Evan A. Claxton

Apr. 25, 2013 @ 11:13 PM

Evan A. Claxton, age 90 of Seymour, passed away at his home on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. Mr. Claxton was a World War II veteran of the United States Army Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Mary Claxton; brothers Swan, Cowan and Paul Claxton.

Survivors: wife, Dorothy Claxton; daughters and sons-in-law, Freida and Michael Seivers, Delane and Dale Hardin, Kelly and Dennis Thomas, Linda Gibbon; son, Larry Claxton; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; sister, Beatrice Monger; brother, Gale Claxton; sister-in-law, Agnes Claxton; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday in Atchley’s Seymour Chapel with Rev. Dallas Moore officiating. Interment will follow in Highland South Cemetery with military honors provided by American Legion Post 104. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Friday at Atchley Funeral Home, 122 Peacock Court, Seymour, TN 37865. 865-577-2807.