Clifton Ray Dexter, 69, of Smithville died Saturday at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation in Smith County.
He was a member of Prosperity Baptist Church, Christian Motorcycle Association, and he was a telephone line installer. He served in the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his father, Clifton J. Dexter; son Gary Ray Dexter; and daughter Delisa Sue Dexter.
Survivors include daughter, Tina and husband James Boston of Dowelltown; grandchildren, Ashley and Anthony Bain, Dakota and Savannah Dexter, all of Smithville; great-grandchild, Natalya McCarty of Smithville; mother, Euphema Dexter of Cookeville, brother, James Kenny and wife Wanda Dexter of Cookeville, sister Janie and husband Eddie Bain of McMinnville.
The funeral was Sunday at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Doyle Slager officiated with burial following at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to Lighthouse Christian Camp.
DeKalb Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 18, 2012