The Messenger. 01.03.08
Jerry Dwayne “Bubba” Clanton, 43, of Eaton, formerly of Trimble, died Jan. 1, 2008, at Gibson County General Hospital in Trenton. He was the son of Patsy Marie (Moore) Clanton and the brother of Brian Clanton, both of Troy.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home in Newbern, with burial following in Pierce Cemetery in Trimble.
Dr. Bill Oakley will officiate and pallbearers will be Scotty Rose, Wesley Adams, Jerry Walker, Bronson Mallard, Matt Stafford and Jeffery Clanton. Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Clanton, Randy Moore, David Moore and Chris Hawks.
Friends may call at the funeral home 5-8 this evening.
He was born Nov. 17, 1964, in Dyersburg, son of Mrs. Clanton and the late Jerry Wayne Clanton.
He was married to Janice Clanton, who survives, and was self-employed and a member of Trimble First Baptist Church.
Survivors also include two daughters, Keri Clanton and Krista Clanton, both of Eaton; his sister, Debbie Pope of Trimble; another brother, Tracy Clanton of Memphis; his grandson, Stanton Rhodes of Eaton; his grandmother, Lillie Mae Drummonds of Trimble; and his step-grandfather, Lewis Drummonds of Dyersburg.