Clifton "Cliff" Camic, 89, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Mercer County to the late Clay D. and Pearl Belle Stratton Camic.
He served in WWII
with the United States Army. He was a member of Pigeon Fork Baptist Church and a Kentucky Colonel. He retired from Royal Crown Bottling Company and was self employed as an antique dealer.
Camic is survived by his wife of 67 years, Ruby K. Beasley Camic; two sons, Larry D. Camic, Frankfort, and Terry W. (Marilynn) Camic, Winchester; grandchildren, Ashley M. (John) Jones, Lexington, Dr. Clayton L. Camic, Lacrosse, Wis., David Shane (Jessica) Camic, Lawrenceburg; great-grandchildren, Avery M. Jones and Henry B. Jones, both of Lexington, and Alexis F. Camic, Lawrenceburg; several nephews and nieces.
He was preceded in death by two daughters, Rachel Lavon Camic and Debra Lee Camic; two brothers, Roy D. Camic and James C. Camic; six sisters, Mary Hungate, Goldie L. Beasley, Pauline C. Kirby, Ruby Robinson, Susie Cox and Margie Perry.
Funeral services were held Feb. 21 at Gash Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ray Cummins and the Rev. Grant O'Dell officiating. Burial followed in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Casketbearers were Dr. Clayton L. Camic, David Shane Camic, John C. Jones, Lisco Beasley, Jr., Billy Camic, James K. Camic, Bobby Cox, Ray Perry and Douglas Perry.
Honarary bearers were Henry B. Jones, Greg Beasley, Jeff Beasley, Allen Beasley, Billy Aldridge, Jeff Barnes, Ralph Carey, Huston Perry, Donnie Sullivan, Albert Tinsley, Danny Lebine, Charles Reese, Gary Reese, George Catlett and Harold Stamper.