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John Clayton Switzer
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Obituary for John Clayton Switzer

Mortimer Funeral Home -Belzoni
Post Office Box 22 / 212 North Hayden Street
Belzoni, MS 39038
(662) 247-3727 Fax (662) 332-1414

John Clayton Switzer, 78, retired butcher, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday, May 4th, 2018 First Baptist Church, Belzoni, Mississippi; with a visitation one hour prior to the service.

Interment will be in Greencrest Gardens, Belzoni; under the direction of Mortimer Funeral Home.

John was born in Humphreys County, November 16th, 1939, the son of Robert Wesley Switzer and May Bell Evans Switzer.

John was a Deacon of the First Baptist Church of Belzoni; as well as, a Free Mason.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Jack Switzer, R.W. Switzer, Julia Hearn, and Merle Switzer.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy Siddon Switzer; daughter, Shelia Switzer (Ed) Beckwith of Belzoni; one brother, Wesley Switzer of Clinton; three grandchildren, John Carl (Molly) Beckwith of Pearl, Chris (Jessica) Beckwith of Louise, and Crystal Grey of Belzoni; and six great grandchildren.

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