CLANTON, Dennis R. Aug 26, 1936 Sep 9, 2014 U.S. Marine Corps. Preceded in death by parents, Everett and Mildred Clanton; brother, Harold Clanton, sister, Barbara Parker. Survived by wife of 54 years, Sonja; proud father to Lisa Wall (Dave), DJ Clanton (Jill), Lindsey Stover (Mitch); grandfather to 14 superstar grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Also survived by brother, Will Clanton (Geri); mother-in-law, Helen Plath Wood; several nieces and nephews. Denny impacted the lives of many as a teacher, coach, principal and daycare owner. Known for his quick-wit stories and jokes, Denny could light up a room instantly and was the center of attention until the very end. He was proud of his service in the Marine Corps and remained an active member of the Marine Corps League detachment 1147, Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri. Dennys greatest accomplishment in life was his family. The family will receive friends Friday, September 12th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, with PRAYER SERVICE at 7:30pm, all at the West Center Chapel. FUNERAL Saturday, September 13th at 10:30am at Lutheran Church of the Master, 2617 S. 114 St. Interment, Evergreen Memorial Park with full military honors. Memorials are suggested to Toys for Tots.
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