Mary Sue Claxton

Mary Sue Claxton

October 26, 1932 - October 16, 2018

            Mary Sue Claxton, 85, of Blessing, Texas passed away October 16, 2018. She was born October 26, 1932 in New Port, Arkansas to Uther and Ruth Humphrey StrouD.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lowell Claxton; son, Russell Claxton; and grandson, Kevin Claxton.

            She is survived by daughter, Brenda Claxton of Sugar Land, TX; sons, Donny Claxton of Blessing, Michael Claxton and wife Anna of Bay City, and Chris Claxton and wife Sylvia of Bay City; grandchildren, James Claxton, Kate Claxton, Wes Claxton, Michelle Claxton, Heather Warren, Rush Claxton and Toby Claxton; great-grandchildren, Haisley Claxton, Lilly Fauth, Lincoln Fauth, Landry Warren, Blaise Warren, Rush Warren, Lauren Wilson, Cooper Claxton, Presley Claxton, Connor Claxton,  Kali Claxton and Cash Claxton.

            The family will receive friends and relatives from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, October 18 at Palacios Funeral Home in Palacios, Texas.

            Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Friday, October 19, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Palacios with the Rev. James Collins officiating.

            Interment will follow at Hawley Cemetery in Blessing.

            Pallbearers are James Cepak, Rush Claxton, Toby Claxton, Wes Claxton, Rush Warren and Blaise Warren.

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            Arrangements are with Palacios Funeral Home, Palacios, Texas; 361-972-2012.