Mark and Genevieve Clipper of Carmichaels recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary.
Mr. and Mrs. Clipper were married December 26, 1942, in Ashland, Ky., by the Rev. Milton A. Peters, a Methodist minister.
The couple have six children, Mark Wayne (Nancy), Kerry Alan (Christine), Gerald Lee (Barbara), Deborah Sue, Sherre Marlene (Marsh) and Trina Marlene (Leslie).
The have 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Both Mr. and Mrs. Clipper retired from Gross Furniture Co. in Fredericktown.
Mr. Clipper worked as a furniture salesman and interior decorator for 36 years and Mrs. Clipper worked as an associate furniture salesperson.
Clipper – 70 years