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“I served with Acuff in iraq in 2008 i didnt know him all that well but i do remember he always had a smile when i did see him or talked to him. My...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jeremie Coppess - anderson, IN

“we had some amazing times together. I mean damn me and brandon shared a room with you the whole deployment. We got kicked out of at least 2 different...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: carissa wright (stockton) - IN

“I served with Clint in the 2008 deployment. It was a pleasure to have know him and served beside him. He will always be remembered. My deepest...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Jason Tillison - RUSHVILLE, IN

“On behalf of all the historians at www.Acuff.org I want to express our deepest sympathies on the loss of this young member of our family. Our...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Billie McNamara, Acuff Family Archivist - TN

“SGT. Acuff was a very nice guy. My prayers go out to his family. I'm very sorry for your loss. Hopefully we'll see you again in Heaven:) ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Matthew Pinks - La Porte, IN

“Clint was a very good guy.. I have spoke with him a handful of times at the armory and he was always so uplifting. He will be missed. RIP brother,...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Sgt.Ryan Wilke - evansville, IN

“My deepest condolences go to the Acuff family. I'm sorry I'm unable to tell you in person due to work. Sarge I remember that day on the hill in...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: SPC Spaulding - Owensboro, KY

“I knew Clint from the Iraq deployment in 2008. He was a great solider and a good friend. I have been praying for him and his family and will continue...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Nicole Tanner - Charleston, SC

“I served with Clint in Iraq in 2008 as his Command Sergeant Major in the Nightfighter Battalion, 1-293rd Infantry. I did not know clint well, but do...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: CSM Charles H. Cox - Fort Wayne, IN

Clint Russel Acuff, 31, of Evansville, passed away after an illness on Friday, March 16, 2012 at St. Mary's Medical Center. Clint was a member of the Indiana National Guard, 163rd Field Artillery for 6 years and 7 months as Fire Support specialist. He was deployed to Iraq in 2008. During his military career he earned the Army Achievement Medal two times, the Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Armed Forces Reserve Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon, the Indiana Commendation Medal, the Indiana Overseas Service Ribbon, and the Indiana OCONUS Service Ribbon. Clint enjoyed watching movies, shooting his bow, and spending time with friends and family. He is survived by his mother, Tammy Acuff of Evansville, daughter, Alexis Courtney Keppler Acuff of Muncie, IN, brother, Sean France of Evansville, aunt, Donna Carlisle of Evansville, uncle, Randy Carlisle of Evansville, cousins Valerie Carlisle of Evansville, Laura Sparks of Ohio, and Crystal Heckner of Evansville, aunt, Maria McDaniel of AZ, Uncle Raymond Acuff of Evansville, girlfriend, Nicole Hunter of Muncie, IN, best friends, Tim Ferguson of Evansville and Pat DeWeese of Gleezen, IN, and many friends from the Evansville 163rd Field Artillery and Muncie, IN. Clint is preceded in death by his grandparents, Alvin & Hazel Acuff, uncle Stan Acuff and cousin Albert Carlisle. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville. Services will be Wednesday, March 21 at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, with full military rites. Memorial contributions may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road Ste. 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.ziemerfuneralhome.com.

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