Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Obituary - David Clayton

David Clayton, 83 of Drexel, Missouri passed away July 17, 2022 at Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park, Kansas. Cremation, with a Celebration of Life planned for 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Saturday, August 13, 2022 at the Drexel Community Building. 

Arrangements entrusted to the Mullinax Funeral Home, Drexel Chapel (816-657-4400). Memorial contributions may be made the Disabled American Veterans. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.mullinaxfuneralhome.com.

David Rawls Clayton was born September 20, 1938 in Leesburg, Florida to Buren LeRoy and Julia Mckenzie Clayton. He was a proud veteran of 11 years, retired TWA after 30 years, rebuilt a Cessna O2A & attended airshows & survived Pancreatic Cancer 20 years! David was a strong man who loved God, his family & friends, mechanics & music. His love & support were unconditional & his guidance will be greatly missed.

David was preceded in death by his parents Jaudon (McKenzie) & Buron (Bill) Clayton. 1 sister & 2 brothers. He leaves behind his loving wife of almost 66 years (Barbara) Sandra Clayton, 5 children: David Richard (Ricky) Clayton (Carol Johnston), Debbie Kasper (Ted Kasper), Valerie Clayton, Roziland Clayton (Jason Keehler), Shaun Clayton Boehm & 1 brother Kennith Clayton. He has 9 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren & 2 great great grandchildren.

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