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Coy Lee Rakestraw Clayton
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1904
Union County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1972
Union County
Mississippi, USA

w/o J. Carl Clayton they were married for 51 yrs.
She was a homemaker. I only met her a few times when I was a little girl, but my visits to her house in New Albany are precious memories to me. Coy was the daughter of Lula & Barry W Rakestraw, her siblings were Mamie, Leslie and Cecil Rakestraw. the photo on the right is the familys photo, Coy is second from the left on the back row. 
 
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 Parents:
  Berry Wiley Rakestraw (1882 - 1965)
  Lula Bryant Rakestraw (1878 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  J Carl Clayton (1902 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Bernice B Clayton Van Camp (1923 - 1990)*
  Gerald W. Clayton (1928 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leslie Holder Rakestraw (1900 - 1963)*
  Coy Lee Rakestraw Clayton (1904 - 1972)
  Sammie Cecil Rakestraw (1912 - 1986)*
  Mamie Lee Rakestraw Wise (1914 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Coy's Daughter - Bernice Clayton Van Camp memorial # 3855607 is my grandmother
 
Burial:
Hopewell Cemetery
Center
Union County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Angela Dalton Lucius
Record added: Apr 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51081522
Coy Lee <i>Rakestraw</i> Clayton
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