Richard Lee Clayton
November 25, 1978 - June 26, 2023

Richard Lee Clayton “Big Red”, 44, of Trumann, Arkansas passed away on June 26, 2023 at his home. He was born on November 25, 1978 in Jonesboro, Arkansas to Ricky Murrell Clayton and Patty Kay Whitlatch Timbs. He played football and baseball when he was in school. Richard had the same friends from his childhood through adulthood, and loved to sit around with them and reminisce about when they were younger. He enjoyed watching the Razorbacks, watching the NFL Raiders, and just watching football in general. He also enjoyed listening to old country music. Survivors include; one son: Noah Lee Clayton of Trumann, Arkansas; and a host of other family and friends. He is preceded in death by; his parents: Ricky Murrell Clayton and Patty Kay Whitlatch Timbs Lancaster; grandparents: Richard and Jeanetta Clayton and Harvey and Juanita Witchlatch and Jim B. Timbs; one brother: Gary Wayne Clayton; many aunts; uncles; and cousins. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, July 9, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at Salvation Ministries (5071 AR-226 Spur - Jonesboro, Arkansas)

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  1. Tim dhort, Trumann says

    What up bubba it's been almost year now miss u so much bro.

  2. April Clayton, Cherokee Village says

    I love you so very much Richard. You've been my brother for 20 something years. No matter what you've been in my corner. Idk how it's possible you are gone. My heart hurts. Hug your mama and Gary for me. Until I see you again.

  3. Danny Harper, Jonesboro from Trumann says

    Dang man I can't believe this I really liked red he was a good friend we worked together many of years was a good worker always was welling to try and help when he could he will be greatly missed rest I peace bro see our family and friends that's already there tell them I said hello and I'll see you all in a bit save me a spot at the dinner table Red ok abrother

  4. Mark Clayton, Byhalia Mississippi says

    I love you brother now you all are back together as a family. I'll see you again.

  5. Clyde Muntz, Trumann, Ar. says

    I always enjoyed seeing and talking to you Red. I remember our first jobs together was at Payless grocery in Trumann. We had some good times there. Will miss our laughs and cutting up…Rest easy my friend…

  6. Trisha Woodruff , Jonesboro Ar says

    Ril Big Red you was a great friend I'm glad I got to know you

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