In Memoriam : Clifford Sellers
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Clifford Freeman Sellers - age: 72
(April 14, 1945 to November 25, 2017 )
Resident of Olive Branch, Mississippi
5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Leffler Funeral Home
401 East Main Street
Benton, Illinois 62812
Clifford Freeman Sellers, age 72, of Olive Branch, MS and formerly of Benton, passed away at 3:57 a.m. Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center of Mattoon, IL.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, November 28, 2017 at the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton. Following the visitation Mr. Sellers will be cremated. Arrangements are through the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton.
Clifford was born on April 14, 1945 in Batesville, IN, the son of Clifford and Florence Sellers.
He lived with Charles and Helen Davis of Benton for 19 years, and after Helenís death he would live with Ron and Lynn Sutliff of Olive Branch, MS, for the past 7 and Ĺ years. Most recently he had been living with Lynnís daughter Rhonda and her husband Kevin Arthur of Mattoon.
Clifford loved school, and was homeschooled by his aunt Neloa
While living in Benton, he worked for the former Franklin-Williamson Human Services Workshop in West Frankfort. He also formerly worked at Hardees in Indiana. He loved his church family at both Long View Baptist in Mississippi and The Apostolic Center in Mattoon.
He enjoyed the many Saturday shopping trips to Wal-Mart with Helen. He loved trains, and Rhonda had just told him she was going to take him on a train ride for his Christmas present from her family.
Clifford is survived by his adoptive family: Charles Davis of Benton, Lynn Sutliff and husband Ron of Olive Branch, MS, Michele Noward and husband Clint and son Quentin, and little sister Cailynn of Benton; a cousin Marilyn Reynolds of East Milam, IN; two sisters: Nancy Thola of Osgood, IN, and Carolyn Cunningham of Gulf Port, MS; and his many friends whose lives he touched.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his adoptive mother Helen Davis of Benton.
To leave online condolences to the family, or to share memories of Clifford, visit www.lpfuneralhome.com
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