Charles E. “Sonny” Clapp
METROPOLIS, Ill. — Mr. Charles E. “Sonny” Clapp, age 71, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah after a short but courageous battle with cancer.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, October 19th, 2013, at Trinity Presbyterian Church with the Rev. James Wright officiating.
Sonny is survived by his wife of 47 years, Cindy Clapp; a son, Jonathon Clapp and wife Karen; a daughter, Jenny Baker and husband Chris; two grandchildren, Katye Baker and Finn Clapp; a brother, Freddie Clapp and wife Rhonda; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Delsie Clapp; and a sister, Joanne Clapp.
Friends may call to the Trinity Presbyterian Church from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 19th.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to: Trinity Presbyterian Church Building & Ground Fund for stained glass refurbishment, 605 Metropolis Street, Metropolis, IL 62960; or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memorial/Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Program, Memphis, TN 38105-9956.