Joyce Clayton, 81, of 325 Farms Bridge Road, Inman, passed away Saturday, September 8th, at Greenvillle Memorial Hospital.
Joyce was born in Valdosta, GA on August 24, 1937, a daughter of the late Lucy Hutchinson Stanford and Rivus Payne Stanford and was the wife of Randall Clayton who survives her of the home.
She retired as a librarian at San Bernardino Law Library in California. She was a member of Holly Springs Baptist Church where she was a member of the Sanctuary Sunday School Class, Tweenagers, and enjoyed working in the church library. She had also been a volunteer with Meals on Wheels.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Myra Leone (Joe) of San Jose, CA, Patricia Blackwell (Randy) of Taylors, a son, Phillip Clayton (Mary Barbara) of Virginia Beach, VA, three sisters, Melba Mathis of Perry, GA, Judy Carney of Hattiesburg, MS, Shirley Blankenship of Monroe, GA, a brother, Jack Stanford of Raleigh, NC; seven grandchildren, Nicholas Clayton, Zebadiah Blackwell, Jordan Blackwell, Jacob Clayton, Savannah Leone, Shelby Leone, and Nathaniel Clayton.
The family is at the home and will receive friends 10:00 until 11:15 Friday, September 14, 2018 at Holly Springs Baptist Church. A memorial service will follow at 11:30 am with Dr. Tim Clark officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Holly Springs Baptist Church, Renovation Fund, 251 Hannon Road, Inman, SC 29349.
Seawright Funeral Home and Crematory