Patricia Clifton

Patricia Perros Clifton, 72, died at her home on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. 

Born January 28, 1942, in Danville, she was the daughter of the late William Stivers and Ethel Glass Perros. Pat attended Danville High School, Eastern Kentucky University and Ringling School of Art in Sarasota, Florida. She was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church. She retired in 1999 from the Kentucky State Government Division of Child Support Enforcement in Frankfort.

Survivors include one daughter, Elizabeth McGuire Clifton (Patrick) O’Leary, and three grandchildren, Dermot, Erin and Declan of Dewees Island, S.C. She is also survived by two sisters, Nancy Perros Caudill of Frankfort and Rebecca Oakley (the late Tony) Robinson of Harrodsburg; an aunt, Joan Glass of Danville; a nephew, William Reid Caudill of Lexington, and Elizabeth’s father, Winston F. Clifton of Barbourville.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Pamela Oakley Currie.

Visitation will be at Stith Funeral Home between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. A graveside service will follow at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bellevue Cemetery. The Rev. Peter Doddema will officiate. 

Memorial donations are suggested to the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging Foundation, 138 Leader Ave., Lexington, KY 40536 or online at Online guestbook is available at

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