Randy Oliver Clayton

Friday, May 11, 2012

Randy Oliver Clayton, 56, of Marmaduke died Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at his home in Marmaduke. He was born May 27, 1955, in Rector.

Randy did lawn service and was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his mother, Rachel Marie Clayton of Marmaduke; three brothers, Joseph Clayton and wife Bonnie of Lafe, George Clayton and wife Paula of Marmaduke and David Clayton and wife Jewell of Rector; five sisters, Barbara Carpenter and husband Marston of Rector, Linda Travis and husband Stanton of Paragould, Mary Rasberry and husband Larry of Fort Worth, Texas, Peggy Sutherland and husband Danny of Marmaduke and Lesa Taylor and husband Jeff Taylor of Cordova, Tenn., and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Noah Oliver Clayton; two brothers, Jerry Clayton and Bill Clayton, and a sister, Cathy Wheat.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 10, at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector with Rev. Josh Carpenter and Rev. Nathan Gramling officiating. Burial will follow the services.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Mitchell Funeral Home in Rector.

Pallbearers are David Finley, Marston Carpenter, Danny Sutherland, Larry Rasberry, Jeff Taylor and Chad Wheat. Honorary pallbearers are Stanton Travis, Kevin Travis, Aaron Clayton, Marcus Keller, Louis Lopez, Bruce Rasberry, Jeff Rasberry, Lee Taylor, Anthony Clayton, Danny Sutherland, Todd Sutherland and Brett Clayton.