Robert “Bob” Lee Claytor, 68, of Floyd, VA departed from this life Monday afternoon, March 13, 2017 at home.
He was born on March 16, 1948 in Floyd, VA to the late Clara Lucille Claytor and James Turner.
Bob was educated in the Floyd County School Systems and bravely served in the Unites States Army during the Vietnam War. He served Little River Missionary Baptist Church as a Deacon and Trustee until his death. He enjoyed taking care of his beloved cows, going fishing, playing with his grandkids, helping those in need, and giving advice.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Nathaniel Claytor, Andrew Claytor, and Anthony Claytor.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Joanna Claytor; three sons, Robert McAllister, Cecil (Rose) Saunders, and Gregory Saunders; one daughter, Roschella (William) Stephens; ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; one brother, Tommy Claytor; two sisters, Brenda Simonson and Linda K. Claytor; three sisters-in-law, Mildred Claytor, Linda B. Claytor, and Jacqueline (Julius) Moore; four brothers-in-law, Kenneth Hampton, Marcellus (Laurice) Hampton, Emmett (Edith) Hampton, and Troy (Thelma) Hampton; as well as, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
The funeral will be Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Maberry Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Clinton Crump officiating. Visitation will be held from 12:00 PM until the hour of service. Interment to follow at Little River Cemetery. Arrangements by Maberry Funeral Home.
The family would like to thank the Good Samaritan Hospice nurses and staff for all their love, care and support during the illness of our loved one.