FAYETTEVILLE - Retired Army 1st SGT David Dee Clay Sr., age 79, of 1044 Kingsley Road, Fayetteville, NC departed this life Sunday, November 5, 2017. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 14th, at 12 noon in the Wiseman Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in the Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery. He is survived by: wife, Julia Clay; David Clay Jr. (Keisha), Deirdre Clay, Virginia D. King; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. There will be a viewing held Monday, November 13th from 1:00 to 7:00 PM. Family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home.