Clayton Freeman Gause, 87, of Gloucester, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital.
He was a born in South Carolina, and was the son of the late Ivey and Maude Soles Gause. He was retired from Tenneco Inc. in the shipyard as a fitter.
He is survived by his wife, Clara Gause; his daughters, Angela Gause, Pamela Gause, and Donna McMahon; a brother, Edwin Gause, and his grandchildren, Jessica McMahon, Gabriella Andersen, and Alexander Andersen.
A memorial service was held on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Mrs. G. Edward Mowry, 7274 Joseph Lewis Road, Hayes, Va. 23072.
Andrews Funeral Home & Crematory, Gloucester, Va., is in charge of arrangements.