Kelsi Dawn Gibson and Reith Malachi Claflin will marry July 20, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Cherokee.
Parents of the couple are Carl and Donnell Gibson; Rhonda and Kip Hungerford; and the late Reith Claflin. Grandparents are Butch and Bernie Arganbright; the late Lon and Bessie Gibson; the late Robert and Maxine Dietz; and the late Dan and Lucille Myers
Gibson is a 2008 graduate of Cherokee High School and a 2012 graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University with a bachelor of science degree in business administration. She works for Chieftain Oil Co., in Kiowa, Kan.
Claflin is a 2007 graduate of Ringwood High School. He currently is serving in the United States Army, stationed at Fort Benning, Ga.
After the wedding, Malachi will be stationed at Fort Wainwright and the couple will reside in Fairbanks, Alaska.