CLAY D. MANN, JR.December 10, 1958 ~ July 27, 2017 (age 58)
Clay D. Mann Jr. known to family as “June” passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the age of 58 in his home.
Clay was born December 10, 1958 in Canton, Ohio to Clay D and Clydia Mae (Dykes) Mann. He was a graduate of McKinley High School and attended Ashland University where he earned an Associate Degree in General Studies. Clay was a member of Mt. Calvary 2nd Missionary Baptist Church where he was baptized at an early age. He was employed by Mature Services of Goodwill Industries. He truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures like dancing, joking, fishing, cooking, and being the life of the party. He had an uncanny ability to reach people in a deep and powerful way.
Clay was preceded in death by his beloved parents Clay Mann, Sr and Clydia Mae Mann, a brother that died in infancy and his son Ivan P.L. Munford.
Left to cherish his memory are Carolyn Munford of Canton, Ohio mother of his son Jhawn “J.P.” (Victoria) Munford of Massillon, Ohio, Theresa Culver mother of his daughter TaLisa Ellis and son Travis Culver of Canton, Ohio, Brenda Simmons mother of son Donival (Sherri) Simmons of Canton, Ohio, Sarah Phillips and son Latravrs (Freda) Phillips of Vienna, GA. Also mourning his passing are his three sisters Geraldine (Jesse) Williams, Carolyn Burns, Starla “Niecy” Mann (Mark Glenn), and three brothers Robert “Bobby” Mann, Samuel (Karen) Mann, and Freddie Patterson all of Canton, Ohio. His “Luv” Stephanie Newuiett and dear friend Daisy Brown of Canton, Ohio. A special uncle James Mann of Richmand, VA, 16 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a host of wonderful nieces and nephews.