Terry C. Clayton, age 71, of Gravois Mills, Missouri passed away, Thursday, June 28, 2018. He was born in Toledo, Ohio.

Terry C. Clayton, age 71, of Gravois Mills, Missouri passed away, Thursday, June 28, 2018.  He was born in Toledo, Ohio.

He is predeceased by his parents, Chester and Wanda Gilinski and son, Justin Clayton.

He is survived by his wife, Melsande Huycke-Clayton; a daughter, Tonya DeBell and husband Chris of Wisconsin; a son, Byron Huycke of Arizona; those that knew him as “Grandpa”, Nicholas and wife Jaimie, Kaylee, Joey, Sadie, Emily, Wyatt, and Xander and one great-grandson, Liam. Terry was an Electrician of 46 years and 39 as a Master and owned Clayton Electric Services along with Westwood Construction. 

Terry was involved in the local community and formerly the mountain areas of the Colorado mountains.  He was a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks since 1992; Past Exalted Ruler #2363 in Evergreen, Colorado; Past Trustee and Past President of Home; member of Osage Community Elks Lodge #2705; Sons of the American Legion in Evergreen, Colorado #2001; American Legion Riders District 5, Post 178 - President two years and Vice-President four years; Patriot Guard Rider; Certificate of Ministry; pilot; avid hunter and member of The Past Shooters 2 Shot Goose Club; Member of West Lake Chamber of Commerce, past board member and West Lake Leads Group. J.J.’s socials and Omega Coffee were some of his favorite places to meet up with friends and make new ones.

Arrangements are being made for a Celebration of Life on August 11, 2018.  Online condolences may be left at www.kidwellgarber.com.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Kidwell-Garber Laurie Sunrise Beach Chapel.