Obituary and Service Information for John Clay
|Clay, John |
Date: Memorial Gathering: Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Memorial Service: Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time: 12 p.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery at a later date
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family
John "Zack" Louis Clay, 64, of Festus entered into rest November 29, 2014 in Sparta, IL. He had worked as a warehouse receiver at Concordia Publishing House and was a U.S. Marine veteran who had served in Vietnam. He enjoyed playing baseball and chess; he was also a comedian and magician.
Survived by his loving family which includes daughters: Gina Clay of Detroit, MI and Shanika Clay of Los Angeles,CA; brother: Thomas (Rosie) Clay of Sparta, IL; and grandchildren: Justin and Brooklyn; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Frances "Cupie" Cook.
Reverend Charles Culton will officiate service.