James H. Clifton

James H. Clifton

The Dalles, Oregon

September 10, 1931 - September 17, 2017

James H. Clifton of Wasco, Ore., was born on Sept. 10, 1931, in Dickson, Tenn. He passed away on Sept. 17, 2017, in The Dalles, Ore., at 86.

Jim served four years in the Air Force in Portland, Ore., where he met his wife Betty. They were married in Nov. 1955. Jim retired from Mid-Columbia Producers. He was a member of Legionnaires, Masons and the Methodist Church.

Jim was preceded in death by wife, Betty Clifton. He is survived by son, Dan Clifton; daughter, Terri Matthews; granddaughters, Kayla Skultety, Amanda Matthews; grandson, Shane Clifton; four great-grandchildren; and numerous family in Tenn.

A memorial service will be on Saturday Oct. 7, 2017, at 1 p.m. in Wasco, at the Wasco Methodist Church. Grave side service will be held at a different date and time.


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