Licensed and Insured

Carolyn Berry is a licensed and insured wedding officiant for the commonwealth of Virginia. She is available to help you create your dream wedding at a location anywhere in Virginia important to you. She can perform a simple, civil ceremony that includes filing the paperwork as well as help you plan a more elaborate ceremony with the extras, including readings, poetry, and personalized vows.


Do you want a friend or relative to officiate your wedding?


Many couples opt to have a close friend or relative officiate their weddings. The stickler is ... Will your marriage be valid? Carolyn has a rest-easy solution! She will meet with you on your wedding day 2-4 hours prior to your designated ceremony time, perform a legal ceremony, and file the paperwork. Uncle Bob won't have to worry about the legalities, and you will have the meaningful ceremony of your dreams. 

Don't spend thousands of dollars just to throw a party when you thought you were getting married. Believe it or not ... it has happened!                  

Officiant Packages

All prices include up to100 miles round trip; extra mileage charge: $0.625/per mile each way; filing the marriage certificate with the courthouse; and basic elopement vows, unless specified differently.

·        Elope at Rock Spring, $75

·        Elope at your special location within 20 miles of Essex County, $250

·        I Want "Uncle Bob" to Marry Me, $250

·        Traditional Wedding Ceremony with Personalized Vows at your location and Rehearsal, $425


Contact Carolyn and let her know what you have in mind: 804.750.4796.

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