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Roger Dale Dalton

October 17, 1942 ~ January 16, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Roger Dalton Obituary

Roger Dale Dalton, 81, passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2024 at his home in Lexington.

Mr. Dalton was born in Raleigh County, West Virginia, on October 17, 1942, to the late Alfon Eugene Dalton and Mary Juanita Tankersley Dalton.

He was a graduate from Coal City High School in West Virginia. He worked as a Mine Operator in the Coal Mines of West Virginia and retired from Freightliner.

Mr. Dalton served in the United States Army from 1966-1969 as a PS-5 ranking officer.  He was a Vietnam War Veteran, a member of the VFW Lexington Post, and was a faithful member of Currytown Baptist Church in Lexington, North Carolina.

He was proceeded in death by his parents; his wife, Nancy Louise Bell Dalton; two brothers, James Dalton and Buddy Dalton; one niece, Teresa Dalton, and one sister in law, Carol Mullins.

Those left to cherish his memory is his two daughters, Amy Lynnette Horn (Robert), Mary Beth Shoemaker (Johnny); three brother in laws, Sonny Bell (Terri), Bill Bell (Ilse), David Bell (Jackie); two daughter in laws, Linda Dolan, Marlyn Frazier (Larry); six grandchildren, Corbin Horn, Sebastian Horn, Lyric Horn, Krystin McCrary (Justin), Kaylee Shoemaker, Kaden Shoemaker; three great grandchildren, Ivy Horn, Willow Horn, Ellany McCrary; a host of nieces and nephews, and a host of great nieces and great nephews.

The family will receive friends on Monday, January 22, 2024 from 11:00am to 1:00pm, at Currytown Baptist Church, with a Celebration of Life service beginning at 1:00pm, with Pastor Dr. Mike McDaniel, officiating.  Burial will follow at Charity Baptist Church Cemetery.

Memorials made be made to the Davidson County Honor Guard.

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Family Visitation
January 22, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Currytown Baptist Church
7740 N NC Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295

Celebration of Life
January 22, 2024

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Currytown Baptist Church
7740 N NC Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295

January 22, 2024

2:30 PM
Charity Baptist Church
1912 N Hwy 150
Lexington, NC 27295


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