Roy Clapp, 84 of rural Cabery, IL died Tuesday June 26, 2012 at 5:25 PM at his residence.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday June 30, 2012 at 10:00 AM at the Cabery United Methodist Church in Cabery, IL with Pastor David Phillips officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 29, 2012 from 5:00-8:00 PM at the Calvert & Martin Funeral Home in Cullom, and one hour prior to the services, Saturday at the church. Burial will be held in Broughton Twp Cemetery in Rural Kempton, IL. Memorials in Roy’s name may be left to Cabery United Methodist Church.
Roy was born on February 19, 1928 in Cabery, the son of Clifford and Jennie (Canham) Clapp. He married Annabel Jacob on September 26, 1946 in Loretta, IL. She preceded him in death on March 10, 2009.
He is survived by three sons: Larry (Cyndy) of Kempton, IL, Randy (Holly) of Kempton, IL, Gary (Kathy) of Cabery, two daughters: Sandy (Larry) Walter of Lebanon, Mo and Kathy (Leo) Weber of Cabery, IL. Also surviving are fourteen grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren and his sister Fonda (Richard) Rieke of Eureka, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister: Lois Holm.
He was a lifelong resident of Cabery, and was a longtime farmer and electrician.