Melodie Noelle Saunders, daughter of Glenn and Judy Saunders, of Moultrie, Ga., was united in marriage with Christopher Brandon Hardwick, son of Jerry and Donna Hardwick, of Louisville, Nov. 19 in Louisville. The Rev. Kim D. Bowen officiated.
A reception was held at First Baptist Church, Alcoa.
The couple are living in Maryville.
The bride received a Bachelor of Arts degree in human services from Carson-Newman University and a Master of Arts in teaching English as a second language from Carson-Newman University. She is a teacher at Maryville City Schools.
The groom is a jet engine mechanic, Air National Guard, 134th.