Charles A. Clayton
Belvedere, SC – Mr. Charles A. Clayton, 76, husband of the late Helen Phillips Clayton, entered into rest on Friday, July 12, 2013 at University Hospital .
Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors this Sunday, today, at 4:00 P.M. with the Reverend. Jay Knox officiating.
Mr. Clayton was a native and lifelong resident of the Augusta area and the son of the late Sadie Belle and Thomas Adolphus Clayton. He was a graduate of Richmond Academy . He was proud to be a member of their baseball team in 1955, 1956 and 1957 – winning the state championship in each of those years. He was an avid coin collector, bowler and loved to play softball. Mr. Clayton attended True North Church .
Mr. Clayton is survived by his son, Mark Clayton; his daughter Marcie Clayton Horne and her husband David; a sister Joyce Sheilds and her husband Bill; and a brother-in-law, J.W. Barnes; his grandchildren, Morgan Clayton, Justin Horne and Mackenzie Horne; as well as numerous nieces and nephews..
If desired the family requests that memorials be made to the American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 800 , Washington , DC , 20004 or to MDA, 3300 East Sunrise Drive, Tuscon , AZ , 85718 .
The family will receive friends this Sunday from 2:00 until the hour of the service at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road , Augusta , GA , 30906 .