RICHMOND — Billy Wayne Dalton, 58, went to be with the Lord on Thursday evening, March 27, 2014, at his home with his family by his side.
He was born December 5, 1955, to Eddie and Carolyn Wells Dalton. On March 22, 1976, he was united in marriage to his wife, Virginia Lynn Cates Dalton. They were blessed with three children, Melissa Kay Dalton, Brent Nicholas Dalton and Ashley Lynn Dalton.
Billy was also blessed with three grandchildren who knew him as “Poppy,” Rhiannon Harvey, Rayden Harvey and Alexia Dalton.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn Dalton; his mother, Carolyn Mae Dalton; two brothers, Gary Dalton and Steve Dalton; his mother-in-law, Marietta “Cricket” Ross; sister-in-law Sandy Lainhart (Danny); and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Eddie Dalton.
Billy was a farmer, devoted fisherman and hunter.
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Butch Pennington and Bro. Shelby Cates officiating. Burial will follow in the Manse Cemetery at Paint Lick.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell.
The family wishes to thank the UK Markey Center and Hospice Care Plus for their support and loving care.
Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com.