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Roxboro, NC, 27573
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Obituary
James "Jimmy" Reginald Clayton
November 07, 1933 - January 07, 2018
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Tuesday January 09, 2018, 12-1PM
Grace/Ca-Vel United Methodist Church
313 Church St.
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Tuesday January 09, 2018, 1PM
Church Service
Grace/Ca-Vel United Methodist Church
313 Church St.
Roxboro, NC 27573
James "Jimmy" Reginald Clayton, 84, of 419 Ellen Street, Roxboro, died Sunday, January 7, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. Clayton was the son of the late Jim Robert and Jenny Frances Long Clayton. Mr. Clayton served in the US Army infantry. He retired from Tultex and volunteered in the local nursing homes. He was a member of Grace/Ca-Vel United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir and was a member of the Methodist Men. Mr. Clayton was also involved with the prison ministry. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jerry Clayton, his sister, Janelle Clark, and his niece, Cherri Ridgeway.

Mr. Clayton is survived by his sister-in-law, Mary Lou Clayton, of Roxboro; three nephews, Michael Hayes, of Roxboro, Sammy Clayton and wife Karen, of Timberlake, and Tim Clayton and wife Velvet, of Semora; two nieces, Tammy Tuck and husband Bradley, of Timberlake and Kim Slaughter and husband Carl, of Semora; and his nephew-in-law, Robert Ridgeway, of Roxboro.

Funeral services will be held 1PM Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Grace/CaVel United Methodist Church by the Pastor Darcy Knight. Burial will follow in Burchwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held 12-1PM Tuesday at Grace/CaVel United Methodist Church prior to the service and at other times at the home of Mary Lou Clayton, 4920 Oxford Rd., Roxboro.

Pallbearers will be Kenneth Hicks, Ricky Hargis, Tony Cole, Mike Walker, Ronnie Maloney, and Andy Riley. Honorary pallbearers will be Harry Hodges, Johnny Walker, Ralph Loftis and Don Davis.

Flowers are acceptable, or memorials may be made to Grace/Ca-Vel United Methodist Church, 313 Church St., Roxboro, NC, 27573.