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John R Clifton
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Birth: Sep. 24, 1943
Death: Jun. 8, 1998

John R. Clifton of Bedford, IN, died Tuesday, June 9, 1998, at his residence. Born on September 24, 1943, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Wesley R. and Lorene (Hillenberg) Clifton. He married Vicky Faris on June 23, 1963, and she survives.

Also surviving are two daughters: Jonetta Orender of Bedford and Dr. Julie Clifton Laughner of Atlanta, GA; his mother, Lorene Clifton of Bedford; three sisters: Arlene Potts, Mary Lou Melton, and Karen Sue Phipps, all of Bedford; one brother, Robert H. Clifton of Bedford; and three grandsons. He was preceded in death by his father and one sister in infancy, Judy Ann Clifton.

He was retired from the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Crane, where he was a project manager in the research and development division for 34 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Elks Lodge , and the American Legion Gillen Post No. 33.

Services for John Clifton will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 11th, at The Day & Carter Mortuary with the Rev. Tommy Faris officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens.
Family links: 
  Wesley Robert Clifton (1912 - 1989)
  Lorene Estell Hillenberg Clifton (1913 - 1998)
  Robert H. Clifton (1936 - 2011)*
  John R Clifton (1943 - 1998)
  Judy Ann Clifton (1952 - 1952)*
*Calculated relationship
Cresthaven Memory Gardens Cemetery
Lawrence County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Helen Haldeman Daglas
Originally Created by: Susan (Haldeman) Fowler
Record added: Feb 07, 2009
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