Richie Michelle Smith Clifton, age 45, of Lafayette and a native of Wilson County passed away July 27, 2009, at her residence. She was a homemaker and a Baptist in belief. She was preceded in death by her father, Richard H. Smith Jr. and grandparents, Robert and Eleanor Gray. She is survived by her children, Dallas and Riley Clifton; father of her children, Danny Clifton all of Lafayette; mother and step-father, Peggy Gray Smith Leath and Joe Leath of Lebanon; brother, Richard H. (Aimee) Smith III of Lakeway, TX; nieces Lauren and Ashley Smith; grandparents, Richard Sr. and Nannie Lou Smith of Hermitage. Memorial services will be conducted Thurs., July 30, 2009 from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Chuck Groover officiating.