Donald  Paul Clayton


Donald Clayton was born in Gainesville and attended Saint Jo High School. He graduated from Abilene Christian University and preached at several Church of Christ locations, including Pleasant Grove near Dallas and Hillcrest in Gainesville.
In 1987, he moved to Houston and started teaching the Diesel Technology program at San Jacinto College. He received his Master's degree in Occupational Education in
1990. He retired from teaching in 2014.
He is survived by two sons, Ben Clayton and Kelly Clayton, and his sister, Carolyn Hughes.
He was preceded in death by his son, Chris Clayton, and his parents, Paul and Bennie Clayton. He has three grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
The Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Hillcrest Church of Christ.
A memorial service will be held from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM on June 22nd at Hillcrest Church of Christ in Gainesville, Texas.
Published on June 11, 2019
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2 posts

Jun 13, 2019
Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. He graduated in my class of 1957 from Saint Jo
Joe Bland
Jun 13, 2019
Ben and Kelly, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Sincerely, Joey