Elizabeth Maxey Hackworth and Ryan Deloran Long were married April 21, 2012, at New Providence Presbyterian Church, in Maryville, Tenn. The Rev. Mark R. Curtis officiated.
The bride is the daughter of William M. Hackworth of Roanoke and the late Judith M. Hackworth. She is the granddaughter of Donna Lang Hackworth of Cincinnati and the late William F. Hackworth, and Geneva Maxey McArthur of Maryville and the late Donnell Wear McArthur. A graduate of York High School, in Yorktown, where she was the valedictorian of her class, she also is a graduate of the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, and an honors graduate of the University of Tennessee School of Law. She practices in Knoxville, Tenn.
The groom is the son of Betty K. Long of Seymour, Tenn., and the late George E. Long, and the grandson of the late Bart and Lillian Long and the late Fred and Hattie Kanipe. He is a graduate of Seymour High School, the University of Tennessee and the College of Pharmacy at East Tennessee State University. He is a pharmacist and employed by Walgreens.
Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was served by Sarah Garrett, maid of honor, and Moriah McArthur, Elizabeth Ward and Alisha Warner, bridesmaids. Jeremy Fowler was best man, and Chris Campbell, Caleb Boaz, John Shenouda and Trever Tummins served as groomsmen. Melanie Likos, Jeff Salerno and Erin Gray served as readers. Kenlee Likos and Amelia Florentine were flower girls.
Following the wedding, a reception was held at Butterfly Gap Retreat.
The couple honeymooned in Martinique, and live in Knoxville.
Published in the Roanoke Times on June 10, 2012