LAKELAND - Mr. Clayton T. Poppell passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Lakeland due to natural causes. Mr. Poppell was born November 23, 1918 in Lakeland, Florida to Chester and Celia Poppell. He was a farmer and a U.S. Army
veteran serving during WWII
He was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice Poppell; daughter, Mary Barnett; and a grandson Edward Hayes.
He is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Lussier (Bradley); grandchildren, Tommy Lott (Tammie), Danny Deal, Debbie Talbot (Donny), James Lott (Tracy), Leah Naber (Dino); nine great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
The visitation will be Tuesday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Bethel Baptist Church, funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM.