Rebecca Ann Pope, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pope of Raleigh, NC, and Kevin John Armstrong, son of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Armstrong of Raleigh, NC, were married on June 8, 2013.
The ceremony and reception were held at The Coral Bay Club in Atlantic Beach with Rev. LaVera Parato officiating the ceremony.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a strapless, lace over charmeuse beaded gown with chapel train. April Sullivan, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Apryl Johnson, Susan Newberry, Betsy Harris, and Virginia Snipes, were bridesmaids. Catherine Pope and Mary Alice Sullivan were junior bridesmaids. The flower girls were Emily Strickland and Virginia Pope and Mason Weeks served as ring bearer.
Brian Armstrong, father of the groom, was the best man. Thomas Armstrong, brother of the groom, William Powell, Anthony Payne, Chris Upton, Neal Woodlief, and Jon Hayes served as groomsmen. Christopher Pope, Michael Pope, and Jeffrey Pope; brothers of the bride, served as ushers.
The bride graduated from Meredith College with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She also received her NC teaching license at East Carolina University. She is currently teaching first grade at Durant Road Elementary School.
The groom graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelor's degree in Communications and is employed by The Mitchell Group at Northwestern Mutual.
The couple honeymooned in Jamaica and resides in Raleigh, NC.