Clifford was born November 27, 1926 in Saint Louis, Missouri the son of Mathew Medley and Mabel Bell Medley. Cliff was drafted into the military in Germany and served 2 years. After he left the military he worked as a logger for many years. Cliff accepted Christ as his Savior in 2002; he enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time with his family and friends as long as his health permitted.

Clifford was preceded in death by his mother, Mabel Irene (Bell) Medley, his father Mathew Johnson Medley and step-father Everett Delong, also 5 brothers & 3 sisters, Denver, Bill, Kenny, Richard, Loren, Juanita, Verla and Delores.

He is survived by his daughter Judy Tucker of Kansas, 2 grandsons, Mark Smith and Brian Smith, 6 great grandchildren, his sister, Anna Lou Gordon and husband Bill of Waynesville, his brother, Dale Delong and wife Sherry of Duke, also his niece Dana Wood of the home, and many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention. He will be sadly missed, but fondly remembered by all those that loved him.

Visitation will be Wednesday August 29, 2012 from 5pm-7pm at Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, MO. The funeral service will be Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:00am at Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, MO

Interment will be at the Hooker Cemetery in Newburg, MO. All arrangements were made under the direction of the Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, Missouri.