Clayton Scott Jones

Published 8:53 am Friday, November 4, 2016

Clayton Scott Jones


Clayton Scott Jones, 59, of Louisville, Ky., formerly of Danville, passed away Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 in Louisville. Clayton was born on July 9, 1957 in Boyle County, Ky. He was Head Waiter at the prestigious EL Tovar Hotel, a National Landmark located on the South Rim in the Grand Canyon. Worldwide dignitaries and celebrities had the privilege of being served by Scott, a consummate professional for over 30 years.

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Surviving is his mother, Leah Webber Jones Huff of Louisville; Kim Drescher Jones of Louisville; two sons, Tyler and Connor Jones of Arizona; one brother, Mark Steven Jones (Sarah) of Indiana; two sisters, Cheryl Lyman (Joseph) of Florida and Holly Bartelt (Jeffrey) of Illinois. Clayton was preceded in death by his father, Clayton T. Jones.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 at Preston Pruitt Spurlin Funeral Home with Pastor Bryan Payne officiating. Visitation will be 12 p.m. until time of the service. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery in Danville.

Pallbearers are Joey Sallee, Seamus Sallee, Jeffrey Bartelt, Joseph Lyman, and Mark Strunk.

Scott was an amazing man full of life, love and laughter and will always be remembered as a loving son, brother, father and husband!