Christopher Clayton

Christopher Clayton

Friday, September 13th, 1968 Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

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Obituary for Christopher Raynard Clayton

Christopher Raynard Clayton “Gentle Giant” was born September 13, 1968 to James S. Clayton and Diane E. Raysor in Fernandina Beach, Florida. He has been a life long resident of Fernandina Beach, Florida. Christopher joined First Assembly of God Church (FB) at the early age of eight. He attended and graduated from Fernandina Beach High School, Class of 1989. Following graduation he attended Holmes College in Goodman, Mississippi and FCCJ of Jacksonville, Florida. During his high school and college years he loved and played football.

Christopher was a member of the Elks Lodge #1410, among other community organizations. He was employed with Dave Turner Plumbing Company of Fernandina. His hobbies were hunting, fishing, and cooking. He was a true hunter and fisherman who love to share his catch and wild game. Chris was a loving, fun filled son, father, brother and uncle with a tender heart.

Christopher answered the call from his Heavenly Father on November 13, 2019.

Christopher leaves to cherish his memories: parents, James S. Clayton, Herman and Diane Raysor of Fernandina Beach, FL; children, Alyssa, Tristyn, Chrisdiana, Killian, Ashanti and Jamelia (known as “Daddy Chris”); granddaughter, Kalaya (Chris little football); heart love, Donna Bennett; sisters, Renae and Kerstin of Fernandina Beach, FL; brothers, Kevin Clayton of Fernandina Beach, FL and John Edwards of Rochester, NY; one uncle, Darrlyn of Brunswick, GA, and a host of aunts, cousins, other relatives and friends.

The funeral service for Christopher Raynard Clayton will be held 11AM Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at the New Zion Missionary Baptist Church 10 South 10th Street Fernandina Beach. Interment in Bosque Bello Cemetery. Please sign the family guest book and view the video tribute @ Arrangements in care of Tyrone S. Warden, FDIC, 4315 N. Main Street, 765-1234

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  • Service

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 11:00am
    New Zion Missionary baptist Church
    10 S 10th Street
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    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
  • Interment

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 |
    Bosque Bello Cemetery
    1320 N 14th Street
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    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

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Johnnie Brown

And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away." REVELATION:21;4. (NWT)
Comment | Posted at 07:17pm via Condolence

Annette Spaulding

To the family you all have my deepest condolences. May God give you all comfort and strength at this moment. Praying for the family. God bless you all.
Comment | Posted at 03:16am via Condolence

Jacqueline Arthur

Our deepest sympathy to J. Spencer Clayton and family, Diane and Herman Raysor and family. May you find peace and comfort from God. Rev. James & Jacqueline Arthur and family.
Comment | Posted at 12:45am via Condolence

Deondra Hightower

Although we did not see each other much, when we did, you always gave me a big hug and squeeze. It still has not settled with me yet. Rest In Peace cousin; Heaven has gained another Angel.

Peace & Love
Deondra Hightower & Family
Comment | Posted at 08:31pm via Condolence

Denise Boyd

We share the sorry with you, another Angel has gained his wings.
Rest In Peace my Angel, Denise & Felix Boyd
"What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly." - Richard Bach
Comment | Posted at 05:01pm via Condolence

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