Clayton R. Carter

Clayton R. Carter, age 65, passed away peacefully at his home in Chandlerville on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. He was born to Ray and Harvey (Bone) Carter on July 17, 1953 in Missouri.

Clayton is survived by his children, Ian (Liz) Carter of Petersburg, Tyler (Renee) Carter of Chandlerville, and Carrie (Chad) Claussen of Oakford; grandchildren, Blake Mowry, Lacey Carlock, Payne Carlock, Maddie Carter, Will Carter, Drew Carter, Livi Carter, Ray Carter; great-grandchildren, Norah Buker and Lindy Mowry; and former wife and good friend, Robin Watkins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, and four sisters.

Clayton worked for Kifco in Havana for over 20 years. He enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s activities and ball games, reading, and listening to music.

Cremation rites have been accorded and a Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, September 2, 2018 from 2:00-4:00 PM at Duke and Joanies Bar and Grill in Chandlerville.

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Lintner-Hurley Funeral Home in Chandlerville is in charge of arrangements.