David M. Clay, age 69 of Eminence (formerly of Louisville), passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2023. Son of the late Charles and Lillian Clay, he was a 1972 graduate of Trinity High School. He gave sanctuary to retired chestnut thoroughbred horses at his D&D Drennon Creek Farm. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed the BBQ, loved to talk & never met a stranger. He attended St. John Catholic Church in Eminence. David was preceded in death by a step-grand-daughter, Stephanie Michelle Johnson.
Wife: Deborah (Smith) Clay of Eminence
Step-Daughter: Christel Johnson (Ronald) of Kansas City, MO
Step-Grand-daughter: Kayla Johnson
Sister: Rev. Donna Brown of TX
Brother: Andrew “Andy” Clay of WY
Funeral Service: 11:30 AM on Wednesday, November 15, 2023, at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Honorary Pallbearer: Ed Bourne
Active Pallbearers: Steve Rodgers, Stephen Dunn, Mario Gamboa, Al Green, Henry Taylor, Chris Hayden and Pee Wee Clifford
Graveside Service: 2PM on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at Kentucky Veteran Cemetery North, Williamstown.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Visitation: 10 AM until service time on Wednesday at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Click HERE to watch David's tribute video.