Kimberly Ann Thetford, of Nichols Hills, and Austin Scott Heape, of Dallas, were united in marriage on Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at All Souls Episcopal Church. Reverend Patrick Edmund Bright officiated the ceremony with Reverend John Henry Marlin assisting. A reception followed at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club. The Bride is the daughter of Francis William Thetford, and the late Marsha Thetford-McCubbin, both of Nichols Hills. She is the granddaughter of the late Francis William Thetford and the late Lolita Elizabeth Thetford of Oklahoma City, and the late Robert Eugene Walker of Oklahoma City, and Carolyn Dawn Walker, of Carmel, California. The Groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Garland Heape of Dallas, Texas. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Charles Bellemans of Austin, Texas, and Mr. and Mrs. Gene Garland Heape of Dallas, Texas. Given in marriage by her father, the Bride wore a show stopping, strapless gown and veil designed by Vera Wang. Claire Elizabeth Thetford, of Nichols Hills, served as the Maid of Honor. The Bride’s other attendants were Elizabeth Portman Black, Ann Patterson Sims, Katherine Anne Heatly, Amy Elizabeth Skinner, Laura Thorne Parke, Elizabeth Ashley McCubbin and Madeline Stirling McCubbin. Stephen Taylor Lietzke served as Best Man. The Groom’s other attendants included David Chasland Heape, Jonathan West Heape, Justin Daniel Henry, Brian Patrick Kimzey, Collen Ray Meyer, Bradley Koch Settles and Shad Michael Thetford. Bryan David Bugg and Kyle Matthew Cervi served as Ushers. The reception at The Oklahoma Golf and Country Club was a magnificent mix of beautiful white flowers and sparkling candles. Accentuating the main reception room was the Country Club’s stunning white Christmas tree. It was a magical scene. The Jimmy Church Band from Nashville provided the music, as guests danced the night away. The Groom, having received his Bachelor's degree from Baylor University and his Master's degree in geology from the University of Oklahoma, works as a geologist with Sandridge Energy Company. The Bride is a graduate of The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, with a Bachelor of Arts degree, and is employed as an assistant buyer with Balliets, after having worked in public relations in New York City and Dallas. . Following a honeymoon trip to Paris and London, the couple has returned to make their home in Nichols Hills, Oklahoma.