Christa Rose Seeger and Jacob Bryce Tilley were united in marriage at Colonial Heights United Methodist Church in Kingsport, TN on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at five o'clock in the evening. The wedding was officiated by the groom's father, Rev. Stephen Tilley, pastor of Heritage First Church of God in Kingsport, TN and Dr. Larry Taylor, of Colorado Springs, CO.
The bride is the daughter of Chas and Patty Seeger of Blountville, TN. She is the granddaughter of Bertie Jo and the late Reuben Morrell of Bluff City, TN and Charles and Ann Seeger of Kingsport, TN. The groom is the son of Rev. Stephen and Candace Tilley of Kingsport, TN. He is the grandson of G.C. and Stella Musser of Atkins, VA and Stella and the late Morris Tilley of Glade Springs, VA.
The bride was given in marriage by her father and mother and escorted to the alter by her father. The matron of honor was the bride's cousin, Heather Harvey McCann. The bridesmaids were Audrey Box, Heather Norris, Mikaela Carter, Samantha Metcalf White, Riley Upchurch and Joanna Tilley, the groom's sister. Reagan Seeger, the bride's cousin, was the junior bridesmaid/flower girl. Jamin McCann served as best man and the groomsmen were Alex Atwood, Derek Deiter, Taylor Moore, Matthew Sheppard, Chase Seeger, the bride's brother and Isaac Billings. The bride's cousin, Abraham Seeger, was the ring bearer. A program of worship music was provided by pianist, Kim Elkins and violinist, Margo Deihl, cousin of the groom. Following the ceremony, an arch of sabers was provided by classmates of the groom from the United States Air Force Academy under the direction of Sgt. Don Sawver.
The bride graduated in May of 2018 from East Tennessee State University with a B.S. in Nursing. The groom graduated in May of 2017 from the United States Air Force Academy and is serving his country as 2nd Lt. at McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita, KS. The couple will reside in Derby, KS after a trip to Jamaica.