Matthew C. Clayton


Matthew C. Clayton, 19, of Franklin, passed at Hamot Medical Center, Erie, on Friday morning, July 5, 2019, as a result from injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident.
Matthew was born in Grove City to Jeffrey A. and Donna A. (Hile) Clayton.
He was a graduate of Franklin High School and Venango Technology Center in 2018.
Matthew was employed at Arby's in Barkeyville. He loved spending time with his friends and family. He enjoyed hunting, swimming in the river and working on his Hondas.
He is survived by his parents, Donna Clayton, Franklin, and Jeffrey Clayton, Stoneboro; a brother, Michael Clayton, Franklin; and his grandparents, Nancy Hile, Mercer, and Mina Phipps and husband Joe, Polk. Many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family members also survive him.
His grandfathers, Daniel Hile and Lou Clayton, and three cousins, Tim Hile, Robert Garvey and Ember Clayton preceded Matthew in death.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

Visitation hours: From 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday (07-10-19) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME, INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
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Published on July 7, 2019
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Mike griffin
Jul 11, 2019
Although I didn't know Matt all that well every time I seen him he always had something smart and funny to say. My condolences go out to his friends and family
Emily Matthews
Jul 09, 2019
I didn't know him very well but my heart goes out to his family. I was in school with him and hearing this hurts, my heart goes out to his friends and family.
Linda Crofutt
Jul 09, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. RIP Matt. You will live forever in our hearts. Rest easy in God's arms
Apryl turner
Jul 07, 2019
Matt was a great person i meet him through my older sister kimberlee how he worked with. Matt always had a smile on his face when i seen him.. My thoughts and prayers are with his family