Sunday, January 28, 2007

Rhonda Elizabeth Jones and F. Arthur Acklie were married Oct. 21, 2006, at First Centenary United Methodist Church in Chattanooga, Tenn. Brian Davis performed the ceremony. Organist was Aesook Lim of Rome, Ga., and soloist was Cordelia Zinskie of Statesboro, Ga.

Parents of the couple are Ronald and JoAnna Jones of Jackson, and Vernon and Lena Acklie of Johnson City, Tenn.

Matron of honor was Debbie Burton of Poplar Bluff, Mo., sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Phyllis Gay of Rossville, Tenn., and Karen Bonse of Apison, Tenn.

The groom chose his father as best man. Groomsmen were John Smith of Johnson City, cousin of the groom, and John Horton of Hixson, Tenn.

A brunch reception was held at 21 in Chattanooga.

The groom's parents hosted the rehearsal dinner Oct. 20 at Provino's Italian Restaurant in Chattanooga.

Mrs. Acklie is a graduate of Poplar Bluff High School in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She received bachelor and master degrees from Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. She is an informatics analyst with MedSolutions in Franklin, Tenn.

The groom is a graduate of Science Hill High School in Johnson City. He received bachelor and master degrees from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a sales associate with Ashley Furniture in Franklin.

After a wedding trip to Orlando, Fla., the couple resides in Franklin.