MOREHOUSE - Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Clapp will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary on Oct. 12.
Clapp and the former Dorothy Corbin were married Oct. 14, 1952 in Hernando, Miss. by Justice of the Peace J.H. Davis.
Their children are Phyllis and Mike Warren and terry Clapp of St. Louis; Elaine and Billy Ayres and David and Betty Clapp of Morehouse; and the late Mike Clapp. They are the grandparents of Jamie McMahon, David Clapp Jr., Tonya Ayres, Angela Woodworth, Melissa Warren and Jeremy Ayres. Their great-grandchildren are Brooke Clapp, Michael Woodworth, John McMahon and Shawn Robards.
Clapp is a veteran of the U.S. Navy and worked for General Motors in St. Louis for 34 years before retiring and Mrs. Clapp was employed by Prince Gardner in St. Louis for 13 years.