Margie Proffit; the late Elsie Whitehead; Thelma Lovelace, Johnson City, and the late Clinton Lovelace; and the late Wade and Virginia Travis.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at 185 Bart Green Drive, Johnson City.
John W. and Melissa H. Eastwood, 245 N. 24th St., Wytheville, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacy Ann, to Jacob Alonzo Nickles, son of Joseph P. and Cheryl W. Nickles, 1305 Lake Drive Ext., Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of George Wythe High School, Wytheville. She is a member of West End United Methodist Church, Wytheville.
She is a granddaughter of Dewey M. Hagy, Wytheville; the late Ella Sue Umberger Hagy; Don and Carol Eastwood, Wytheville; and the late Betty Jackson Eastwood.
Her fiancé is a 2006 graduate of University School. He is a member of Clifton View Baptist Church, Johnson City, and a member of West Carter County Volunteer Fire Department.
He is a grandson of Carolyn M. Whaley, Johnson City; the late Herman R. Whaley; the late Wiley P. Nickles; and the late Maggie J. Dykes Martin.
They are the parents of 3-year-old Bryanna Faith Nickles.
The couple plan a private wedding for 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at West Wind Farms Vineyard and Winery, Max Meadows, Va.
Mark and Emilee Tubb Matteau announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandria Rhea, to Matthew Ryan Spann, son of Betty Spann, Madison.
The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Science Hill High School; a 2007 graduate of Samford University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in psychology; and a 2010 graduate of Lipscomb University, where she received a master’s degree in professional counseling. She is employed by Centerstone as a mental health therapist.
She is a granddaughter of Betty Yaggi Tubb, Jensen Beach, Fla., and the late Stanton Dibrell Tubb; and Anita Smith Matteau, West Port, N.Y., and the late Raymond Francis Matteau Sr.
Her fiancé is a 2000 graduate of Hunters Lane Nigh School; a 2004 graduate of Lipscomb University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in mass communications; and a 2012 graduate of Lipscomb University, where he received a master’s degree in professional counseling. He is employed by Tennessean Media Group as an advertising account manager.
He is a grandson of Ruby Kincaid Webb, Nashville, and the late Russell Webb.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at Maple Lane Farm, Johnson City.
Mr. and Mrs. Hinkle
Willard and Kay Hinkle, Mohawk, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 10, 2012. Two celebrations were held at Community Baptist Church in Mosheim.
The couple were married on Aug. 10, 1962, in Clay County, W.Va.
Mr. Hinkle is a retired truck driver, after serving 30-plus years with McLean and Roadway.
Mrs. Hinkle is the former Kay Ramsey. She is a homemaker.
The couple have three children, Fred Hinkle of Sciotoville, Ohio, Pat Hinkle of Bulls Gap, and Marlene Hinkle of Mosheim; and five grandchildren, Jeremy, Dillon, Devin, Dalton and Courtney.
Announcement is made of the engagement of Crystal Gail Shountelle Lewis and Andrew Jason Ira Williams.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Christopher Smith, 105 McIntyre Road, Jonesborough, and the late Becky Lewis.
She is a 2003 graduate of David Crockett High School, where she was a varsity cheerleader. She is employed by OmniSource Southeast as an inside sales dealer assistant.
She is a granddaughter of Pauline Smith, Johnson City, and the late Robert Smith; the late Jack Whistine; and the late Helen Whistine.
Her fiancé is a son of Jack and Debra Williams, 258 Springview Drive, Gray.
He is a 2002 graduate of Daniel Boone High School, where he played soccer. He is employed by OmniSource Southeast as a crane operator.
He is a grandson of Helen Williams, Johnson City, and the late Jack Williams; Susan Hill, Johnson City; and Dennis Zollinger, Kingsport.
The couple plan a private wedding for 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at The Charles. Johnson City.