October 5, 2013
Jill Marie Griggs, of Kingsport, Tenn., now living in Johnson City, Tenn., and Steven Metcalf, of Harrogate, Tenn., plan to be married at 5 p.m. Oct. 12 at The Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City. The bride-elect is the daughter of Barry and Beverly Griggs, of Kingsport, Tenn., and the granddaughter of the late Cloyce and Dean Billings and the late Lewis and Lillian Griggs. She is a 2004 graduate of Sullivan South High School and received a master’s degree in speech language pathology from East Tennessee State University, where she was a member of Sigma Kappa sorority. She is employed at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Johnson City. The prospective groom is the son of Steve and Alicia Metcalf, of Harrogate, Tenn., and the grandson of Charles and Wilma Rector, of Harrogate, Wilma Metcalf, of Harrogate, and William “Gene” Metcalf. He is a 2001 graduate of J. Frank White Academy and received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from East Tennessee State University. He is employed at Wellmont Health Systems in Kingsport.