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The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mar. 5, 2002
ALMA FRANCIS WALTON
Alma Francis Walton, 76, of Manassas, died Sunday, March 3, 2002, at a Manassas hospital. She was born in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 7, 1926, and was the wife of the late Frank Walton. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Lynch and her husband, James, of Stevens City; two grandchildren, Mary Thomas and Connie Smith; and three great-grandchildren, Brittany Smith, Brandon Thomas, and Brooke Jarwaski. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Prize Hill Church, with the Rev. Sidney Craig officiating. Interment will follow in Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jul. 22, 1974
ALMA VIRGINIA MARRS WALTON
Mrs. Alma Walton
BOONESVILLE – Mrs. Alma Virginia Marrs Walton, 54, died Sunday at her home here. A native of Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Doc and Laura Hord Marrs. Surviving are her husband, Ellis P. Walton; three brothers, Langford Marrs of Charlottesville and Russell and Edward Marrs, both of Alexandria; and four sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Walton of Vienna, Mrs. Pendleton Marrs of Charlottesville, Miss Ethel Marrs and Miss Ollie Marrs, both of Baltimore, Md. Funeral services will be 2 p. m. Tuesday at the Prize Hill Church with internment in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. tonight at the Hill and Irving Funeral Home.

The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD, Jan. 17, 2009
ANDREW M. WALTON
WALTON , Andrew M. ANDREW M. "ANDY" WALTON, 90, of Stewartstown, Pa., formerly of Dundalk, Md., died January 15, 2009. He was the husband of the late June (Beatty) Walton, to whom he was married 60 years; the father of Linda M. Hughes and her companion Dennis Bowers, and Richard A. Walton and his wife Yumie; the grandfather of Michael B. Hughes and his wife Katherine, and Kevin A. Hughes and his companion Ruth Archer; and the great grandfather of Brett Hughes and Nicole Hughes. Andy retired after 36 years of service with Bethlehem Steel at Sparrows Point. He was a US Army veteran of World War II and was a former volunteer with Meals On Wheels in the Dundalk area. Andy was an avid ping pong player, and he enjoyed making stained glass items for friends and family. A funeral service will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday January 19 at the J. J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown, Pa. Interment will follow the service in Gardens of Faith Memorial Gardens. Viewings will be Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 4 P.M. at the mortuary.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Aug. 2, 2000
CARRIE BELL "GRANNY" WALTON
Carrie Bell "Granny" Garrison Walton, 98, of Crozet, died Sunday July 30, 2000, at her home. She was born in Albemarle County, on Jan. 7, 1902, daughter of the late Austin and Emma Batten Garrison. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie J. Walton. Mrs. Walton was a member of Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church. Her life was dedicated to raising more than 34 foster children. She is survived by two daughters, Carrie Coleman and Louise Shifflett, both of Charlottesville; two sons Steward Walton of Charlottesville and Anthony Foster of Greene County; one brother, Luther Garrison of Crozet; and nine grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 15 great-great grandchildren. A Funeral service will be conducted at 11 A.M. Wednesday at Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church with the Rev. David A. Rash officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 P.M. this evening at Teague Funeral Home. The family suggest that memorials be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Suite 200 Charlottesville 22911. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Frances Williams who was Mrs. Walton's caretaker, and to Hospice of the Piedmont for their care and concern.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, May 23, 1977
CECIL L. WALTON
Cecil L. Walton, 59, of Rt. 1, Free Union died Sunday afternoon at the University of Virginia Hospital. He was born in Albemarle County May 10, 1918 son of the late Mannis B. and Maggie Morris Walton and was an employee of Acme Visible Records in Crozet. He is survived by his wife Marlene Gibson Walton of Free Union, four sons, Wade Walton of Charlottesville, Ted, Tommy, Ricky Walton all of Free Union, three daughters, Rita, Connie and Bonnie Walton all of Free Union, two sisters, Mrs. Effie W. Gibson of Free Union, Mrs. Violett McAllister of Charlottesville, three brothers, Amos and Lucian Walton both of Dundalk, Maryland, Harvey Walton of Charlottesville. The Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, May 24, 1977
CECIL L. WALTON
Cecil L. Walton Funeral Services for Cecil L. Walton will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday at Prize Hill Church. Rev. Cecil Deel and Rev. William Mengebier officiating with interment in the church cemetery. Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD, Mar. 16, 2004
DOLLY ANN WALTON
WALTON, Dolly On March 14, 2004, DOLLY ANN WALTON beloved wife of the late Armon Walton, devoted mother of James W. Walton, Gretchel A. Hall and Maxine Ciesielski. Also survived by four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk Inc., 7922 Wise Avenue on Thursday from 3 to 7 P.M. Graveside service will be held at Oak Lawn Cemetery on Friday at 1 P.M.

