Eftink is a 2003 graduate of Jackson High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in nursing from Southeast Missouri State University in 2007. She is a registered nurse with Cape Physician Associates.
Higgerson is a 1999 graduate of New Madrid High School. He is a 2001 graduate of Arkansas State University. He is employed by W.M. Crysler John Deere in New Madrid.
A July 11 wedding is planned at Immaculate Conception Church in Jackson.