Clifton passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017. Clifton was a resident of Georgia at the time of passing. He served in the United States Navy as an Engineman aboard the USS White River LSMR 536. Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 20, 2017, 3:30 P.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors with Rev. Benny Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Westover Memorial Park.