Country singer Kellie Pickler and Kyle Jacobs eloped on January 1, 2011. The couple, who has been engaged since June 2010, exchanged vows on New Year’s Day in a “small, intimate ceremony on a private island in the Caribbean,” Pickler’s rep said.
Pickler Tweeted Tuesday, “Yes, it’s true, @kylecjacobs and I said “I Do!” Thank you Jesus!”
An hour later she wrote, “Private Island. Caribbean. Cigar in one hand, Rum in the other. Someone just called me “Mrs. Jacobs.”….sounds nice :)”.
Pickler, 24, and Jacobs, 37, began dating in 2008. Jacobs proposed to Pickler on a Florida beach on June 15, 2010.
“It was the most spiritual moment.” Pickler said of the proposal. “We would’ve gotten married that night had there been a preacher walking by!”