Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

James Winton Clifton

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“With Love and prayers for the family of my dear Christian Brother and Friend Would have loved to have been there for visitation but just had a total...Read More »
1 of 1 | Posted by: Bill LaFollette - Surgoinsville, TN

James was born on July 18, 1938 and passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017.

James was a resident of Tennessee at the time of passing.

Jim was a graduate of Surgoinsville High School - Class of 1957.

He served as a communications technician in the 1st Armored Division, US Army in Ft. Hood, TX where he and Sarah met lifelong friends, the late Leon and Sissy Stanley and Jeff and Bernice Matney.

Jim accepted Christ as a young man during a prayer service at the home of his father-in-law, J.C. Greer. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday (5/17/17) in the Chapel of Christian-Sells with the Rev. Jerry Anderson, Rev. Elser Bailey and Rev. Pat Hammond officiating. Burial will follow at Hawkins County Memorial Gardens with military funeral honors provided by the Hawkins County Color Guard and the Tennessee Army National Guard.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial in Jim's honor be made to Cold Springs Baptist Church in care of Faye Greer, Treasure, 1433 Carters Valley Road, Surgoinsville, TN.