Ethelyne McCasland Clifton, 74, of Melrose died Feb. 5, 2004 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Santa Fe.
Ethelyne Clifton was born in Grady June 12, 1929 to Lester and Orial Hendricks McCasland. She graduated from Melrose High School and married Hoyt Clifton May 6, 1943. She was a wife, mother and grandmother. In addition she was the manager of a self-storage business in Santa Fe. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Melrose.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son-in-law Danny Stockton.She is survived by her husband Hoyt; two sons, Aaron Clifton (Nancy) of Amarillo and Brock Clifton (Maynette) of Fort Worth; one daughter Rhonda Stockton; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Service was Tuesday morning at the First United Methodist Church in Melrose The Revs. Fred Caton, Durward Wofford and Danny Sanders officiated. Burial followed at Melrose Cemetery. Arrangements by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.