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W. H. "Smiley" Claxton
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1942
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 2013
Shelbyville
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA

Mr. W.H. "Smiley" Claxton, age 71, of Shelbyville, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013.

Funeral services will be 3 PM Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Reverend Bobby McGee will officiate, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-8 PM Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.

He was born June 13, 1942, in Bedford County, to the late Harvey Wayne and Gladys Bell Clanton Claxton. He was a graduate of Community High School, retired from Genesco in Chapel Hill, and held membership in Edgemont Baptist Church.

Survivors include his sister, Mary Frances Smotherman, of Shelbyville; a nephew, Wendell Smotherman, and his wife Brenda, of Jonesborough, Tennessee; great-nieces and nephews, James Smotherman, Many Phipps, and Amanda Hodge; four great-great-nephews, and three great-great-nieces.

Feldhaus Memorial Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  Harvey Wayne Claxton
  Gladys Bell Clanton Claxton
 
Burial:
Willow Mount Cemetery
Shelbyville
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: John Flack
Record added: Jul 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113606777
W. H. Smiley Claxton
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