He was a member of Covenant Baptist Church. He enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Ora Irons Dalton; four sisters: Faye Webb, Sue Dalton, Jane Dalton and Josie Ruth Dalton; and one brother, Alvin Dalton.
Survivors include four children: Freda Ingram and husband, Chuck, of Cleveland, Freddy Dalton of Cleveland, Terry Dalton and wife, Carol, of Cleveland and Keith Dalton of Ocoee; five grandchildren: Karen Crowder and husband, Chris, Jeanna Meyer and husband, Garrett, Rickey John Musgrove and wife, Jann, Marcus Dalton and Freddy Dalton, Jr.; five great grandchildren; and one sister-in-law, Joyce Dalton.
A funeral will be held at noon on Monday, March 31, 2014, at Covenant Baptist Church with Pastor Gary Higgins officiating.
Interment will follow at Ironsburg Baptist Church Cemetery in Ironsburg, concluding with a white dove release ceremony. Austin Didona, Marcus Dalton, Micah Howard, Karen Crowder, Danny Beshears and Sammie Brown will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers include Mark Young, Buck Beard and Rick Hickman.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the church, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.
Ralph Buckner Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Dalton family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.