Clifton Ray Hines, of Shawnee, passed away at the age of 67 on Dec. 4, 2018, in Shawnee.

Clifton Ray Hines, of Shawnee, passed away at the age of 67 on Dec. 4, 2018, in Shawnee.

He was born Oct. 27, 1951, in Shawnee to Noah J. Hines and Peggy E. Hines Atherton.

He graduated from Newkirk High School in 1971 and served in the Army from 1971 to 1973.

Clifton was preceded in death by his sister Brenda J. West; mother, Peggy E. Atherton; and grandparents Noah William and Cora Bell Hines, and Dewey and Ruby Doyel.

He is survived by his daughter, Jade Bey; two grandsons, Gerrell and D’Eandre Frederickson; brothers, Bryan K. Hines and Jamie L. Gregory; sisters, Janet S. Badley, Nancy L. Hood, Carol Y. Sharp, Beverly J. Hines, and an abundance of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Clifton had an amazing, witty sense of humor and was a sweet spirited individual! He was an avid Sooners fan and an amateur meteorologist, keeping his family and friends informed of impending bad weather.

Friends and family are welcome to attend the memorial service, officiated by Earnest Cowden, on Monday, Dec. 10, from 2 to 3 p.m. at Fairview Baptist Church, 48502 Hwy 3 E, Earlsboro.