Clifton J. Beasley, 73, of Arkansas City, formerly of Sands Springs, Okla., passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, at Winfield Senior Living Center.

Cremation will take place and services are at a later date. Shelley Family Funeral Home of Arkansas City is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at

Clifton was born June 30, 1946, in Tulsa, Okla., the son of Alvin and Gladys (Crow) Beasley. He graduated in 1964 from Charles Page High School of Sand Springs. After high school, he served in the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged after four years of service. He worked as a millwright for Sheffield Steel, from which he retired. He enjoyed OU football, playing his guitar and being with the grandchildren and family.

He was preceded in death

by his parents; sister, Gene-

vieve; and brother, Vernon.

His family includes his children, Amy Cirillo and husband, Mike, of Tulsa, Okla., and David Scott Beasley, of Arkansas City; three stepchildren, Carrie, Mike and Melissa; his two brothers, Gene Beasley and wife, Joyce, of Skiatook, Okla., and Dwight Beasley and wife, Pam, of Tulsa, Okla.; his sister-in-law, Jessie Beasley, of Tulsa, Okla.; and his six grandchildren.

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