Sgt. Eddie D 'Yard Dog' Dalton

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Sgt. Eddie D "Yard Dog" Dalton, age 64 of Lewisburg, Tennessee, died Sunday, July 12, 2015 at his residence.

Mr. Dalton was a native of Marshall County and son of the late John W. and Ruby Barrom Dalton. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Viet Nam era. He was a retired truck driver with Tennessee Steel Haulers and was a member of East Commerce Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Bobby Dalton, William "Teddy Bear" Dalton, and Kenny Ray Dalton. He is survived by his wife, Linda Rowe Dalton of Lewisburg; step-daughter, Dr. Jessica (Brandon) Morrison of Washington, D.C.; step-son, Joe C. (Bandi) Beard of Lewisburg; sister, Janice Smith of Lewisburg; two brothers, Norman (Kay) Dalton of Belfast, Tennessee; and Donnie Dalton of Lewisburg. Alsos surviving are two step grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 17, 2015, at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home with burial to follow in Lone Oak Cemetery with military honors.

The family will be at Cornersville Funeral Home Thursday, July 16, 2015, from 4 until 8 p.m. for visitation.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.