Thomas and Shirley McClurg of Claremore are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple married Feb. 14, 1957 in the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Lewis.

Thomas works for Verdigris Schools and is the son of the late Walter and Anna McClurg. Shirley is retired registrar from Rogers State College and works part-time at the J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum.

They have one daughter, Debbye McClurg of Claremore.

The family of the anniversary couple will honor them with a reception on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 2-4 p.m. at Memorial Heights Baptist Church’s McCrackin Hall. The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.