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George Dalton Sr.

Dalton Sr.

October 28, 1943
September 29, 2018

Visitation 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M. Thursday, October 4, 2018 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Sandoval
Funeral 3:00 P.M. Thurday, October 4, 2018 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Sandoval

George Russell Dalton Sr., 74, of Sandoval, died on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on October 28, 1943 to Bernice and Lula Mae (Pitcher) Dalton. He married Marilyn Lucille Wilmoth on January 19, 1963, and she survives.

He is also survived by three sons, George Dalton, Jr. and wife Lisa of Sandoval, Thomas Dalton and wife Stacie of Walnut Hill, and Travis Dalton and wife Aimee of Muscle Shoals, AL and his grandchildren Brandon Dalton and wife Debbie of Centralia, Sgt. Timothy Dalton, USMC stationed at Kailua, Honolulu County, HI, Nicholas Dalton and friend Jessica Meyer of Salem, Jeff Beck and wife Paige of Alma, Chris Beck and friend Lydia Bruegge of Genoa, NV, Kaylie Dalton and friend Blake Ashlock of Walnut Hill, Jeremy Dalton of Walnut Hill, Morgan Dalton, Macie Dalton, Elise Dalton and Ethan Dalton all from Muscle Shoals, AL. He is also survived by five great grandchildren; a sister in law, Sharon Dalton; and several brothers- in- law, sisters- in- law, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bernice Edwin Dalton, mother, Lula Mae Warden, step- father, Bob Warden; two brothers, Morris Dalton and Fred Dalton; Infant sister; and by twin granddaughters, Jeanna Marie and Kelsey Mae Dalton.

George worked at Big 3 Precision for 26 years before owning and operating his own business, Sandoval Machine Works in Sandoval in 1996.
George enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening, and camping. He attended Sandoval Pentecostal Church. Above all, George cherished spending time with his family.

A celebration of life service will be held at 3:00 P.M. Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval with Pastor Jerry Fields officiating. Interment will be in Deadmond Cemetery. Friends may call from 1:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. on Thursday at the funeral home in Sandoval. Memorials may be made in George’s honor to the family’s wishes. Online condolences and memories of George may be shared with the family at and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.