Kelli Jo Karlin and Kevin Parr were married Oct. 7, 2013, at the Kehoe House, Savannah, Ga., with the Rev. Steve Schulte officiating.

Parents of the couple are Lawrence and Sheila Karlin, Garden City, and Harold and Patricia Parr.

The couple eloped at the Kehoe House, a historic bed and breakfast in Savannah.

The bride is a graduate of Garden City High School and a soon to be graduate of Washburn University. She is an intern at Kansas Children's Service League.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Washburn Rural High School.

He works as a Combat Medic for the U.S. Army.

The couple spent time together in Savannah.

The bride returned to Topeka to finish her degree. The couple looks forward to reuniting in December when the bride can move to Georgia, where the bridegroom is stationed at Fort Stewart.