Kathryn Bradley Stone Clift

July 7, 1936 ~ November 7, 2011

Kathryn Bradley Stone Clift 75, died in her Moss Bluff home Monday November 7 at 6pm. She stepped into her heavenly home surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Clift was born in Smackover, AR July 7,1936 but was a long time resident of Moss Bluff, La. She was a faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church, Lake Charles before it's closing, First Baptist Church of Moss Bluff, and most recently at Bellview Baptist Church in Westlake. Mrs. Clift worked as a retail associate at Muellers, Nason's in Moss Bluff, and South City Paint in Lake Charles. Her real passions centered on helping people. As the first family to live in The Alamo subdivision she tried to be a friend to all. Mrs. Clift served as Senior Adult activities coordinator at her church, prepared and delivered hundreds of ministry meals, organized countless number of wedding and baby showers and receptions, as well as maintained lifelong relationships from high school and church.

Surviving family include husband Don Clift and four children; Two sons Dr. Randy Stone and wife Tara of New Orleans, Kevin Stone and wife Kim of Hendersonville, TN; Two daughters Deborah Stone and Jana Stone both of Lake Charles, one brother Norman Bradley and wife Bonnie of Reeves, La. As well as 7 grandchildren Joni Stone Shore of Fort Worth, TX, Zachary and Luke Elter of Lake Charles, Seth and Spencer Stone of Denver, CO, and Alex and Zoe Stone of Hendersonville, TN. Kathryn was preceded in death by parents W. Terrell and Helen Bradley, brother Joe Bradley and first husband Jimmy F. Stone.

A celebration of life will be held Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 11AM at Bellview Baptist Church in Westlake, Interment will follow at Ritchie cemetery in Moss Bluff. Family visitation will be Wednesday at Johnson Funeral Home from 5-9PM. Visitation will continue Thursday from 9AM until time of service at the church.

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  1. Celebrating with you from afar that your mother is now Home. Praying His loving arms and happy memories surround you even in the challenges during the coming weeks.

  2. Dear Randy,We are praying that you and your family will know our Lord's comfort and promise during these days of loss and grief. Thanks for your friendship and faithful service to Jesus.

  3. Our prayers are with your family. Ms Kathryn was a very special lady and touched so many lifes. We will always remember her sweet smile and all the wonderful meals she has cooked over the years. We have lost a very valuable member of our Bethel Family but know that she is celebrating with mom right now!!!

  4. Randy, Tara, and family,So sorry to hear of your loss, but pray you are finding comfort in the arms of our Saviour and Lord during this time. The loss here on this earth feels so great, yet I know that knowing she is rejoicing with her Saviour and that you will see her again brings great comfort.In Him, Elaine

  5. We are praying for God's strength and comfort for you. We have been out of town several weekends lately and just found out about Ms. Kathryn. We have so many wonderful memories of fun times with her and the family. She will be missed but we look forward to seeing her again. Sending our love and prayers, Rob and Gail

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