Gerald Sr. Clayton
1941 - 2011
Gerald “Jerry” Clayton Sr., of Payson, died Dec. 19, 2011 in Phoenix, Ariz. He was born June 25, 1941 in Cumberland, Md.
He came to Arizona in 1979 and worked at Payson Regional Medical Center until his retirement. Mr. Clayton enjoyed hunting and fishing with his buddies: the “J’s”.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Lois; son, Gerald “Jerry” Clayton Jr.; daughter, Lisa Klomp; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was a dedicated husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and loved living in Payson.
“He will always be in our hearts,” writes his family.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 23 at Phoenix Memorial Park and Mortuary, 200 W. Beardsley Road, Phoenix.