Michael Clayton Worthington

Michael Clayton “Clay” Worthington, 20, of Pikeville died as a result of drowning on April 17, 2013.

He was a member of the Midway Church of Christ. Clay was employed by the State of Tennessee Department of the Corrections as a Corrections Officer. His favorite pastimes were hunting and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Arlis Clay Worthington; and grandmother, Betty Laverne Gentry.

Left behind to cherish his memory are his parents, Bobby and Karen Worthington; brothers, Arlis James (A.J.) and Ray Worthington; grandmother, Iris June Worthington; grandfather, James Harold Gentry, Sr.; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and many special friends.

A celebration of Clay’s life was held in the funeral home chapel on April 20 with Min. Jason Smiddie officiating. Burial was in the Worthington Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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