Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


June 4, 2014

Dallas Claxon - 1950-2014

KENANSVILLE, FL — Dallas Claxon, 64, of Kenansville, Fla., formerly of Grayson, died Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at his residence.  

He was born Feb. 28, 1950, in Greenup, a son of the late Roy Edward Claxon Sr. and Naomi Kibbey Claxon. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Larry, Doug and Roy Claxon.

He was an avid fisherman and hunter and he loved showing Tennessee walking horses. He was a retired steelworker with Empire Detroit Steel of Mansfield, Ohio, and a member of Kenansville Missionary Baptist Church.  

He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Carper Claxon; two brothers, Virgil Wesley Claxon of Carter City and Clyde Claxon of Garrison; and a sister, Rosa Lee McCleese of Carter City.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson by John Lybrook, minister. Burial will be in Kiser-McGinnis Cemetery near Kehoe.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 6, 2014, and after 9 a.m. Saturday the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to sparksfh.com.

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