Tom Crayton, born April 7, 1944 in Tallapoosa County to Maggie Pearl Russell and Ben Crayton Sr. He is preceded in death by both parents,two brothers, A.J. and Willie Crayton and a daughter Sheryl Marie Crayton. Tom worked at Avondale Mills in Sylacauga for 37 years.
Mr. Crayton passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham.
Mr. Crayton leaves to cherish his memories: his loving devoted wife of 52 years, Juanita Crayton, Sylacauga, AL; four children, Ernest (Valerie) Crayton, Marietta, GA, Anthony (Sonya) Crayton, Powder Springs, GA and LaQuanta Crayton, Atlanta; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one special God granddaughter, Zharia Mckenzie; one brother Ben Crayton, Jr. (Maggie) of Sylacauga; two sisters, Pearlie Crayton of Jacksonville, FL, Dorothy (Early) Battle of Sylacauga; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.