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Rhymon "Shorty" Claywell

August 12, 1939 ~ November 12, 2018 (age 79)

Rhymon “Shorty” Claywell, 79, of Russell Springs, Kentucky, died Monday, November 12, 2018 at 4:40 A.M. at the Russell County Hospital.

He was born August 12, 1939, in Adair County, to the late Coy and Lucy Branham Claywell.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife; Gail Masi Claywell on March 7, 2017 and three brothers; Herbert, Donnie & Ralph Claywell. 

Shorty attended Victory Community Church and was a Supervisor at Fruit of the Loom for many years.

Survivors include:

Two sons – Rollin Claywell and wife Shaunah of Somerset, Jeff Claywell of Russell Springs

One daughter – Theresa Hobbs and husband Tyrone of Corydon, Indiana

Two brothers – Russell Claywell of Arkansas and Lindell Claywell of Lexington

Three grandchildren – Landon Hobbs of Longview, Texas, Luke Claywell of Russell Springs, Isaac Claywell and wife Deah of Ft. Mitchell

One great-grandchild – Gemma Hobbs

Several other relatives and friends

Funeral service – Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Larry Wisdom, Bro. Rick Shelton and Bro. Gerald Reliford officiating

Burial in Fudge Cemetery in Breeding

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Wednesday

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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