Carl Patrick's Story
Carl Patrick Claypool, age 76, was called home by his Lord on Dec. 10, 2017. He was born March 17, 1941, to Raymond and Aura Combs Claypool. He married Mary Jane Daugherty Smith Wright on July 17, 2017, in Martinsville, Ill.
He is survived by his wife of 5 months, Mary Jane; sons, Patrick of Mattoon, Ill., Vic of Tallahassee, Fla., and Jay of Phoenix; stepchildren, Donna Gunther of Muncie, and Darron Smith of Casey, Ill.; brother, Lloyd (Donna) Claypool, Georgetown, Texas.; sister, Crystal (Glenn) Logan of Martinsville, Ill.; and many nephews, nieces and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Nancy Ritter Claypool; sisters, Audrey Shafer, June Bubeck and Marjorie Thompson; brothers, Donald and Dennis.
A celebration of his life will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Dec. 16, 2017, at First Baptist Church, 5 Trotter Lane, Martinsville, Ill. Burial will follow in the cemetery at Clarksville, Ill. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service on Saturday at the church. Greenwell Funeral Home of Martinsville, is in charge of arrangements. Contact online at: www.markwellfuneralhome.com
Published on December 11, 2017