A Celebration of Life Service for Clifford P. Wolford, 75, of Davis City, Iowa, was held on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Pleasanton Community of Christ, Pleasanton, Iowa.
Mr. Wolford died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Methodist Hospital, Des Moines.
Clifford Wolford was born July 23, 1937, in Mercer County, Mo., the son of George and Martha (Hamilton) Wolford. He graduated from Leon High School in 1956. He married Joan Owens in 1957 in Lone Tree.
Mr. Wolford worked at Ralston Purina in Davenport for 22 years. After moving back to Missouri he was employed at Jimmy Dean Foods for 14 years and Industrial Hardfacing in Lamoni, retiring in 2000. He had also worked the family farm. His hobbies were the outdoors, hunting, fishing, sports, coaching, gardening, and his dogs.
A memorial fund has been established.
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Julie (Craig) Snyder, St. Charles, Iowa, and Janie (Dennis) Bash, Donahue; sons, Chris (Marilyn), Blue Grass, and Curt (Wiebke), Cameron, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Shirley Ann Sours, Burlington, and Charlotte Langstaff, Davenport.