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Funeral arrangements set for Joe Clayton

Prominent Knoxville businessman Joe Clayton will be laid to rest at Berry Highland Memorial

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Funeral arrangements have been set for prominent Knoxville businessman Joe Clayton.

Clayton died after a helicopter crash in the Tennessee River on August 3.

RELATED: Prominent businessman Joe Clayton died in helicopter crash; brother Jim Clayton survived along with 2 others

According to an obituary from Dignity Memorial, the Clayton family will receive friends Tuesday, August 11, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Berry Highland Memorial.

Due to COVID-19, the graveside service will be private for family and extended family. A public Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The First Tee of Greater Knoxville and Boys and Girls Club of Knoxville.

You can read the full obituary here.

Friends may leave their thoughts and memories at www.berryhighlandmemorial.com

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