David A. Clayton | The Cleveland Each day Banner

David A. Clayton, 70, of Crossville and formerly of Cleveland, passed away at his home on Saturday, December 26, 2020.

He was born on March 9, 1950 to the late Clyde and Ruth Witt Clayton. Before him, his sisters Bobbie Berry, Mary Jo Wright, and Ova Lee Yates had also died.

He was a former owner of an auto parts store in Spencer and most recently worked at Flowers Bakery in Crossville. He was an avid soccer fan, he loved reading crosswords and working and working on cars.

He is survived by his daughters: Brittany Michaels and her husband Christopher and Megan Clayton; and his brothers: Tommy Clayton and Jackie Clayton.

A memorial service will be held at the grave in Hilcrest Cemetery on Monday, January 4, 2021 at 4 p.m., with Rev. Leonard Yates officiating.

The family will meet friends at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services on Wildwood Avenue Chapel Monday from 2:30 am to 3:30 pm.

Due to the current COVID-19 regulations, guests and family members are asked to wear a mask.