Moriah McKinney and Casey Smith were united in marriage July 7, 2018 in a ceremony at Thankful Missionary Baptist Church. The wedding was officiated by Rev. Barry Warren and Rev. David Williams.
The bride is the daughter of Donnie and Balinda McKinney of Morristown. The groom’s parents are Hank and Teresa Smith of Morristown.
The bride was escorted and given in marriage by her father.
Gabrielle “Gabe” McKinney, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Marlee Epps, Sarah Fleshman, Leslie Berquist, Taylor Holder, all of Morristown, and Kristie Stuffle of Grainger County.
Eden Gibson of Morristown served as flower girl. The ring bearer was Braden Johnson of Talbott.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Andrew Alder.
Aaron Smith, brother of the groom served as best man. Groomsmen were Brandon Helton, Jared Masoner, Stewart Wheeler, Sean Jones, all of Morristown, and Derek Stuffle, of Grainger County.
The reception was held in the Horner-Doughtery Pavilion at Cherokee Park. Music for the reception was provided by David Hensley.
The bride is a 2012 graduate of Morristown-Hamblen High School West and a 2016 graduate of East Tennessee State University. She is employed by the Hamblen County Department of Education as a third grade teacher at Russellville Elementary School.
The groom is a 2012 graduate of Morristown-Hamblen High School East and a 2015 graduate of East Tennessee State University. He is employed as the athletic coordinator for the Morristown Parks and Recreation Department.
Following a honeymoon to Punta Canta in the Dominican Republic, the couple resides in Morristown.