Franks received a bachelor of history degree and master of education degree from Truman State University. She is a fourth grade teacher at Rebecca Boone Elementary School in Warrenton, Mo.
Giles received a bachelor of music education degree from Southeast Missouri State University and a master of music education degree from Boston University. He is director of bands with Warren County School District.
A June 10, 2009, wedding is planned in Negril, Jamaica.