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Myrle Clifton

Thursday, September 15, 2005

Born 6-26-1917 -- Died 8-26-2005

Myrle Clifton, 88, of Pea Ridge, Ark., died at her home Aug. 26, 2005. She was born June 26, 1917, at Newburg, Ark., the daughter of Ulysses Sylvester Garner and Martha Jane Pearson Garner.

She moved to Pea Ridge from Buchanan, Va., in 1961. In 1962, her husband, Gordon K. Clifton was appointed to the Pea Ridge National Military Park and was among the first park rangers to begin the original restoration of the park. She enjoyed gardening and was a member of the Pea Ridge Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon K. Clifton in 1995; four brothers -- W.D. Garner, Hubert Garner, Roosevelt Garner and Howard Garner; five sisters, Artie Guthrie, Mable Simmons, Elsie Rowden, Erlene Rowden and Wilma Walker.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Sisco Funeral Home.