Burford received a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 2005. She is a registered dental hygienist at Cross Trails Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Jennings is a 2002 graduate of SIU-Carbondale. He is a registered sonographer at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
An Aug. 29 wedding is planned at First Baptist Church in Jackson.