BABSON PARK - J. Clifton "Clif" Sessions, 86, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center of respiratory failure.
Born October 10, 1926 in Jay, FL, Mr. Sessions was a resident of Babson Park for 6 yrs, moving from Bartow. He was a W.W. II U.S. Navy Veteran. He was a Chemist for Swift & Company & ConAgri Phosphate for 34 years. He was a past director, treasurer and Paul Harris Fellow of the Bartow Rotary Club and a member of the Wood Turners Association of Polk County. He was a member of the Bartow Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church.
Mr. Sessions is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Lois S. Sessions of Babson Park, son: James C. "Jim" Sessions, Jr. of Lakeland; two daughters, Jane Johnston (Allen) of Tallahassee & Lisa Vitek (Christopher) of Tampa; brother , Edwin Sessions, Monroe, GA; two sisters: Audrea Smithers, Kentucky & Montrell Mykkeltvedt, Carrollton, GA; five grandchildren: Leslie Swearingen, Lindsey Johnston, Kristina Vitek, Robert Vitek & Matthew Vitek.
Family will receive friends Tuesday, July 9, 2013 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 205 E. Stanford St. Bartow. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM at the Church. Interment with military honors will be held at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.
Memorials may be made to Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 1411, Bartow, 33831 or the
, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284. Condolences to family at www.whiddenmcleanfuneralhome.com
Published in Ledger from July 8 to July 9, 2013