Agrone Clifton

Agrone Clifton, 84, of Monticello departed this life on November 13, 2021.

He was born April 12, 1937, in Wilmar to the late Henry and Norma (Daniel) Clifton.

After retiring from his career in logging, Agrone enjoyed hobbies such as spending time with family, watching wrestling, and baseball. He was a member of the Pentecostal Faith Church of God in Christ Monticello where he served under the leadership of Pastor Robert Marshall.

On November 17, 1962, he was united in Holy Matrimony to Laverne Clifton.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Laverne Clifton; two sons, Adrian Clifton, Jr. and Larry Clifton; one grandson, Antwon Clifton; his siblings, Larone Clifton, Lloyd Clifton, Helen (Clifton) Gardner, and Maureen (Clifton) McKinley.

Agrone leaves to cherish his memory, five daughters, Katie Jacobs, Trilisa Marshall (Robert) of Monticello, Trina Clifton of Little Rock Lois Jordan (Roosevelt) of Cleveland, Texas, and Matiline Dockery (Anthony) of South Bend, Indiana; one son, Antonio Clifton (Krystal) of McGehee, Arkansas; and two siblings, Rose Grays and James Clifton (Eupharzine); 25 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visitation will be held Friday, November 19, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 20, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be at Wilmar Cemetery.