Dalton James "Jim" Markcloud, 53, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019, at the family residence.
Dalton was the son of the late Nancy Billie Markcloud and Alfred Markcloud.
He was a full-blooded Native American, and he was very proud to be a part of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. He was a certified welder and carpenter. He loved the outdoors including fishing and being on the river.
Most of all he loved his family and his church. Dalton was a member of the Peerless Road Church of God of Prophecy, where he was very active.
Survivors include his sons: Travis Markcloud and his companion, Samantha Newell, of McDonald, and Perry Markcloud of Cleveland; his grandson, Silas William Markcloud of McDonald; his sister, Marsha Cain; his brothers: Jerry Markcloud and Jason Smith; his aunt who helped raise him after his mother's untimely passing, Thelma Sowards and her husband, Phillip, of Tulsa, Okla.; his uncle, Lee Roy Smith, also of Tulsa; his aunts: Velma Mullen and her husband, John, Betty Frazier and Loretta Billie; his uncle, John Billie and his wife, Brenda; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The Remembrance of Life memorial service will be conducted today, Aug. 8, 2019, at 5 p.m. at the Peerless Road Church of God of Prophecy, with Pastor Adam Jones officiating.
The family will receive friends from 3 until 5 p.m. today, at the church.
The Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, North Ocoee Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.
You may share your condolences and your memories with the Markcloud family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.
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