Richard William Claydon, age 81, died Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Granville House. A native of Troy, NY, he was the son of the late John W. Claydon and Madalene Ralston Claydon. He was a member of Stovall United Methodist Church, one of the founders of ACIM and former treasurer. Richard retired from G. E. Corporation in Stamford, CT in 1992 after 30 years of service and was a veteran of the US Navy.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 2:00 PM from Stovall United Methodist Church by Reverend John Yount. Burial will follow in Meadowview Memorial Park with military honors.
Surviving is his wife, Mary M. Claydon; daughters, Michele Cash Timothy of Oxford, and Margaret “Peggy” Claydon, of Oxford; a brother, John C. Claydon of Wynantskill, NY; grandchildren Tiffany A. Cash and Shannon Cash.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Stovall United Methodist Church Endowment Fund, c/o Jean Gill, PO Box 1078, Oxford, NC 27565.
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is assisting the Claydon family. For online condolences, go to www.hallwynne.com and select obituaries.