Clayton-Willard -- 14 August 1943, San Francisco, Calif. Eva Clayton Weds Merrell A. Willard Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Clayton of Ardmore, announce the marriage of their daughter, Eva, to Merrell A. Willard, son of Mrs. Walter Cope, Waynoka. The marriage took place in the Trinity Methodist church, San Francisco, Aug. 14, with Rev. Daniel D. Walker, pastor, officiating. Sgt. And Mrs. William E. Clayton, Jr., Minter field, Calif., brother and sister-in-law of the bride, were the attendants. The bride wore a street-length dress of dark taffeta with matching picture hat and accessories. Her flowers were orchids. After the ceremony, a reception was held at the St. Francis hotel, San Francisco. Mrs. Willard was graduated from Ardmore high school. For the past several years she has made her home with her sister, Mrs. W. L. Caldwell, 812 Madison, and recently has been employed at the Oklahoma City air depot.