Bobby and Thelma (Moorehead) Clemons will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on September 15th, 2017.

They were married September 15th, 1967 in Gibson, AR. The couple have one son, John (Jammie) Clemons of Searcy; two grandchildren, Ian Tosh Clemons of Batesville and Christine Clemons of Searcy. The couple made Newport their home in 1970, where they raised John. Bobby worked in maintenance for Sloan Valve in Augusta for 20 years and Thelma worked for Newport Schools as a custodian and bus driver for over 30 years. Both are retired and enjoy spending time with family and friends.

A celebration will be held Saturday September 16th from 1-3 p.m. at Central Missionary Baptist Church located at 3000 Melody Lane in Newport. Couple ask that you please only gift them with your presence. Light refreshments will be served.