Grace Marie Clayton
June 24, 1946  -  February 4, 2019

Grace Marie Clayton

Public Viewing
Clearwater Assembly of God Church
Friday, February 8, 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Public Viewing
Lathan Funeral Home 1867 Hwy. 43 Jackson, AL 36545
Thursday, February 7, 2019
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Graveside Service
Magnoilia Lawn Cemetery
Friday, February 8, 2019
12:30 pm

Funeral Service
Clearwater Assembly of God Church
Friday, February 8, 2019
11:00 am

Magnoilia Lawn Cemetery
Friday, February 8, 2019

Grace M. Clayton, 72, of Grove Hill, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 at her residence surrounded by family. She was born June 24, 1946 to Jessie and Margaret Harris in Mobile. A member of Clearwater Assembly of God Church, she enjoyed gardening, especially flowers. She also spending time with her family and cooking.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, one sister and step-son, Danny Clayton.

She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Ralph Clayton, Sr.; children, Ralph (Holly) Clayton, Jr., Larry Thrasher, Jimmy (Stephanie) Thrasher; grandchildren, Caley Clayton, Bethany Clayton, Evan Clayton, Blake Thrasher, Austin Thrasher, Maddic Thrasher, Chance Thrasher, Lily Thrasher, Taylor Thrasher, Peyton Thrasher; step-children, Jenny Palmer, Johnny Clayton, Teressa (Jose') Vasquez, Tammy (Freddie) Pusser, Dianna (Steve) Morris and step-grandchildren, Sierra Palmer, Jayde Clayton, Gabriel Clayton, Ethan Vasquez, Chad Vasquez and Zach Pusser.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 8, 2019 at Clearwater Assembly of God Church in Wagarville with the Rev. Jimmy Butts officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson and again an hour prior to the service on Friday. Interment will follow the service at Magnolia Lawn Cemetery in Grove Hill with Lathan Funeral Home directing.

Pallbearers will be Ralph (Holly) Clayton, Jr., Jimmy Thrasher, Mike Goldman, Jimmy Chancey, Todd Barnes and Quintin Butts.

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  1. Richard claro
    Wetumpka, AL

    So Sorry Mr.Ralph Just found out of your dear wife's passing.My mom and dad has been deat one year last year.I lost my 32 year old daughter From Flu andphnomia she was a nurse.I had two Heart attacks A year last october. I sure hate hearing of the passing ofyour dear wife.

  2. Bryan & Becky Kearley, Chris & Becca Kearley
    Jackson, AL

    So sorry to hear of Mrs Grace's passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead.

  3. Mr. Joesph & Mrs. Eva King
    Jacksonville, FL

    Our sincere condolences on the passing of your dear loved one, Ms. Grace. We take comfort in knowing she feels no pain nor distress and is happy in heaven with JESUS. If ever we can be a blessing/help to you in any way, please let us. It would bring great JOY to know we could show you our love & appreciation for years of friendship to our family. Sincerely, Joe & Eva King

  4. Lee&Nancy Kearley
    Grove Hill, AL

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Mrs. Grace was a wonderful lady that we loved so much . Our prayers are with y'all during this time. Praying for peace and comfort in the coming days.

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