Ellen (Grooms) Clifford

June 18, 1934 - December 6, 2021

  1. Ellen (Grooms) Clifford, 87 of West Union, Ohio died December 6, 2021 at her home.  She was born June 18, 1934 in Brush Creek Township.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Clifford and parents Dewey C. and Emma C. (Taylor) Grooms.

Ellen is survived by one sister, Ruby Shreffler of West Union; one brother, Carl “Hop” Grooms of West Union and several nieces and nephews.

Ellen was a member of the Pentecostal Golden Walkway Church in Jefferson Township.  She attended Bethany Ridge Church in Brush Creek Township and Boyd Avenue Church in West Union.  Ellen was a former cook and cleaner at the Olde Wayside Inn in West Union, a former cook for Adams County Manor in West Union, a former cook at the West Union Baptist Church and former cleaner for Francis Stevens Medical Office in West Union.

The public visitation is 12 – 2 PM Saturday, December 11, 2021 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated, 205 South Cherry Street, West Union, Ohio 45693.

The public funeral is 2 PM Saturday, December 11,  2021 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated. Pastor Vincent Wright will officiate.

The public interment is at East Liberty Cemetery, Tulip Road, Lynx, Ohio.

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated is serving the family.


Nancy malone - Dec 11, 2021
RIP we will surely miss you so much. U was a sweet woman. We love you
John Whaley - Dec 11, 2021
I've known this beautiful woman since I was a kid. She never changed one iota. She was the same loving person no matter where she was. She will be missed by so many. Go rest with your Savior and family Miss Ellen ..we will be with you soon..for now we carry you in our hearts.