Ruby Clifton

Sunday, October 28, 2007

Ruby Rosalie Clifton, 92, of Jackson died Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Feb. 20, 1915, at Burfordville, daughter of Sylvanis Odney and Iva Craig Hutson. She and Earl F. Clifton were married July 3, 1948, at Mountain Home, Ark. He died Jan. 30, 1973.

Clifton graduated from Jackson High School. She was a member of Burfordville Baptist Church. Clifton was a stitcher for Florsheim Shoe Co. for 33 years, retiring in 1979.

Survivors include a brother, Pink Hutson and a sister, Ella Mae Cook, both of Jackson.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. Monday until service time at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Morris Cobb officiating. Burial will be at the city cemetery in Jackson.