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Daune Ross Clay
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1928
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 2010
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA

Age 81 - Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday at the First Baptist Church in Sterling, Oklahoma with Rev. Cullen Lee Holman of Tyler, Texas officiating.

Daune went to be with the Lord on Friday, September 17, 2010.

Burial will be at 2:00 pm Wedneday September 22, at the Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery in Tyler, Texas under the direction of the Becker Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Fletcher.

Family visitation will be at the funeral home on Monday, September 20 from 6-8 pm.

Daune was born November 15, 1928 in Marlow, Oklahoma to William Temple Clay and Nona Agatha Harris Clay. He attended Oak Grove and Sterling Schools. He married Imogene Hobbs on July 23, 1945. Imogene preceded him in death in April 1982. He married Dematra James on April 22, 1986. Daune was employed by Tyler Pipe Industries for 34 years, retiring in February 1983. he moved back to Sterling, Oklahoma in November 1983. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Sterling where he served as treasurer for 24 years. He enjoyed traveling, hunting, fishing and being with his family.

Survivors include his wife of the home; 5 Sons and their wives: Bobby Maurice Clay and wife Sue of Dayton, Texas, Darrell Ross Clay of Magnolia, Texas, Elton Glenn Clay and wife Debbie of Tyler, Texas, James Arlen Clay and wife Barbie of Edom, Texas, Patrick Henry Clay and wife Susan of Tulsa, Oklahoma; two stepdaughters: Sandra Storey and her husband Robby of Nocona, Texas, Sherry Wilson and husband Rick of Ardmore, Oklahoma; Grandchildren: Adam Blaine Clay of Houston, Texas, Melanie Shae Williams of Dayton, Texas, Kelly Michele Hastings of Melbourne, Australia; Amber Annette Clay of Magnolia, Texas; David Ross Clay of Jacksonville, North Carolina, Caire Renea Moore of Bullard, Texas, Calyn Glenn Clay of Leander, Texas, James Michael Clay of Edom, Texas, Christopher Todd Clay of Murchison, Texas, Jamie Coe Clay Maldonado of Tyler, Texas, 19 Great Grandchildren: Brother: Harold Dean Clay and wife Gwynna of Catoosa, Oklahoma; Sister: Doris Marie Blair and husband Bob of Sterling, Oklahoma.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to Indian Territory DME, 105 N Broadway, Marlow, Oklahoma 73572 or First Baptist Church, Sterling, Oklahoma 73567.
Family links: 
  William Temple Clay (1905 - 1986)
  Nona Agatha Harris Clay (1908 - 1984)
  Imogene Hobbs Clay (1928 - 1982)
  Dematra Murlene Knight Clay (1937 - 2014)*
  Darrell Ross Clay (1952 - 2013)*
  Daune Ross Clay (1928 - 2010)
  Harold Dean Clay (1934 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery
Smith County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Sep 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58824846
Daune Ross Clay
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Daune Ross Clay
Added by: James & Cheryl Graham
Daune Ross Clay
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- This Is Who We Are: One Big Family
 Added: Aug. 10, 2012
Rest in peace Mr. Clay
- James & Cheryl Graham
 Added: Apr. 2, 2012

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