Clara Dalton


Clara Jean Dalton, 86, of Ocoee, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Dalton; son, Ronnie Dalton; parents, Andrew and Vaudie Bates; one grandson, Justin Allen Dalton; and one great-grandchild, Christian Dalton; one sister, Nina Bates; and two brothers: J.C. Bates and Andrew “Satch” Bates.

She is survived by her children: Bobby (Arlene) Dalton of Mission Viejo, Calif., Wanda (Jack) Oliver of Cleveland, Wendell (Alice) Dalton of Cleveland, Roy (Sarah) Dalton of Ocoee, Mitchell (Angel) Dalton of Dalton, Ga., and Travis Dalton of Ocoee; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and four sisters: Nellene Merrell, Estell (Gary) Ramsey, Juanita Burgess and Kathy Hilbert.

Celebration of Life and Homegoing will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Serenity of Etowah Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Daniels and the Rev. Charles Moore officiating. Interment will follow in the Archville Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be conducted on Friday,  from 5 to 8 p.m., in the chapel of the funeral home.

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