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Bryan T. Clift, 49, of King George County passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013.
He was born Sept. 30, 1964, to Gene and Freda Clift of King George County. In 2002 he married Venus F. Clift, and they resided in King George.
Bryan was a lifetime member of King George Volunteer Fire Department and of Trinity United Methodist Church. He was an employee of the Dahlgren Naval Station for 29 years, starting as a firefighter. He later moved to the Safety & Environmental Office and spent three years at Naval Air Station Bermuda. He was currently employed with the Joint Warfare Analysis Center (JWAC).
Bryan was an avid hunter of waterfowl and deer. He also enjoyed fishing, crabbing and boating.
Bryan will be remembered as a dedicated husband, stepfather, son, brother, nephew, cousin and friend. He was known for his generosity and giving nature. He was a man who knew no strangers and cared for all, was quick with a smile and possessed a fantastic sense of humor. He showed his courage and strength when he battled and survived cancer two years ago.
Bryan is survived by his loving wife of 11 years, Venus F. Clift; stepson Cole Pates-Clift; father Gene Clift; brother Bowie Clift and his wife, Marlene; sister Paula C. Nissey and her husband, Paul; nieces Sarah Belcher and Cameron Eubank; nephew Joshua Eubank; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Bryan was preceded in death by his mother, Freda C. Clift.
He will be dearly missed by all those whose lives he touched.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at King George Middle School. The Revs. Howard Satterwhite and Louis Woolner will be officiating.
Burial will immediately follow in Trinity United Methodist cemetery, King George.
The family expresses their sincere appreciation to all friends for condolences and support through this difficult time.
Memorial contributions may be made to the following: Nicholas C. Mason Memorial Scholarship Fund, Box 101, King George, VA 22485; King George Fire and Rescue, 8122 Kings Highway, King George, VA 22485; or an online donation to The American Cancer Society at donate.cancer.org.
Please sign the online guestbook at nashand slawfh.com.