Barbara Lou Newby Clayton, age 68, of Brewton, Alabama and current resident LaGrange, Georgia passed away on January 16, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. She was born on July 15, 1950 to the late Printes Newby, Sr. and Myrtice Newby in Winterhaven, Florida. She worked in the auto parts industry her entire life, retiring from O’Reilly Auto Parts. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Alexander Clayton; daughter, Kim Clayton.
Survivors include her daughter, Brandy Thoroman (Brian); brother, Printes Newby, Jr.; sisters, Jo Kelley (Marcus), Linda Sue Newby; grandchildren, Ashley Thoroman, Angela Hill (Eric); K-9 companions, Bogart and Lucy. Online condolences may be sent through our website, www.HigginsFuneralHomes.com.