Tatum, Clifford 75 of Valparaiso, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013. He was born May 1, 1937 in Huttig, Arkansas, the son of Clifford and Vassie (Glass) Tatum. Clifford was an Alumni of IIT University, Veteran of the United States Air Force, and a retired employee from AT&T after 35 years of service. He leaves behind his wife of 50 years, Diane Tatum; three sons, Christopher (Kathy) Tatum, Greg (Karla) Tatum and Jeff (Ashley) Tatum a daughter Vinesha Casey and one sister, Yvonne (Julius) Williams; 26 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren and one niece. Services will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102 Monroe St. Valparaiso, IN. Visitation is 3 pm to 7pm.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Jan. 22, 2013