Annie Clifton

Friday, December 16, 2016

FAIRDEALING, Mo. -- Annie Eldora Huffman Clifton, 84, died Dec. 13, 2016, at her home.

Born July 22, 1932, in Parma, daughter of the late David

Peter and Annie Ruth Victoria OGuim Huffman, she was raised in Olgesville and was a lifelong resident of Missouri. She was a member of the Pentecostal Church.

On Jan. 11, 1951, in Piggott, Ark., she married Harry Clinton Clifton, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 1999.

She was also preceded in death by :one daughter, Nancy Morton; one son, Henry Floyd Clifton; two sisters and two brothers in infancy and six grandchildren.

Surviving are seven daughters, Carolyn Gambling of Fairdealing, Connie Gambling of Oxly, JoAnne McKnight of Benld, Ill., Mary Jackman of Doniphan, Linda Blankenship of Paragould, Ark., Vicky Gray of Troy and Louise Knight of Malden; three sons, Orville Clifton and Kenny Clifton of Fairdealing and David Clifton of Cheyenne, Wyo.; 34 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, where service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Bryan Malone officiating

Burial will follow in the Bethany Cemetery near Campbell.

Online condolences may be sent at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.