Pastor Clifford Eugene Braxton, 67, of Ellaville passed away on December 2, 2021 at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL. Memorial services will be held Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 2:00 PM at his home, 966 Kirby Road, Ellaville, GA. Bro. Troy Fripp will officiate.
Pastor Braxton was born December 30, 1953 in Tampa, FL to the late Johnny and Ruby Braxton. He was employed as an equipment operator with the Schley County Road Department. He was also pastor of Ephphatha Church (The Healing Room), chaplain with Sumter County Corrections and an evangelist. His greatest love was his Lord and Savior Jesus. He adored his wife, who he called “Sunshine”, his children, grandchildren and great grandchild. He enjoyed restoring his 1955 Chevy truck with his son. He and his wife rode their motorcycle and raised cows on their farm. He will be missed by his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife Sharon Braxton; children April Dawn Justice and husband Jason, Amber Breeze DeLoach and husband Jeffrey, John David Braxton and wife Darla; grandchildren, Jeffrey Tyler DeLoach and wife Tiffany, Emma Grace DeLoach, Liberty Ann Justice, Mary Elizabeth DeLoach, Dixie Jewel Justice, Claire Morgan Braxton; and great grandchild, Kolton Tyler DeLoach. Also surviving is sister Gertrude “Sunny” Hobbs and husband John; brothers Steve Braxton and wife Diane, Bill Jeffries and wife Robin, Warren “Bunky” Smith and wife Debbie, Johnny Braxton and Jay Braxton.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to those in need.