Raymond John Clayton, age 70, of Rogers, Ark., was laid to eternal rest Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013.
He was born Oct. 31, 1942, in Manitowoc, Wis., and is the son of the late Jeannette (Schaft) and Ellis Clayton. Ray had a 35-plus-year career as a manager at Publix grocery stores and was highly liked and respected by his peers. He was an engaging and generous person with a great sense of humor who loved to make everyone laugh.
He is survived by his loving wife, Elaine, and three children, Andrew Clayton of Rogers, Ark., Danielle Garcia of Rogers, Ark., and John Clayton of Tampa, Fla. Ray was a proud grandfather of four grandchildren whom he loved very dearly. Other surviving family members include sister Linda Konecny, brother Robert Clayton and niece Tammy (Clayton) Heili of Manitowoc, Wis.
Services: No memorial services are being held. However, flowers and considerations can be sent to Elaine Clayton at 15 Oak Bluff East, Rogers AR 72756-8217.