Richard Gavin Clay of Scottsburg, VA passed away December 15, 2022. He was born in Long Island, NY on July 20, 1960 and was 62 years of age. He was the son of Richard Clay and the late Barbara Jean Clay. He was married to Susan Sheppard Clay who survives. He served in the United States Army. Richard was an avid New York Jets fan, loved his motorcycles, and a sportsman who enjoyed collecting guns and shooting them. He adored his beloved pets. Richard Gavin Clay is survived by: His Wife Susan Sheppard Clay of Scottsburg Siblings Thomas Clay of South Boston Margaret Clay of South Boston Jean Clay of N.C. Michael Clay of N.Y. Adopted Uncle to Victoria Potter and her children Hunter and Aydan Dustin and Danielle Potter and their children Everly and Peyton ***Preceded in death by*** Sister Victoria Clay Mother Barbara Jean Clay A memorial service will be held at a later date. For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.