Clayton, Ruth (September 14, 1896 - January 16, 1967)
SERVICES IN CODY JAN. 20 FOR
MRS. RUTH CLAYTON
Douglas Budget - January 26, 1967Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth Clayton, 70, of Cody, were held January 20 at Ballard Funeral Home in Cody. George T. Beck, Christian Science reader officiated, and burial was in Riverside Cemetery.
Mrs. Clayton, a sister-in-law of Mrs. Gertie Clayton of Douglas, died in a Denver hospital January 16.
Mrs. Clayton was born in Toledo, Illinois Sept. 14, 1896 and was married to George Plin Clayton in Douglas in 1924. He died in Santa Maria, California March 13, 1953. Mrs. Clayton moved to Cody after her husband's death. She was a member of the Christian Science Church.
Surviving are a son, Donald, Cody; two brothers, John and Ralph Bob; two sisters, Mrs. LaVonne O'Neil, Michigan, and Mrs. Geneva Scholes of Washington, and 3 grandchildren.
Those from out-of-town attending the services were Mr. and Mrs. Scholes, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Hajny of Longmont; Mr. and Mrs. Dick Hanson, Denver; and Mrs. Earl Clayton, Douglas.