Caruthers to wed Shipp at Crawford Street UMC

Published 11:00 pm Saturday, August 4, 2012

Tom Caruthers and Beverly Blackmon Shipp, both of Vicksburg, will be married at 6 p.m. Aug. 10, 2012, at Crawford Street United Methodist Church. A reception will follow at the church.

The bride-elect, a widow, is the mother of three children: Robert G. Baker (Nancy) of Pensacola, Fla., James Darrell Baker (Loretta) of Utica and the late Timothy Vernon Baker.

The prospective groom, a widower, has three children: Tom Caruthers (Joy Georgia), Mike Caruthers (Wanda) and Gail Meacham (Sidney), all of Vicksburg.

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Both 83, they were members of the Class of 1947 at Carr Central High School. Both are retired and will make their home in Vicksburg.