Michelle Clayton

SHERMAN - Graveside services for Michelle Clayton will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Dixie Cemetery north of Whitesboro, Texas with Bro. Bill Whitehead officiating. Michelle passed from this life on Thursday, Feb. 20, in Sherman, Texas at the age of 44.

Michelle was born May 19, 1969 to Roger and Dorothy (Vigus) Lovelady in McKinney, Texas and has resided in Sherman all of her life. She married the love of her life, Ronnie Clayton, on March 10, 1988 in Sherman. Michelle was a manager for apartment dwellings for a number of years and her last employment was with Capio partners collections agency in Sherman for 2 years in which she was a customer service representative.

She enjoyed going to races at the Speedway, swimming, and loved animals. Michelle's utmost joy is her son Kevin and the time spent with him.

The Clayton family wish to extend a deep appreciation to the Cancer Center in Sherman for the passionate care she received during her battle with cancer.

Michelle was preceded in death by her father, and grandparents Floyd and Lillie Murrell.

She is survived by her loving husband Ronnie of Sherman, son Kevin Lee Clayton of Sherman, mother Dorothy Lovelady of Mansfield, brother Jimmy Lee Sinor and wife Tina of Oklahoma City, with their children Leah Sinor and Jimmy Ray Sinor; brother Ray Dean Sinor and wife Christine of Mansfield, brother-in-law Jimmy Goldston and wife Karen, sisters-in-law Susie Martin, Tammy Corbin, and Kim Clark; and several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the or in Michelle's honor.

An online register may be signed at www.waldofuneralhome.com.

Services are under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

619 N. TRAVIS ST.  Sherman, TX 75090
(903) 893-1101

Published in The Herald Democrat from Feb. 24 to Feb. 25, 2014