Brooke McLean Patterson and Barrett Massey Jenkins marry

Apr. 13, 2013 @ 08:22 PM


Brooke McLean Patterson and Barrett Massey Jenkins were united in marriage Saturday, April 13, 2013, at six o’clock in the evening at Christ Episcopal Church in Raleigh. The Rev. Herschel Miller Hunter Jr. officiated. A reception followed the ceremony at Carolina Country Club.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Street Patterson of Raleigh. She is the granddaughter of Mr. Jack Patterson and the late Mrs. Patterson of Roseboro, and Mrs. Martin George Rudroff and the late Mr. Rudroff of Raleigh.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Thomas Jenkins of Henderson. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Wiggins Jenkins Jr. of Henderson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Daniel Massey of Zebulon.

The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents. The matron of honor was Kathleen Andrews Warren of Raleigh. The bridesmaids were Austin Leager Andrews of Washington, N.C.; Kiley Cameron Baker of Austin, Texas; Emily Day Iverson of New York, N.Y.; Sarah Rushing Oglesby, cousin of the bride, of Crawfordville, Fla.; Mary Wallace Teague Shaver of New Orleans, La.; Patricia Paula Williamson of Atlanta, Ga.; Lauren Rickman Leager, Justin Anne Patterson, sister-in-law of the bride, and Ellie Howell Sharpe, all of Raleigh.

James Thomas Jenkins, father of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were James Thomas Jenkins Jr., brother of the groom, of New Haven, Conn.; William David Carver, Travis Lee Hamrick, Jason Upchurch Jenkins, cousin of the groom, James Jenkins Mills, cousin of the groom, Lester Caron Parker II, Michael Andrew Patterson, brother of the bride, and Christopher Lee Woody II, all of Raleigh.

Scripture readers were Elizabeth Marshall Carroll, sister-in-law of the groom, of New Haven, Connecticut and Amber Rogers Woody of Raleigh. Program attendants were Jill Elizabeth Crotty of Dallas, Texas and Catherine Ann Rushing, cousin of the bride, of Athens, Ga. Flower girls were Dalilah Daniel Massey, Ella Elizabeth Massey, both of Troy, N.Y.; Abigail Grace Maykowski of Memphis, Tenn.; and Shende Parris Mills of Raleigh.

A rehearsal dinner was hosted on Friday night, April 12, 2013, by the parents of the groom at The Cardinal Club followed by a wedding eve dance hosted by family and friends at The Stockroom 230.

The bride is a graduate of Needham B. Broughton High School in Raleigh. She received a bachelor of science in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was a member of Kappa Delta Sorority. She was presented by the Terpsichorean Club at the 2002 North Carolina Debutante Ball in Raleigh.

Mr. Jenkins is a graduate of St. Andrews School in Middletown, Del. He received a bachelor of arts in environmental studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.

Following a honeymoon trip to Amsterdam, Bruges and Paris, the couple will reside in Raleigh.