Mr. Cliff was born on Jan. 22, 1943, in Huntington, W.Va., and had lived in Gray for the past 11 years, having moved here from Rockford, Ill. He was the son of the late Benjamin Cliff and Luella Hatten Cliff. After completing his education, he retired from Warner Lambert in Rockford. Mr. Cliff was also preceded in death by his sisters, Alice Howard, Lula Mae Rowe and Anne Marie Smith; and by his brothers, Howard Cliff, Willis Cliff and Franklin Cliff.
Mr. Cliff is survived by his daughter, Nanette Cliff of Rockford, Ill.; brother, Phillip Cliff of Centre, Ala.; several grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.