The Dundalk Eagle, Dundalk, MD, Apr. 8, 2004
DOLLY ANN WALTON
Edgemere resident Dolly Ann Walton died March 14 at age 95.
A member of the Church of the Brethren and a devoted Christian, as a young girl she attended the Church of the Brethren Industrial School in Greene County, Va. Born Dolly Ann Baugher in 1908 in Celt, Va., she was married to Armon G. Walton from 1927 until his death in 1985. She will be missed by son James W. Walton, daughters Gretchen Hall and Maxine Ciesielski, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, daughter-in-law of 51 years Lillian Walton and dear friend Tom Walk. She was predeceased by grandson Wesley Walton, brothers Ernest, Raleigh, David and Sidney Baugher and sisters Addie Estes, Ruby Baugher and Lucille Sprouse. Interment was held March 19 at Oak Lawn Cemetery.

The Dundalk Eagle, Dundalk, MD, Thu, Feb. 28, 2008
DOROTHY MILDRED WALTON
Former longtime Dundalk resident Dorothy Mildred Walton (nee Shifflett) died at the Genesis Franklin Woods Center in Rosedale. She was 90. Mrs. Walton, a native of Green County, Va., worked at the tin mill of Bethlehem Steel before becoming a homemaker. She lived in Dundalk for many years before moving to Genesis Franklin Woods, where she had been for 20 months. Mrs. Walton was a member of Dundalk Church of the Brethren and the church’s Sunshine Circle club. She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Amos Walton, brothers George and Roy Shifflett and sister Carrie Bruce. She is survived by daughters Gloria Davies and Carolyn McCraw, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A funeral service was held at Duda-Ruck Funeral Home on Feb. 13, followed by interment at Gardens of Faith Cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Nov. 23, 1977
EDIT WALTON DAVIS
BOONESVILLE – Mrs. Edith Walton Davis, 67, died Tuesday. Born in Albemarle County, she was the wife of Ira Tucker Davis and a daughter of the late James T. Walton and Lucy B. Walton. Mrs. Davis is survived by seven sisters; Mrs. Ruby Knight of Boonesville, Mrs. Helen Hall of Crozet, Mrs. Nellie Ford of Boonesville, Mrs. Sophia Young of Grottoes, Mrs. Pauline Corbin, Mrs. Alease Bruce and Mrs. Kathleen Lamb all of Crozet, two brothers; Nelson Walton of Boonesville and Raymond Walton of Westminster, Maryland. Mrs. Davis was a member of the Episcopal Church and was a retired housewife. Funeral services will be held at 3 p. m. Thursday at the Gentry Methodist Church conducted by Rev. James Godwin and Rev. William Mengibier. The family will receive friends at Anderson Funeral Home Chapel from 7:00 to 9:00 tonight. The family suggests donations be made to the Albemarle County Rescue Squad.

The Valley Banner, Rockingham Co., VA, Oct. 2, 2003
EDITH MAE WALTON
Edith Mae Walton, 96, of Elkton, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2003, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. Mrs. Walton was born Aug. 27, 1907, in Rockingham County, and was a daughter of the late Benjamin L. and Cora Elizabeth Blose Ware. She was a lifelong resident of Elkton and had been employed at McGuire Grocery and Blue Bell. Shewas a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton. On Dec. 20, 1921, she married Fred Lewis Walton, who preceded her in death July 13, 1992. She is survived by a brother, Owen L. Ware of Durham, N.C.; a sister, Pearl Meadows of Elkton; three grandchildren; three great-granddaughters and one great-great-granddaughter. The Revs. Alda Gunn and Alvin Dovel conducted the funeral 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton. Burial followed at Elk Run Cemetery in Elkton. Memorial donations may be made to the Elkton Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 152, Elkton, Va., 22827.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Oct. 17, 2004
EDITHE WALTON SHIFFLETT
