On December 28, 2004 JAMES W. CLIFFORD, SR. beloved husband of Ruth G. Clifford (nee Gorman); devoted father of Patricia V. Price and her husband Dale, James W. Clifford, Jr. and his wife Nancy, grandfather of Steven R. Dorfler, Matthew Clifford and Colleen Clifford. Also survived by other relatives and friends. Friends may call at family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Road (Beltway Exit 26A) on Wednesday and Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, Towson on Friday, December 31 at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make memorial contributions in his name to The American Legion, Kelly Post #174, P.O. Box 71, Timonium, MD 21094.