Walker is a 2007 graduate of Jackson High School. She received a bachelor of fine arts degree from Webster University in 2011, and plans to pursue a master's degree in art therapy at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.
Smith is a graduate of Parkway West High School. He is pursuing a bachelor's degree in music from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He is employed by Complete Music and Video.
An Aug. 12 wedding is planned at the Jewel Box in Forest Park in St. Louis.