Charles Hood Clayton, 49, of North Carolina, formerly of Fairmont, went to be with Jesus on Jan. 12, 2017.
He was born on April 12, 1967. He was a graduate of North Marion High School Class of 1986. He loved to hunt and fish. He was a collector of guns.
He is survived by his mother, Eva J. Thomas of Fairmont; two sisters, Rebecca Clayton and fiance Harley Warnick of Fairmont, Connie Warnick and husband Howard of Four States; one brother, Michael VanGilder and wife Tammy of Barrackville; four nephews, Dustin and Aaron VanPelt, Michael VanGilder and Maxwell Warnick; three nieces, Katyln VanGilder, Brittney and Courtney Warnick; and one stepfather, John VanGilder of Worthington.
He was proceeded in death by his father, Larry Clayton, and stepfather, Eddie Thomas.
As his wishes, he will be cremated. There will be a memorial service later.
Condolences may be sent to 104 Davys Run Road, Fairmont, WV 26554.
Published on  January 20, 2017