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Charlotte J. Dalton

Posted on March 28, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

June 12, 1927 - March 26, 2013

ELKHART — Charlotte J. Dalton, 85, of Elkhart, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Eastlake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Elkhart.

She was born June 12, 1927, in Elizabethton, Tenn., to James and Beulah (Baines) Treadway. In Gate City, Va., on July 16, 1945, she married John R. Dalton. He died Sept. 12, 1992.

Surviving are two daughters, Sherry (John) McCrory of Crossville, Tenn., and Jennifer Fine of Elkhart; a son, John (Sue) Dalton of Elkhart; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; three nephews; one niece; brothers-in-law, Terry R. (Carol) Dalton and Allen McKinney; and a sister-in-law, Florine Allen, all of Elizabethton.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Marjorie McKinney, in 2011.

Charlotte retired from International Paper in Elkhart, where she worked for 30 years. She was a member of Women of the Moose Lodge in Elkhart.

Friends may call an hour prior to the 11 a.m. service Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home. The Rev. Terry McCrory will officiate. Burial will be at Rice Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to American Heart Association.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stemmlawsonpeterson.com.