Mary Kathryn Perkinson and Richard William Kurth were united in marriage on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at six o’clock in the North Courtyard of the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Reverend Bobby Tyson, Jr. of St. James United Methodist Church in Tarboro, North Carolina officiated. Following the ceremony, the parents of the bride hosted a reception at the North Carolina Museum of Art. On Friday evening, the parents of the groom hosted a rehearsal dinner at the Borden House in Fred Fletcher Park. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Perkinson, III of Tarboro. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Perkinson, Jr. of Norlina and the late Mr. and Mrs. Billy Lou King of Arcola. She is a graduate of North Carolina State University and Campbell Law School. She is currently the Wallace Public Service Fellow at Campbell Law School. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Philip Kurth of Raleigh. He is the grandson of Mr. William Frederick Kurth of Fredericksburg, Virginia and Mrs. Constance Schindler Kurth of Burlington, Vermont and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Henry Harris, Jr. of Smithfield. He is a graduate of Blair Academy and Campbell University. The bride was attended by Jessica T. Lin of Portland, Oregon as maid of honor and Jena Coley Minton of Lincolnton as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Lindsey Grace Parks and Jessica Ryan Cuttance, both of Raleigh. The groom’s brother, Henry Philip Kurth of Raleigh, served as best man. Groomsmen were Michael Cooper Pollock of Washington, DC; Robert Douglas Gilbert of San Diego; and Taylor Duane Wood of Charlotte. Following a honeymoon in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the couple will reside in Raleigh.