Graveside services for Mildred Blackburn Clifford, age 91, of Shelbyville, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday afternoon, April 30, 2012 in the Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle with Brother Jeff Smith officiating. Ms. Clifford passed away Saturday afternoon April 28, 2012 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
Visitation will be Monday, beginning at 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
A native of Bell Buckle, she was the daughter of the late Wesley N. Blackburn and Betty Williamson Blackburn and was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, William P. Clifford, in October of 2007 and brother Roy Blackburn and sisters Ruth Moore and Nell Shropshire. She was a retired physician assistant and a member of the Southside Church of Christ.
Survivors; siblings, Lucille Brandon of Shelbyville, Katherine Welch of Sevierville, TN, brothers-in-law, Randolph (Mary) Clifford & Clyde Clifford both of Shelbyville, sister-in-law, Pauline (Robert) Shapro of California, several nieces & nephews.,
Memorials may be made to the Southside Church of Christ 108 Narrows Rd., Shelbyville, TN 37160 or the American Heart Association 1818 Patterson St., Nashville, TN 37203
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.