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Clifton Clarence Whitton

Clifton Clarence Whitton

Male 1935 - 2015  (79 years)

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  • Name Clifton Clarence Whitton 
    Born 7 Aug 1935  Coldspring Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 2015  Cleveland, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32505  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father Clifton W Whitton,   b. 15 May 1892, San Jacinto, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1941, Precinct 6, Liberty, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ida Bell Smith,   b. 6 Jun 1904, San Jacinto County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1971, Cleveland, Liberty County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1920 
    Family ID F12422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Clifton Ray Whitton,   b. 2 Jun 1958, Cleveland, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 2018, Cleveland, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F12417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Clifton Clarence Whitton, 79, of Cleveland, died Friday, January 9, 2015, at his residence.

      Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at the Pace-Stancil Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Montague Cemetery in Cleveland. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home. Services are under the direction of Pace-Stancil Funeral Home in Cleveland.

      Clifton was born August 7, 1935 in Coldspring, to parents; Clifton and Ida Bell Whitton, and has been a lifelong resident of Cleveland. He was a retired superintendent for the City of Cleveland Water Department after 40 years of service, member and deacon of Bear Creek Baptist Church, and member of the Green Forest Water Association for over 20 years. His involvement with the City of Cleveland over the years included; lifeguard for the city pool in 1958, garbage truck employee, Cleveland volunteer firefighter, and numerous employee of the month awards. He also enjoyed his tractor, working cattle, and especially his family and friends.

      Mr. Whitton was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Johnnie and Rosemond Whitton, sisters: Betty Bass, Agnes Lake, and Bell Hugier, and grandsons: Jason and Eric Whitton. He is survived by his wife of 59 years: Mary Ellen Presnull Whitton of Cleveland, sons: Clifton Ray Whitton of Cleveland and Robert Clarence Whitton and wife Barbara of Cleveland, daughters: Karen Kirkland and husband Owen of Cleveland and Debbie White and husband Denny Ray of Cleveland, grandchildren: Jacob Kirkland, Cody Zeagler, Kristy Currie, Justin White, Daniel Whitton, CJ Whitton, Shona Turner, Joe Amburn, and Jake Amburn, 21 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.