Lawrence Clifton, 95, of Columbus, Indiana, formerly of Cape Girardeau, MO died August 2, 2013 at Kindred Columbus Health in Columbus, IN.
He was born April 27, 1918 in Menfro, MO, son of Norman and Grace (Foster) Clifton. He and Ida I. Winkler were married on February 15, 1946. She preceded him in death on June 3, 1998.
Lawrence was a retired farmer. He was a member of Pilgrim Holiness Church in Franklin, IN.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Mary Jane and Chuck McGuire of Columbus, IN, Kathy and Dave Spring of Eldridge, IA; two brothers, Francis Clifton of Scottsdale, AZ, Virgil Clifton of St. Louis, MO; 6 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 5 brothers, and one sister.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, August 6 at Young & Sons Funeral Home from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:30 am with Rev. Don Estes officiating. Burial in Home Cemetery.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.