Clifton Arnol Vanover, Sr. of Elkhorn City, Ky. was born in Erwin, Tennesse to Roby and Eula Edney Vanover. He passed away on Friday at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was a mechanic for the C&O Railroad. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife; Ella and his second wife Ruth, a son: Clifton, Jr. and daughters; Connie Ratliff and Theresa McDaniel a great grandchild; Charity. Survivors are a son; Philip of Elkhorn City and daughters; Patricia Doughty of Bluefield and Cynthia Hawkins of Elkhorn City, grandchildren; Jessica Howell, Jason Adams, Mike Doughty, Beth Carbaugh, Chris Doughty, Crystal Dills, Jonathan Vanover and Eric Hatfield, great grandchildren; Elijah, Austin, Cameron, Autumn, Adam, Kaitlyn, Mackie, Allison, Joe and Jeremiah and 1 great great grandchild; Bryson. Visitation will be from the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019 from 6:00-10:00PM and on Monday from 8:00Am-10:00PM. Evening service at 7:00PM on Monday. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, 1:00 from the chapel. Kris Dills and Kevin Thacker will officiate. Burial will follow in the Dow Brooks Cemetery at Draffin, Ky.