James Maurice Clayton

James Maurice Clayton

Blackfoot, Bingham County, Idaho, USA
Death 24 Dec 2003 (aged 88)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 26930137 · View Source
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James Maurice Clayton, age 88, returned to his Heavenly home December 24, 2003.

He was born May 27, 1915 in Blackfoot, Idaho, to Raymond H. and Ada Schaerer Clayton. Married Neva Thorell in the Salt Lake Temple on November 27, 1941. She preceded him in death May 4, 2000.

Maurice was a member of the LDS Church, where he served as a Bishop. He was also a member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and enjoyed serving as a temple worker. He was an avid golfer.

Survived by his sons and daughters, James M. (Sherise) of Provo, UT, Richard W. (LeAnn) of SLC and Mrs. Kenneth (Janet) Sloan of San Jose, CA; 16 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and brother, John L. of SLC. Preceded in death by his wife and a daughter, Carol.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, December 27, 2003 at 12 noon, at the Monument Park 9th Ward Chapel, 1565 S. Foothill Drive, where Friends may visit from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. prior to the Services.
Interment: Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.
Published in the Salt Lake Tribune on 12/26/2003.

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