Born on a collard farm in South Carolina, Clayton was raised with his brother Cleetus. Clayton became a gas station attendant and spent most of his free time hunting int he sticks. He learned to live off the land and became an adept woodsman. His brother Cleetus joined the army and was deployed overseas when Clayton tried to visit him. This was just before the a outbreak. Clayton survived the initial panic by hiding in the woods and laying low. Now that the dust has settled Clayton can begin his search for his brother and hopefully a way out of this hell.