Clifford Spradlin, age 51, passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017, at his home in Pine Knot, Kentucky.
Born October 7, 1966, in Tiffin, Ohio, he was the son of Eddie Arlie and Joyce (Vanover) Spradlin. He is preceded in death by his father.
Surviving family include his wife, Stephanie (Miracle) Spradlin of Pine Knot whom he married February 23, 2007, his mother, Joyce Spradlin , daughters: Cathy Jo Roberts (husband Josh) of Somerset, Kentucky, Franki Elizabeth Spradlin of Monticello, Kentucky, and Katherine Williams of Pine Knot, sons: Brian Slusher (wife Lindsey) of Owensboro, Kentucky, Jordan Miracle of Whitley City and Joseph Williams of Pine Knot. There are five grandchildren: Clifford Levi Spradlin, Lennox Taylor, Tannon Roberts, Cailynn Roberts, Caleb Roberts and one on the way.
He has one sister: Christine Parman (husband James) of Whitley City, and two brothers: Jeffrey Spradlin (wife Terry) of Winfield, Tennessee and Gerald Spradlin (wife Kathy) of Somerset.
Clifford had worked in emergency medical services for some 28 years. He was a paramedic, an EMT and had worked for Whitley County EMS, Jackson County EMS, Jellico Regional EMS as well as McCreary County EMS. He had also been a fire fighter. He was a certified diesel mechanic. He enjoyed mud bogging, hunting and fishing and he was a jokster loving to make people laugh.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home with Bro. Doyle Wallace officiating. In keeping with his wishes, his remains will be cremated with burial to follow at the Taylor Cemetery in Sawyer at a later date.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting with funeral arrangements.