Engagement Announcements


Jeffrey and Christina Atkins of Bean Station announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Marie, to Michael Chad Barnard, son of Bill and Debbie Barnard of Morristown.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Grover and Sue Walker of Bean Station and Ilene Mills of Bean Station and Henley Atkins of Rutledge.

She is a 2009 graduate of Grainger High School. She is a 2014 graduate of Lincoln Memorial University with a Bachelor’s Degree in medical laboratory science. She is employed with Morristown Hamblen Hospital as a medical technologist.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Gene and Ella Thompson of Tazewell and the late William H. and Morine Barnard of Russellville.

He is a 2008 graduate of Morristown East High School. He is also a 2010 graduate of Tennessee Technology Center with a degree in industrial maintenance. He is employed with Arvin Meritor as a machinist.

The wedding ceremony has been scheduled for June 21, 2014 at 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church Bean Station. Formal invitations have been sent, but friends and family are invited to attend.


Charli Humphrey and Robert Smith announce their engagement and forth-coming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Tammy Fletcher of Morristown and Richard Humphrey of Bean Station. She is the granddaughter of Judy and Buddy Fletcher of Morristown and Paul and Edrial Humphrey of Russellville.

She is a 2012 graduate of Gateway Christian Academy. She is employed at East Tennessee Spine and Orthopedic Specialists.

The groom-elect is a graduate of Morristown West High School. He is employed by Dyal’s Lawn Care.

The wedding ceremony will be held at 4 p.m. June 14 at Valley View Baptist Church, Mooresburg. All friends and family are invited to attend.


Stephen R. Martin and Michelle Zint announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

Bride-elect is the daughter of Kenneth and Patricia Zint of Lexington, South Carolina.

She is the granddaughter of Mary Lee Bobby of Lexington, South Carolina. She is a graduate of Furman University with a Bachelor of Music in violin performance and a graduate of the University of North Carolina Greensboro with a Master of Music in violin performance)

Groom-elect is the son of William and Carri Martin of Morristown. He is the grandson of Roy and Emma Poling of Erwin and Sue Martin of Maryville. He is a graduate of Furman University with a Bachelor of science in psychology and Wake Forest University with a Master of Arts in psychology

The wedding will be held at 5:30 p.m., July 19, 2014 at the Furman University Chapel.

Invitations have been sent.

Posted on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 6:29 pm