J. Gail Clayton
CROTON — J. Gail “Buddy” Clayton, 82, of Croton died Thursday morning, April 21, 2005, at his residence.
He was born June 15, 1922, in Sunbury to William Clayton and Eulalia (Ross) Gillium.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Marjorie (Stegner) Clayton, whom he married on Feb. 15, 1947; a son, Stephen (Mary Beth) Clayton of Sunbury; a daughter, Marleen (John) Kunze of Massillon; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers; and one sister.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers.
Friends may call Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. Pastor Jonathan Dotson will officiate. Burial will follow in Hartford Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can by made to the New Bethel Christian Union Church, 14144 Bethel Road, Croton, OH 43013; or Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
MOUNT VERNON — Hazel Garven, 77, of McKenzie Road, Mount Vernon, passed away at her home on Thursday, April 21, 2005. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home.