Catherine Anne Moulton and Alan Ellis Curtis Jr. were married on June 28, 2014 at the Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham. The Very Reverend Andrew Pearson Jr. officiated the 6 p.m. ceremony. A reception followed at the Birmingham Museum of Art.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Russell Moulton II of Birmingham. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Billy LeBold Harbert of Birmingham, who were also married on June 28, 1952, exactly 62 years earlier. She is also the granddaughter of Mrs. John Lewis Moulton and the late Mr. Moulton, formerly of Albany, Ga. The honorary grandmother of the bride is Mrs. Anne Michaels of Birmingham.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Ellis Curtis Sr. of Birmingham. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Claud Wilson Dent Jr. and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Christopher Curtis Sr., all of Tuscaloosa.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a Lela Rose crepe cap sleeve gown featuring intricate lace appliquéd on the bodice and hem. She wore her mother’s cathedral-length, lace-trimmed veil during the ceremony and a ring of flowers in her hair for the reception. The bride carried a bouquet of peonies, freesia, hypericum berries, ranunculus and lavender wrapped in her great-grandmother’s handkerchief that was monogrammed with her initials and the wedding date.
Music during the ceremony was performed by the Stratford String Quartet and Dr. Stephen G. Schaeffer, organist emeritus, and Sadie Frazier, soprano soloist. The Atlanta Show Stoppers provided music at the reception.
The bride was attended by her sister, Lacey Moulton Downing, as her matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Meredith Stinson Carter, Lauralee Nevins Charles, Joy Elizabeth Cornay, Haley Miles Dykes, Hannah Weston Dykes, Catherine Curtis Eickholt, Jennifer Fowler Hartsfield, Claire Foster Martin, Lauren Elizabeth Sakmar, Courtney Terry Sanek, Katelyn Ann Snyder and Katherine Fowler Wasden. Flower girls were Elizabeth Walker Eickholt, Virginia Ellis Eickholt and Julia Caroline Eickholt, nieces of the groom, and Anne Floyd Hartsfield and Elizabeth Anne Wasden, nieces of the bride.
The groom’s father served as best man. Groomsmen were Joel Chase Ajlouny, John Morgan Amos, Christopher Steven Eickholt, Joseph Jenkins Gribbin Jr., Charles Beck Hall, Charles Andrew Hartley Jr., Blake Carol Helveston, Billy Harbert Moulton, James Beasley White and Joshua James Young.
Hannah Catherine Downing and Lacey Mann Woodruff were lay readers. Program attendants were Sarah Manning Gordon, Emma Taylor Gordon and Kate Elizabeth Sinclair. Wedding book attendants were Madison Victoria Murrell and Julia Anne Sinclair.
After a wedding trip to Bali, the couple live in Telluride, Colo.