EUSTIS – K. Bryce Clayton, 79, of Eustis passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born August 1934 in Blaine, the son of Wallace and Arlene Clayton.
He graduated from Aroostook Central Institute in 1952. Bryce served in the US Army and was stationed in Germany. He married Leah Shaw in Sept. 1954. In 1960 they moved to Eustis where Bryce worked as a Game Warden from 1960-1980, retiring in 1980 and remaining in the community to this day. He was a caretaker of the wild, loved animals dearly, was an avid gardener and fisherman. He also enjoyed tying flies and was well known among fly fisherman for the flies he tied.
Bryce is survived by his wife, Leah; his daughter, Carla Clayton-Lizana and husband, Guy of Mississippi; grandchildren, Clayton and Eddie Lizana; five sisters, Marlene Upton, Judy Belk, Jane Crouse, Joan Lothrop, and Janet Clayton; a brother, Harry Miles; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, Wallace Clair, and John Allen.
Visitation will be held in Stratton at the Community Building, 4-6 p.m. Monday, July 21st. A graveside service will be at Kings Grove Cemetery in Mars Hill, 1 p.m. Thursday, July 24th. Donations may be made in Bryce’s memory to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, 383 Main Avenue, 5th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851. Arrangements under the care of Adams-McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington. Condolences may be sent for the family at www.adamsmcfarlane.com