Conway Clifft

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Conway Clifft

  • Birth 1 Jul 1929 Oxford, Izard County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 18 Jul 2007 Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas, USA
  • Plot Garden of The Sermon on the Mount
  • Memorial ID 20540090

Conway Clifft, 78, of Paragould, died Wednesday, July 18, 2007, at his home.

He was born July 1, 1929, in Oxford to John and Bessie Clifft.

Mr. Clifft and his wife owned and operated the Debonair Dress Shop for 30 years. He was a member of New Franklin Masonic Lodge No. 350 for 50 years. He was a Christian and charter member of New Haven Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years and five months, Kathryn Clifft of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Denise Clifft; and one daughter, Kathy Gazaway, all of Paragould; one brother, Gerald Clifft of Mountain Home; and a sister, Sybil May of Kennewick, Wash.

He is also survived by two grandsons, Jason Gazaway and his wife Lisa of Paragould and Eric Clifft of Terre Haute, Ind.; a granddaughter, Kristin Gazaway of Little Rock; two great-granddaughters, Drew and Anna Gazaway of Paragould; three sisters-in-law, Inez Helm of Batesville, Louise Warnock of Camden and Sue Brown of Jonesboro; and by many nephews, nieces and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Bessie Clifft; and by two loved brothers-in-law, Jack Warnock and Dick May.

Burial was in Greene County Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

David Clifft, Danny Clifft, James Cure, Jason Gazaway, Eric Clifft and Chris Donaldson served as pallbearers.

Honorary pallbearers were: Homer Price and Kenneth Hamilton.

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  • Maintained by: SRS
  • Originally Created by: Sandra
  • Added: 20 Jul 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20540090
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Conway Clifft (1 Jul 1929–18 Jul 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20540090, citing Greene County Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by SRS (contributor 47497996) .