Ringgold is a popular destination for couples wishing to get married. Several celebrities have even tied the knot in Ringgold.
The Ringgold Wedding Chapel across from the courthouse on Nashville Street is a former Methodist Church. Former Louisiana Gov. Jimmie Davis married Gospel Music Hall of Fame member Anna Carter Gordon there.
Across the street at Catoosa County Courthouse many celebrities and visitors choose a civil service with the probate judge officiating. George Jones and Tammy Wynette tied the knot there. It was Tammy's second service at the courthouse. She also married into one the the country's most prolific families by wedding Don Chapel there prior to Jones. Don Everly of the Everly Brothers also chose the spot for one of his marriages.
One of the most famous celebrities to make Ringgold part of her family history was Dolly Parton who wed Carl Dean at the First Baptist Church of Ringgold.