John Edward Clayton, 67, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 in Mobile. He was born March 31, 1945 and was a member of Williams Temple CME Church. He was in the U. S. Marine Corp., served in the Vietnam War and retired from the State of Alabama.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Clayton; son, John Thornton of Thomasville and two daughters, Katie Davis of Decatur and Sonji Smith of Thomasville.
Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 16 at William Temple CME Church. Interment followed at Rockwest AME Church.