|Imogene R. Clifton
January 16, 1925 – September 20, 2016
Imogene R. Clifton, 91, of Culver passed away peacefully on September 20, 2016 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Culver, with
her family at her side.
Imogene was born on January 16, 1925 in rural Culver, one of 2 children born to John and Estella (Hoff) Milner. While
attending school in Culver she met her future husband, Charles E. Clifton. After graduating in 1943, they married on
October 20, 1945. He preceded her in death in 2006.
While living and farming in the Poplar Grove area they were blessed with 2 children. Imogene loved her family and spent
countless hours thinking up and making things that would keep her grandkids entertained. She also loved her church.
Imogene was a faithful member of the Poplar Grove United Methodist Church for over 65 years, serving as their longtime
song leader. She was a member of the Maxinkuckee Rebekah Lodge 844 and the Order of Eastern Star.
Imogene is survived by her son Terry (Carin) Clifton of Culver, IN; daughter Lavonda (Bob) Banic of Bourbon, IN; 8
grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband
Charles, her parents, and brother Donald Milner.
A time to gather with the family will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm EST at the Odom
Funeral Home, Culver. Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 11:00 am EST at the Poplar
Grove United Methodist Church, 15354 State Road 10, Culver, with visitation at the church one hour prior to the service.
Rev. Henry Sprunger will officiate. Burial will follow at Poplar Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Poplar Grove UMC, 15354 State Road 10, Culver, IN 46511.