Funeral services for Robert “Bob” Walter Clifford, age
68, of Quinlan, Texas, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 23,
2000, at Quinlan Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ben Smith officiating. Burial was held in Lakeside Memorial Park under the direction
of Quinlan Funeral Home.
Mr. Clifford died Thursday, July 20, 2000, in Greenville,
Texas. He was born July
9, 1932, in Clarendon to Walter E. Clifford and Dewey Mitchum
Clifford. He graduated
from West Texas State University and did graduate work at Texas Tech
University. He married
Wilma Jean Clifford. He
was a veteran of the US Army. He
was a former member of the Quinlan City Council, Quinlan Lions Club,
and Tawakoni Area Library Board.
He was a real estate broker and retired businessman.
He was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife Jean Clifford of Quinlan; two
sons, Randy Clifford of Dallas and Mike Clifford of Irving; one
daughter, Cathy Clifford of Mesquite; two brothers, Jack Clifford
and Fred Clifford, both of Clarendon; six grandchildren; and one
Pallbearers were John Clifford, Ben Clifford, Richard Moore,
Ernest Stafford, Elbert Guant, and Ken Roper.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be
make to the Boles Children’s Home, 7065 Love, Quinlan, Texas
75474; Tawakoni Area Library; or to the American Parkinson Disease
Association, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, 8200 Walnut Hill Lane,
Jackson Bldg., First Floor, Dallas, Texas 75231.