He was a real estate agent with Paul Semonin Realty in Lexington from 1990 to 1992. He owned Pleasant Acres Pony Farm and was in the miniature horse/pony business from 1994 to 2002.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Rev. William C. Hanshaw Jr.
Clayton is survived by his wife of 51 years, Evalena Sparks Hanshaw; two sons and daughters-in-law, Rev. Von and Martha Hanshaw of Georgetown and Howard and Amy Hanshaw of Winchester; five grandchildren, Timothy A. Hanshaw, Crystal Eve Hanshaw Judd, John C. Hanshaw, Jacob B. Hanshaw and Addyson E. Hanshaw; one great grandson, J. T. Judd; a good friend for over 50 years, Sonny Page; and a host of other family and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, November 1, 2012, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill with the Rev. Myron Logan and the Rev. Robert Kidd officiating. Burial will follow in the Watson Cemetery in Olive Hill with full military honors conducted by the Olive Hill American Legion Post No. 138.
Friends may visit after 11 a.m. Thursday, November 1, 2012, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, KY 41164.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.