Eben Clifton (Cliff) Stone Sr., 82, of Horsepasture passed away Monday, February 12, 2018 at Sovah Health-Martinsville. He was born on July 16, 1935 in Martinsville, Va. to the late Eben Stone and Sallie Bowles Stone. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his precious daughter, Deloris Ann Stone Duffy; and his brothers, Russell S. Stone and Howard D. Stone.
He is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth B. Stone; son, E.C. Stone; two grandsons, Josh Duffy (Jessica), Matt Duffy (Ruthanne); two granddaughters, Morgan Stone and Taylor Stone Iacobucci (Nick). He is also survived by three great-grandsons, Jake Duffy, Caleb Duffy, and Eli Duffy; and two sisters, Belva Jane Stone of Horsepasture and Eunice Stone Rogers of Williamsburg.
Cliff was an avid Sportsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a charter member of the Mayo River Hunting Club. He was a loyal baseball and New York Yankees fan.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Horsepasture Christian Church with Dave Cuthbertson and Tim Hunt officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory of Martinsville, Va. is serving the Stone family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com