Clifton J.'s Story
Clifton J. Toothaker, Jr., age 96, of Black Mountain, N.C., formerly of Amesbury, passed away on November 1, 2016. He was the beloved husband of 50 years to the late Marjorie F. (White) Toothaker, who died June 27, 1992.
One of five children of the late Clifton J. and Agnes (Harper) Toothaker, he was born in Newbuyrport on December 6, 1919.
Clifton is survived by his daughter, Sandra T. Cyr and husband Roger; his grandchildren, Roger Cyr, Jr, Lisa Cyr-Wilmot, Robert Cyr, Geoffrey Cyr, Jon Cyr, Joann Knowles, Christopher Tirone, Jennifer Pesci, and Lauren Tirone; his 12 great-grandchildren; his sister, Nancy Barbaro and his brother, Jack Toothaker; along with numerous nieces and nephews, extended family members and dear friends. In addition to his parents and his wife, he is predeceased by his daughter, Linda Tirone, his brother, Robert Toothaker and his sister, Margaret Lord.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Highland Street Chapel of Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury, followed by burial at Mt. Prospect Cemetery, Amesbury. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01102.
Published on  June 2, 2017