Edithe Walton Shifflett, 84, of Charlottesville, died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004, at her home. Born in Albemarle County on July 21, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Edward Boyd Walton and Lucy Lamb Walton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Linwood K. Shifflett Sr. Mrs. Shifflett was retired from Teledyne Avionics and was a member of Cherry Avenue Christian Church. She is survived by her two sons, Linwood K. Shifflett Jr. of Ruckersville, Larry S. Shifflett and his wife, Grace M., of Albemarle; a devoted and loving sister, Mabel Harris of Charlottesville; four grandchildren, Shari Collier and her husband, Mike, of Ruckersville, Susan Paige Shifflett, Benjamin Walton Shifflett and his wife, Mary Allison and Steven Clore Shifflett, all of Charlottesville; two great grandchildren, Chris Connor and Tara Connor; and several nieces and nephews. A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 2004, in Holly Memorial Gardens with Mr. Harv Ayers officiating. The family wished to express their gratitude to the Charlottesville Albemarle Rescue Squad. The family will receive friends 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jun. 26, 2006
EFFIE WALTON GIBSON
Effie Walton Gibson, 86, died at a local hospital Saturday, June 24, 2006. She was born in Albemarle County on May 20, 1920, the daughter of the late Manis Walton and Maggie Morris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, H. Lloyd Gibson, February 13, 2006; one grandchild, Karen Gibson; five brothers, Amos, Lucian, Harvey, Cecil, and Melvin Walton; and one sister, Violet Walton McAllister. She is survived by two sons, Captain Ed Gibson and his wife, Cynthia, of Charlottesville; and his wife, Mary Ann, of Crozet; eight grandchildren, Tracy, Dana, Kristen, Justin, Eric, Kurt, Jordan, and Sarah; two great-grandchildren, McKenzie and Taylor; a special sister-in-law, Marlene Walton; and many special nieces and nephews. Effie enjoyed helping with the maintenance of Prize Hill Cemetery and homecoming each year. Family suggest that memorial contributions be made to Prize Hill Cemetery, P. O. Box 218, Free Union, VA 22940. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 15, 2003
ELLIS PRICE WALTON
Ellis Price Walton, 82, of Charlottesville, died Thursday November 13, 2003 in a local health care facility. Born in Albemarle County on October 23, 1921, he was the son of the late Henry and Margaret Shifflett Walton. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Alma Virginia Walton; two brothers, James Walton, Bill Walton; a nephew, Anthony Johnson. Mr. Walton was retired from the Virginia Department of Transportation. He is survived by his nephews, Roy Lee Johnson and his wife, Marie of Dyke, Marvin Henry Johnson and his wife Ruth of Barboursville, Quinton Eugene Johnson and his wife, Pat of Timberville; great nephews and nieces, Steven and Christine Johnson, Timothy Johnson, Gina Coates, John Payne, Chris Payne and Tammy Doublestein; and a sister, Elizabeth Anderson of Waynesboro. A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at Prize Hill Church with Reverend Timothy Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until 1 p.m. Monday at the church. Friends may sign the guestbook at teaguefuneralhome.com. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Jul. 14, 1985
FRED WALTON BRUCE
Fred Walton Bruce, 61, died Saturday, July 13, 1985 near his home in Boonesville, Va. He was born Sept. 27, 1923 in Albemarle County. He was the son of the late Harry Cole Bruce and Mary Virginia Walton Bruce. Surviving are his wife, Leola Phillips Bruce; one stepson, Lanny Dwane Phillips, Fishersville, Va.; one brother, Earl Bruce, White Hall, Va.; one grandson; and many nieces and nephews. He was a spot welder at the Acme Visible Records Co., in Crozet, and a member of the good Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church in Boonesville, Va. Family suggests donations be made to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad or the American Heart Association. Funeral services are incomplete by the Anderson Funeral Home.

