Edward Moses "Ebbie" Clayton
September 17, 1931 - May 19, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Sunday May 21, 2017, 7:00-8:30 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Monday May 22, 2017, 11:00 AM
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Edward Moses "Ebbie" Clayton age 85 of 2755 Chub Lake Road died Friday, May 19, 2017 at his home. He was born in Person county to the late Albert Barton and Sarah Elizabeth Lillian Oakley Clayton. Mr. Clayton was predeceased by his wife, Emily Irene Hubbard Clayton and 7 siblings, Calvin, Ivey, James, Reams, Allie, Viola Clayton and Geraldine Solomon. "Ebbie" was a devoted, kind, loving and gentle husband and father. He was a member of Theresa Baptist Church where he was deacon and served on many committees; he was a retired tobacco farmer; and member of the Clayton Corner Grocery family.
Surviving are his three children, Jennifer C. Bolton, Amy C. Ashley Guard, and Calvin B. Clayton all of Roxboro; five grandchildren, Jason Bolton, Blake Ashley, Dustin Clayton, Colby Clayton, and Lilly Clayton; two great-grandchildren, Ashlynn Bolton, and Carson Ashley; two brothers, Elbert "Bo" Clayton, Wallace Clayton, and one sister, Shirley C. Bowes all of Roxboro.
The family will receive friends 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Sunday, May 21,2017 at Brooks & White Funeral Home and other times at his home.
The funeral service will be 11:00 AM Monday, May 22, 2017 at Theresa Baptist Church with the Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Bowes, Dwayne Clayton, G.H. Clayton, Linwood Clayton, Randy "Rook" Clayton, and Tim Clayton. Honorary pallbearers will be Connie Bowes, Gerald Clayton, Wayne Clayton, Donnie Hubbard, Donny Clayton, Charles "Bud Albert" Clayton, Donnie Clayton, and Roy Carver III.
Memorial gifts may be made to Theresa Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 3919 Chub Lake Road, Roxboro NC 27574.