February 24, 1925–January 11, 2020
Helen Mae Clifford, 94, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2020 in Vinita, OK. Helen was born February 24, 1925 in North Ridgeville, OH to Howard D. Worcester and Angeline (Monbleau) Worcester. Helen was a resident of Vinita, OK for the past eight years and had been a prior Carthage resident for several years. Helen was a homemaker and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church of Carthage.
Helen was united in marriage to Robert William Clifford Sr.; he preceded her in death October 14, 1994.
Helen is survived by one daughter, Carol Ann Clifford of Branson, MO; one son, Robert William Clifford and wife Beverly of Branson, MO; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Helen is preceded in death by her husband, parents and four brothers, Rowland, Donald, Burton and Raymond.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery in Joplin. Visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Ulmer Funeral Home.