Dr. Amanda Elizabeth Wurth and Capt. Joshua Garland Grace were united in marriage May 28 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Paducah with the Rev. Emmanuel Zamora officiating. Music was provided by Douglas P. Arnold of Paducah, organist; Laikin Simons of Lexington, vocalist; and Melissa Tribou of Paducah, vocalist.
The bride is the daughter of William and Rose Marie Wurth of Paducah. The groom is the son of Garland and Kathy Grace of Tompkinsville.
The bride chose Mrs. Mary King of Lexington as her matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Mrs. Christina Perkins of Lexington and Mrs. Melissa Reed of Paducah, sisters of the bride; Mrs. Mary Turner of Bowling Green, sister of the groom; and Miss Ashley Morris of Paducah. Miss Emma Grace Turner, daughter of David and Mary Turner of Bowling Green, served as the flower girl. Ringbearers were Landon Perkins and Jack Perkins, sons of Jonathan and Christina Perkins of Lexington.
The groom chose his brother, Zack Grace of Bowling Green, as his best man. Groomsmen were Bryan Crowe of Danville; Jacob Crowe and David Turner, both of Bowling Green; and Aaron Wurth of Paducah, brother of the bride. Serving as ushers were Todd Ford of Bowling Green, David Petett of Campbellsville and Kirk Williams of Glasgow.
A reception followed at the St. John Knights of Columbus Hall. Dr. Suzy Ashby of Owensboro and Miss Jennifer Bunch of Bowling Green served as guest register attendants.
The bride is a 2000 graduate of St. Mary High School, a 2005 graduate of the University of Kentucky with bachelor’s degrees in biology and Spanish, and a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. Dr. Grace is completing a pediatric dental residency at the University of Kentucky.
The groom is a 1997 graduate of Monroe County High School in Tompkinsville and a 2004 graduate of Western Kentucky University with bachelor’s degrees in business management and sociology. He is a captain with the Kentucky Army National Guard.
They reside in Lexington.