Joe Clayton dead: Joe Clayton cause of death – helicopter crash – obituary – tributes
- Died: August 3, 2020
- Age: year old
- Cause of death: helicopter crash
How did Joe Clayton die? funeral plans.
Joe and Jim Clayton, of Knoxville, Tennessee, founders of Clayton Auto and Clayton Homes, were identified as victims in a Monday night helicopter crash in Knox County on Monday. Joe was killed in the crash.
According to reports, the Claytons, John McBride and Flynt Griffin, were aboard a helicopter when it crashed in Knoxville Monday around 8 p.m.
The Clayton Family confirmed in a statement that Joe Clayton, the co-founder of Clayton Automobiles and Clayton Homes, was killed in the crash.
Joe Clayton obituary, funeral arrangement, any GoFundMe page
The family are yet to make public the obituary and funeral arrangements. We are unable to confirm if a GoFundMe was created by the family/friends of the deceased at the time of this publication.
This post will be updated with more information as they are made available and public.
Joe Clayton tributes
Family, friends and loved ones of the deceased have taken to their social media pages to share tributes, kind words and prayer.
“I am devastated and completely heartbroken by the loss of my wonderful brother, Joe,” Jim Clayton said. “Joe and I were as close as two brothers can be, and, as only siblings, we have supported each other since growing up together on a farm in West Tennessee and as business partners for decades. My thoughts and concerns are totally for Joe’s family right now.”
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