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

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

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 plans to graduate from Washburn University. She is interning at Kansas Children's Service League.

The groom 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. Kelli returned to Topeka to finish her degree. The couple looks forward to reuniting in December when Kelli can move to Georgia where Kevin is currently stationed at Fort Stewart.