Obituaries - April 16, 2009

Clayton R. Christopher

Clayton R. Christopher, age 57, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, April 14, 2009.

Memorial services are scheduled for Friday, April 17, at 11 a.m., at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro with the Rev. Dr. Irvin Pearre officiating. The cremains will be buried at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the church from 10 to 11 a.m., Friday.

He is survived by his wife Joann; children, Sean Christopher of Milledgeville, Daniel (Brittany) Christopher of Jackson, Karen (Kenneth Anthony) Betsill of Jonesboro; brothers, Steven (Cindy) Christopher of Hampton, Don (Diane) Christopher of Lovejoy; sister, Beth (Vince) Adams of Douglasville, and three grandchildren.

He faithfully served this country in the U.S. Army, was a member of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, the Jonesboro Masonic Lodge, and also served on the Jonesboro Volunteer Fire Department.

Pope Dickson and Son-Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. (770) 478-7211.