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Personalized wedding ceremonies planned and performed by Richard Burton, a licensed,

inter-denominational officiant with nineteen years' experience in Charleston, SC.  

A member of the prestigious Les Clefs d'Or, or Golden Keys Society, for over 25 years,

Rick is also the recipient of the South Carolina Hospitality Ambassador of the Year Award for 2012.


"Richard Burton is, in a nutshell,

the Wedding Whisperer"--

Kim Graham, owner, Kim Graham Photography


What Are People Saying About Us?

"Dear Richard,

Words cannot express how amazing you were on our wedding weekend!  Thank you so very much for making everything perfect.  You were a joy to work with from the start.  I couldn't have dreamed  of a better person to marry us and share our special day.  Thank you for being professional, kind, calm, informative, and an absolute joy to be around!  You are the best.  Sincerely, Alice and Lat"

"Dear Rick, 

Jay and I would like to thank you for making our wedding weekend amazing!  You officiated the ceremony so beautifully and we really enjoyed getting to know you in the process...

we were spoiled in the lap of luxury!  It was

our pleasure to get to know you, you are a lovely man & Charleston Place is lucky to have you.  With much love and gratitude,

Angela and Jay"




Dan and I do not know how to thank you enough for all that you have done for us during this special time in our lives.  This has been the best week of our lives and you helped shape it in so many ways.  You are very special to us.  

Your friends,

Lucy and Dan"

"Dear Rick,

Where do I begin?

Jeff and I are so appreciative of the wedding ceremonies (!) you performed for us, in Mt. Pleasant, SC as well as Morehead City, NC!  They were so sincere and personal...You've become an important person in our lives in the last year.  Not to mention officiating my late aunt's memorial service!  It is our hope you will stay in touch and in our lives.  With love, Donna & Jeff"

(From Wedding Wire):

"Rick was absolutely outstanding!  From the very beginning, Rick was attentive, thoughtful and insightful.  He even helped us craft our vows.  Every base was covered and no stone was left unturned.  His attention to detail, professionalism, and passion for our wedding ensured us we made the right choice...We have recommended him to several friends and have also made a lifelong friend in Rick in the process! 

Emily & Larry"



"Dear Rick,

We cannot express our gratitude enough for all that you did to make our wedding so 

wonderful.  Your kindness and

warmth really made the day so special.  Your expertise and guidance were key to keeping me calm when trying to organize everything

from out of state.  

We look forward to seeing you when we return to Charleston.

Much love and gratitude,

Cheryl & Bob"

For Your Happily-Ever-After