Clifford Baines, 79, of Monticello, passed away May 24, 2014 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was a member of Mt. Pleasant AME Church of Monticello.
Mr. Baines was born in Monticello and was the son of the late Ernest and Zeola Baines in Monticello. He moved to Los Angeles, Calif. and lived there until his retirement.
He was married the late Peggy Davis Baines and had two sons.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by five brothers, Ernest, Preston, Sylvester and Jesse Baines and one sister, Zenola Baines.
He is survived by two sons, Robert Timothy Baines (Micshayla) and Thomas C. Davis; two grandchildren, Tim and Timia Baines; a host of nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins, family and many close friends.
A memorial service will be held May 31 at 10:30 a.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello with Rev. Michael Scroggins, officiating.