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Mr. Bobby Ralph Clayton
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory
Mr. Bobby Ralph Clayton
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Mr. Bobby Ralph Clayton, age 80, died Wednesday, December 12th, 2018, at his residence.
    The Garfield, Georgia, native graduated from Portal High School.
    He joined the U.S. Army, serving for 17 years, and then transferred to the Army National Guard.
    He moved to Bulloch County in 1971 and with his brother, Johnny, they started Clayton Construction Company.
    In the mid-1980s, Bobby moved to Savannah, where he resided until his death.
    Following his retirement from the construction business, Bobby was partner and manager of Cheers on Wilmington Island and later Island’s Sports Bar.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, John Carl Clayton and Ethel Howell Clayton; his wife, Carolyn Tucker Clayton; a son, Eddie Clayton; a sister, Jackie Lowery; and two brothers, Johnny and Ronnie Clayton.
    Surviving are his daughter and son-in-law, Lucy and Nick Pascullis of Statesboro; two sons, Steve Clayton and Mike Clayton of Statesboro; his grandchildren, Niki Horne, and husband, Ivan, of Statesboro; Eric Clayton and Elizabeth Edwards, both of Statesboro; Lara Clayton and Leigh Wilson, and her husband, Tony, all of Bulloch County; and Dylan Clayton and Destiny Clayton; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Carlene Akins and Chris and Arthur Sparks, all of Statesboro; and Shirley and Bobby Beasley of Atlanta; and his great-grandchildren, Madison, Taylor, Sam, Carie, Wyatt, Bryce, Emilie, Lily and Tucker. Several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.
    The family will receive visitors on Saturday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro.
    The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home. Interment will be in Eastside Cemetery.
    Friends may sign the online register book at
    Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, December 14, 2018
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