Leonard Clayton, 82, of Parkville, MO passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2016. He was born October 11, 1933 in Norborne, MO to Leonard and Bernice L. (Pendelton) Clayton. Clayton and his family moved to Parkville at the age of five. He attended schools in Parkville and then served in the United States Army.
Clayton retired from the CertainTeed Corporation in the Fairfax District of Kansas City, KS. In his spare time, he was an avid bowler and was a long-time member of the Washington Chapel C.M.E. Church in Parkville. In addition to his church family, Clayton is survived by his dear friends, Chuck and Cheryl Stanley.
The family will receive friends 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville, MO. A memorial service will immediately follow at 10:00 a.m. at the chapel with Rev. Joe Clark officiating. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Washington Chapel C.M.E. Church and may be left in care of the funeral home.