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Robert Elwyn Clay

October 24, 1962 ~ October 21, 2019 (age 56)

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Robert Clay, 56, of Fort Gay,  WV went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 21, 2019. Robert was born October 24, 1962 in New Martinsville, WV to the late Elwyn Lee Clay Jr and Catherine (Carrol) Clay. 

Robert loved his family. His children meant everything to him. He loved going to church. He attended any church he could as often as possible. Robert enjoyed softball. He played and umpired in Louisa. Robert was an electrician with CSX. 

Survivors include his wife Teresa Clay; children Vanessa Renae Dillon of Ashland, Curtis Lee Dillon of Ohio, Catherine Ann Clay of Louisa, and Bobbie Sue Clay of Louisa; granddaughters Kymber Nicole Dillon and Brooklynn Faye Dillon; granddaughter on the way Kataleena Louise Stumbo; brothers Gary (Janet) Clay of Louisa and Steven Clay of Wayne County, KY; sister Sherry (Lee) Preston of Louisa; 2 nieces; 1 nephew; 1 great niece; 2 great nephews; and special life long friend Bobby Branham. 

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 25, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Roger Watts and Brother Luther Dingess officiating. Burial will follow in the Robertson Cemetery in Fort Gay, WV. Friends may visit the family on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations in Robert's memory to Young Funeral Home. 

Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Mr. Clay. 

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October 24, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Young Funeral Home - Chapel
111 West Main Street
Louisa, KY 41230

Funeral Service
October 25, 2019

11:00 AM
Young Funeral Home - Chapel
111 West Main Street
Louisa, KY 41230

Interment following funeral service
October 25, 2019

Robertson Cemetery
Paddle Creek Road
Fort Gay, WV 25514

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