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Marc Lyle Clayton

his mother, Ada Hembree Hollenback; his father, O.H. “Had” Hollenback; halfbrother, Marvin “Jack” Hollenback; half-sister, Opal Hastings; half-sister, Dorothy Schafer; half-sister, Dorothy Hollenback Goin; nephew, Mickey Hollenback; nephew, Douglas Hollenback; nephew, Wayne Schafer; and nephew, Wayne Hartley.

Carl Hollenback is survived by his wife Pat of Seiling, Oklahoma; his elder brother, Harold “Junior” Hollenback and his wife Connie of Seiling, Oklahoma; and his elder brother, Elmer “Bill” Hollenback and his wife Linda of Twin Lakes, Colorado. Carl also has three grandchildren: grandson, Matthew Davis of Houston Texas; grandson, Damian Davis of Amarillo Texas; and granddaughter, Autumn Davis of Dallas, Texas. He also has eleven surviving nieces and seven surviving nephews, numerous extended family and many many friends.

Marc Lyle Clayton, 73 year-old resident of Chester, OK, passed from this life on July 1, 2019 in his home surrounded by loved ones. Marc was born on July 22, 1945 in Vici, OK to Lyle and Betty (Hedges) Clayton. Marc graduated high school and attended some college in California where he met the love of his life, Karen. The two were married on August 1, 1965 in Tracy, CA, and to this union was born three daughters, Kelli, Amy, and Wendy.

On December 1, 1965, Marc was inducted into the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War. On November 30, 1967, Marc was honorably discharged from the Army having attained the rank of Specialist IV. Upon leaving the military, Marc and the family moved back to Oklahoma, where they settled in Chester, OK. Marc started M&M Tire in nearby Seiling, OK where he owned and operated it for 40 years. Marc was a member of the Methodist Church of Seiling and the VFW.

Marc was preceded in death by his parents, Lyle and Betty Clayton; his sisters Connie Miller and Cathy Cline; and his brother Mike Clayton.

Marc is survived by his wife Karen Clayton of the home; daughter Kelli Bensch and husband Brian of Chester, OK; daughter Amy Cox and husband Mark of Eagle City, OK; daughter Wendy Shook and husband Clint of Seiling, OK; brother Max Clayton of Fredrick, OK; grandson Garrett Bensch and wife Kassea; grandson Tanner Bensch; granddaughter Regan Scott and husband Kelby; grandson Connor Cox; granddaughter Emalee Shook; grandson Kelsen Shook; great-granddaughter Rylee Bensch; greatgranddaughter Kinsley Scott; and a host of friends and loved ones.

The Dewey County Record

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