Eugene Clayton (ALEXANDER, Ga.)

ALEXANDER, Ga. - David Eugene Clayton, Sr., 54, entered into rest Sunday, April 6, 2008, at the Medical College of Georgia after an extended illness. He was born September 12, 1953 to Monnie A. Clayton, Sr. and Bessie Landing Clayton. He was the owner of Clayton Construction and Clayton Trucking. Mr. Clayton attended Botsford Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his father. In addition to his mother, family members include his wife, Gerald Anne McClain Clayton of Alexander; daughter, Lori Clayton Martin (Evan) of Waynesboro; son, David E. Clayton, Jr. of Alexander; grandson, Clayton C. Anderson of Waynesboro; sister, Brenda C. Wolfe of North Augusta, S C; brothers, Tommy Clayton (Susan) of Weston, FL, Melvin Clayton (Rita), Monnie Clayton, Jr. (Angie), all of Waynesboro; Curtis Clayton (Angie) of Sardis; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive guests at DeLoach Funeral Home, Waynesboro, Tuesday, April 8, 2008, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Friends may call at the home. Funeral services will be held at Bethel Baptist Church, Alexander, Wednesday, April 9, 2008, at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Wayne Dixon will be officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Bethel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Curtis Clayton, Adam Clayton, Josh Clayton, Al McClain, III, Glynn Bassett, Brad McClain, Mark McClain, Jr., and Flint McClain. Memorials may be made to Botsford Baptist Church, 825 Botsford Church Road, Waynesboro, GA 30830; Bethel Baptist Church, 384 Joyner-Oglesby Road, Sardis, GA 30456; or Edmund Burke Academy, P O Box 787, Waynesboro, GA 30830. DeLoach Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 842 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA 30830 (706-554- 3531) is serving the Clayton Family. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-April 8, 2008