Funeral service for Mr. William “Buck” Clayton of Sparta, Ga., will be Sunday, March 24, 2013, at 2 p.m. at St. Paul CME Church, Sparta. The Rev. Larry Edmond Pastor/Eulogy. Interment in St. Paul CME Cemetery.
William is survived by his spouse, Bessie Clayton of Sparta; four daughters, Loretta Franklin of Sparta; Janice Franklin of Warrenton, Ga.; Wilhelmina Franklin of Milledgeville; and Vera (Clayton) Jackson of Lithonia Ga.; three sons, Lester Amos of Jonesboro, Ga.; Victor Clayton of Seattle, Wash.; and Philip Clayton of Leavenworth, Kan.; two sisters, Justine Clayton of Opa- Locka, Fla., and Ruby Chatman of Philadelphia; 20 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.
Ingram Brothers Funeral Home Inc., 249 Spring St., Sparta has charge of arrangements.