Kelsey Schmidt and Jace Buford were united in marriage on July 28, 2018 at Hitchcock Park in Mitchell, South Dakota with Pastor Ben Payne officiating.
Parents of the couple are Ken and Lynne Schmidt, Woonsocket, South Dakota; and Johnny and Janet Buford, Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
Kelsey is a 2011 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School, a 2015 graduate of Mount Marty College, and will receive her O.D. from NSU Oklahoma College of Optometry in May 2019. Jace is a 2009 graduate of Tahlequah High School, a 2011 graduate of OSU Institute of Technology, and currently works as a journeyman lineman for Southwestern Power Administration.
The couple makes their home in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.