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Ernestine Loy Dalton, 87, Russell Co., KY (1928-2015)

She was the matriarch of a highly regarded Russell County, KY family. She was the duaghter of the late Wesley Loy and the late Carrie Akers Loy, and the widow of Gene Dalton. She leaves five direct living descendants.
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Ernestine Loy Dalton, age 87, W Hwy 619, Russell Springs, KY, died Saturday, December 26, 2015, in Russell Springs, KY.

The funeral service for Ernestine Loy Dalton will be at 11amCT, Tuesday, December 29, at Fairview Separate Baptist Church, Hwy 55, Jamestown, KY, with Bro. Doug Balding officiating. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Monday, December 28, 2015, at the church. Burial will be in Akers Cemetery, Jamestown, KY.

Ernestine Loy Dalton, 87, Russell Co., KY (1928-2015)

She was born February 6, 1928, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Wesley Loy and the late Carrie Akers Loy. She died Saturday, December 26, 2015 in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 87 years, ten months, and 20 days.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church.

Surviving are the following:
  • Two sons: Neal (Johna) Dalton and Jeff (Karen) Dalton, both of Russell Springs, KY

  • One sister: Geneva Helm, Jamestown, KY

  • Two granddaughters: Leann (Vic) Cooper, and Katie (Tony) Gaskins, both of Russell Springs, KY

  • One grandson: Gared Dalton, Russell Springs, KY
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Gene Dalton; one brother O.E. Loy; and one sister, Faye Hammond.

Send condolences to the family of Erenestine Loy Dalton

The H.E. Pruitt Funeral Home, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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