Preferred Vendors

by WedShops.com

All of the wedding vendors listed on this page are recommended by WedShops.com – The Charlotte, NC Wedding Directory. All of these vendors are highly skilled and experienced and have worked with St. Mary’s Chapel for years.


Photographer / Photography

Charlotte Wedding Photographer Lem Lynch
Lem Lynch Photography

One of Charlotte’s finest wedding photographers. Lem has over 30 years experience photographing weddings at St. Mary’s Chapel and across both Carolinas and beyond. Once you view wedding images on his amazing website you will definitely recognize his creative, versatile and artistic style. If not just any photographers will do for your wedding, Lem my be the one your searching for.

To learn more about Lem and his services, click here.


Officiant / Minister

Rev. Patrick Maloy

With over 2,600 weddings performed, Rev. Patrick Maloy is one of the most popular and experienced officiants in the Charlotte area. Rev. Maloy is an ordained, non-denominational minister. For many years, he has performed all types of weddings at St. Mary’s Chapel and numerous, other venues across the greater Charlotte area.

Click here to learn more about Rev. Patrick Maloy.


Wedding Director

Wedding Planner Dottie Maloy
Dottie Maloy

Dottie Maloy is a full-time, professional, certified wedding director and planner. She has been directing weddings in the Charlotte area for over 30 years – including hundreds of weddings at St. Mary’s Chapel.

Click here to learn more about Dottie Maloy.


Ceremony Rentals / Decor

Decor By Lesley
Decor by Lesley

Lesley McDowell offers many items to rent that perfectly suit St. Mary’s Chapel, as well as many other wedding ceremony locations in the Charlotte area. Items including candles, candelabras, pew markers, altar arrangements and many more are available for rent. Lesley also prints unique programs for your wedding.

Click here to learn more about rentals.


Ceremony Music

Carolina Strings
Carolina Strings

Carolina Strings offers outstanding music for your wedding ceremony, reception or party. As Charlotte’s most experienced string quartet, we work directly with you to plan the perfect selections for your special day.

Click here to learn more about Carolina Strings