Mr. and Mrs. Jones
Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Jones, 168 Poplar Hills Drive, Johnson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 15, 2012, at a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Skyline Heights Baptist Church.
The couple were married on July 7, 1962, at Antioch Baptist Church, Johnson City by the Rev. E.W. Barnes.
Mr. Jones retired from Pepsi Bottling Co.
Mrs. Jones is the former Janice Miller.
She is homemaker and church worker.
The couple have one son, Steve and wife Lisa; and two grandchildren, Seth and Michaela.
Dr. and Mrs. John Angelopoulos, 1904 Rustic Road, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Adrienne Nicole, to Matthew Kelly Ward, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernie Ward, 305 10th St., Norton, Va.
The bride-elect is a 2008 magna cum laude graduate of University of Tennessee-Knoxville, where she received a bachelor’s degree in speech-language pathology and was a member of Kappa Delta sorority; and is a 2010 summa cum laude graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a master’s degree in speech-language pathology.
She is employed by the Mountain States Health Alliance Quillen Rehabilitation Hospital, Pediatric Therapy Services, as a pediatric speech-language pathologist.
She is a granddaughter of Joyce Robinette, Erwin, and the late Blaine Robinette; and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Angelopoulos.
Her fiancé is a 2005 graduate of Emory & Henry College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in athletic training; and is a 2009 graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University (Medical College of Virginia), where he received a doctorate of physical therapy.
He is employed by MSHA-Norton Community Hospital as a physical therapist.
He is a grandson of George Kelly Willis and Edith Willis, Norton, Va.; Cynthia Ward, Norton, Va., and the late Isaac Ward.
The couple plan a private wedding for 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at First Christian Church, Johnson City.
Rick and Shelly Heyman, Liberty Center, Ohio, announce the engagement of their daughter, Crystal Lee, to Dr. Brian Joseph Pugh, son of Joseph and Deborah Pugh, Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, where she received a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She is employed by Mercy St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, as a registered nurse.
She is a granddaughter of Larry and Vicky Heyman, Hamilton, Ind.; John Winters, Temperance, Mich., and late Marilyn Winters; Judy McCormick, Melbourne Fla., and the late Richard McCormick; and Peggy Schwan, Liberty Center, Ohio, and the late Michael Schwan.
Her fiancé is a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree; and a graduate of Virginia College os Osteopathic Medicine, where he received a medical degree.
He is completing a residency in surgery at Mercy St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Toledo.
He is a grandson of Madge Street, Johnson City, and the late Tulsa Street; and the late Walter and Mary Pugh.
The couple plan a private wedding for October 2012, at First Congregational Church, Toledo.
Mr. and Mrs. Bragg
Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt R. Bragg, 2107 Evergreen Drive, Johnson City, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Rotary Park in Johnson City.
The couple were married on July 19, 1952.
Mr. Bragg retired from the U.S. Postal Service and East Tennessee State University post office.
Mrs. Bragg is the former Lou E. Lilley. She retired from Heilig-Meyers Furniture Co.
The couple have five children, Larry Bragg of Johnson City, Jon Bragg and wife Paula of Nashville, Judith Taylor and husband Kenny of Jonesborough, Robin Hoss and husband Tom of LaVergne, Dan Bragg and wife Young Shil of Johnson City; and seven grandchildren, Russell Leonard and wife Kim of Nashville, Natasha Bragg of Nashville, Jeremiah Taylor and wife Ashleigh of Gray, Sommer Worley and husband Trey of Jonesborough, Matti Hoss of La Vergne, Elijah Bragg of Johnson City, Brianna Bragg of Johnson City; and seven great-grandchildren.
Megan Leigh McCune and Wilton Hart McNeely were married Saturday, May 26, 2012, at Lovely Lane Chapel at Epworth by the Sea, St. Simon’s Island, Ga.
The Rev. Wright Culpepper officiated the 5 p.m. exchange of vows. Music was provided by Jan Lane Harper, organist.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. McCune Jr., Mount Pleasant, S.C.
She is a granddaughter of Gloria McCune, Memphis, and the late Donald McCune Sr.; and Anna B. Staley, Mount Pleasant, S.C., and the late William D. Staley.
The groom is a son of Dr. and Mrs. David E. McNeely Jr., Elizabethton.
He is a grandson of Dolores B. Hart, Elizabethton; the late Richard L. Hart; David E. McNelly Sr., Elizabethton; and the late Marie B. McNeely.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a Paloma Blanca A-line gown of white silk taffeta featuring a sweetheart neckline, a ruched waist accented with taffeta rosettes, embroidered Alcenon lace accenting the bodice and a scalloped lace hemline that extended into a sweep train.
Matron of honor was Kelly McCune Carroll, sister of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Suzy Agin and Rachel Cheek.
Dr. David E. McNeely III, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Charles E. Pierce III and Weston Peters.
Ushers were J. David Jeans and Jonathan E. Nelson.
A reception was held at the Heritage Center at the historic St. Simon’s Island Lighthouse.