James C. "Cliff" Neff, 87, of Terre Haute, Indiana, formerly of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away at 10:27 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, at his son's residence in Terre Haute.
He was born Jan. 28, 1930, in Jasonville, Ind., to Sam Neff and Elizabeth (Lee) Neff.
Survivors include his sons, J.C. and Jessie Neff of Terre Haute, and Andy and Michelle Neff of Terre Haute; stepson, Jeffrey (Andrea) Ulery of Mount Vernon, Ohio; grandchildren, A.J. Neff, Caleb Neff, Brandon Neff, Libby Neff, Candace Ulery and Jordan Ulery; and six great-grandchidren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Peggy, of 26 years; and second wife, Melony, of 34 years.
Cliff graduated from Midland High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served in WWII. Cliff was retired from Mineweld after over 30 years of service. He managed the store in North Terre Haute. Cliff loved the outdoors, fishing, golfing and working in the yard. Cliff never met a stranger. He served faithfully at the Souls Harbor Church of God in Punta Gorda, Florida.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home.
Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, and 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the Faith Outreach Family Church. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at Faith Outreach Family Church, at 3001 Wallace Ave., Terre Haute, with Pastor J.C. Neff officiating.
Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Indiana, with military graveside rites.
Published on August 4, 2017