Clayton, Carol A. ALBANY Heaven must have needed an angel when Carol Ann Clayton of Albany entered the Kingdom of God the 9th day of May, 2007. Ms. Clayton was predeceased by her parents Albert Clayton and Yalonda Pasquar-iello-Whitbeck. Surviv-ed by her beloved children, Malinda and Arkim Clayton, Raymond and Yalonda Russell, Agean Robinson; three brothers, Clifford Clayton, Thomas and Michael Whitbeck; three sisters, Linda, Sandra and Kathy Clayton, all of Albany. Also survived by seven beloved grandchildren and two great-granddaughters. Ms. Clayton was surrounded by a host of other relatives and friends who loved her dearly. She was loved tremendously by everyone who knew her loving, kind and generous nature. She will be greatly missed. Funeral service 12 noon Wednesday, May 16, 2007 at St. John's C.O.G.I.C., 94 Herkimer St., Albany with Elder McKinley Johnson officiating. Friends and relatives are welcomed to call Wednesday at the church between 10:00 a.m - 12 noon. Interment, Graceland Cemetery.