The Greene County Record, Stanardsville, VA, May 9, 1963
GEORGE D. WALTON
George D. Walton, 69, of Boonesville, died May 2, 1963, at his home. He was a son of the late Melvin and Angie Hall Walton, born in Albemarle County April 29, 1894. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Nellis Shifflett Walton; a son Paul Walton of White Hall; three daughters, Mrs. Tony Irwin of Biloxi, Mississippi, Mrs. Lionel Martinez of New York City, and Miss Anne Walton of Boonesville, and five grandchildren. The funeral was held Sunday at two o'clock in Prize Hill Church, Boonesville, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mar. 16, 1981
GEORGE E. WALTON
George E. Walton, 90 of 231 Stribling Ave., died Sunday in a local nursing home. A retired farmer, he was born in Albemarle Co., March 20, 1890, son of the late John E. and Annie Garrison Walton and was the widower of Bessie Florence Mauk Walton. Survived by three daughters, Mrs. Mary Cahill, Miami, Fla., Mrs. Ella Houchens, Charlottesville, J. Dempsey Walton, Oxon Hill, Md., Calvin M. Walton, Richmond, 31 grandchildren and 46 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Funeral at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joseph W. Teague Chapel, the Rev. Robert J. Donnelly officiating with interment in Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery, White Hall. Family will receive friends at the funeral home 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Apr. 30, 1946
GEORGE M. WALTON
George M. Walton, retired farmer of the Boonesville section died at 3:30 o'clock yesterday afternoon at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Mary Shifflett on Telegraph road, in Alexandria. He was native of Albemarle County, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George M. Walton, and was 73 years of age. He married Miss Rosa Shiflett of this county, who died last year. Surviving are five sons, Henry Thomas, George and Roy Walton, all of Alexandria and Wills Walton, U. S. Army; and eight daughters, Mrs. Lennie Garrison, of Hershey, Pa., Mrs. Etta Shiflett of Churchville; Mrs. Julia Via, of Baltimore; Mrs. Ella Garrison of Roanoke; Mrs. Catherine Shiflett and Miss Helen Walton, all of Alexandria. The funeral will be held at 4 o'clock Thursday afternoon from Prize Hill Church at Boonesville, and interment will follow in the churchyard. The funeral party will leave Preddy Funeral Home a 3 o'clock.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Nov. 19, 2006
GRACIE GARRISON WALTON
Mrs. Gracie Garrison Walton, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 16, 2006, surrounded by her loved ones at the University of Virginia Medical Center, after years of a long courageous battle with Alzheimer's. Gracie was born April 15, 1930, in Albemarle County, daughter of the late Lairdy Garrison and Drucilla Frazier Garrison. Gracie was preceded in death by her first husband, Benjamin M. McCauley Sr.; and second husband, Nelson I. "Dick" Walton; a sister, Nora Garrison; and brothers, Benjamin, Elmer, Laird, Reuben and Stuart Garrison. She is survived by her beloved sisters, Lillian Frazier of Blackwell's Hollow, Virginia, Virginia Frazier of Boonesville, Virginia; a brother, Samuel Garrison and his wife, Gracie, of Culpeper, Virginia; beloved children, Benjamin M. McCauley Jr. and his wife, Carol of Keswick, Virginia, Nelson W. McCauley and his fiancee, Debbie Henry, of Charlottesville, Virginia, Linda D. Morris and her husband, Bert, of Charlottesville, Virginia, Wanda J. Crawford and her husband, Kenny, of Dyke, Virginia, Judy "Bucky" McCauley of Charlottesville, Virginia; beloved grandchildren Brian "Keith" McCauley and his wife, Kim, of Keswick, Virginia, Jeanie Thompson and her husband, Bradley, of Afton, Virginia, Dannielle Shifflett and her husband, Jason, of Troy, Virginia, Sharon and Melisa McCauley of Charlottesville, Virginia, Kim Flora-Foster and her husband, Anthony, of Dyke, Virginia, Jessica Shifflett and her husband, Curtis, of Stanardsville, Virginia, Michael Walton and his wife, Jessica, of Stanardsville, Virginia, Carla Browning of Charlottesville, Virginia; 18 great-grandchildren; Brittany Barker, Ashley Sargent, Brandon and Gabriel Thompson, Kaityln Shifflett, Ashley Morris, Brian Samuels, Elizabeth and Dorian McCauley, Nathan Carter, McKenzie and Hunter Flora, Colter Foster, Philip and Emily Shifflett, Taylor, Jordon and Emily Walton; and numerous nieces and nephews. Gracie is also survived by her special friend and caregiver Lucy McCauley of Charlottesville, Virginia. Gracie was a long time member of Shady Grove Bible Baptist Church of Shifflett Hollow, Virginia. Gracie was a very special care provider. Her door was always open to those in need. She cared for her mother, several aunts and uncles for many years. Gracie loved to sing and listen to good bluegrass and gospel music. She loved to dance and was always full of laughter and love. She will be sadly missed by all. A special thank you to her granddaughter, Sharon McCauley, Jessica Walton and beloved niece, Lucille Norvelle. The family also extends a special thank you to Carol Hicks, Dana Carter and Thelma Scott for the love and care given to our mother during the past three years. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, November 20, 2006, at Prize Hill Church in Boonesville, Virginia. Interment will follow at Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 until 6 p.m. Sunday, November 19, 2006, at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Apr. 22, 2014
HELEN MARLENE WALTON

Helen Marlene Walton, 80, of Boonesville, Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 21, 2014, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on September 22, 1933, in Albemarle County, to the late Henry T. Gibson and Florence Via Gibson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Walton; four brothers, Junior Bee, Merrill, Jimmy, and Chestley; and one sister, Opal Rouse. She is survived by two sisters, Thelma Smith of Birmingham, Alabama, and Victoria Jones of Dinwiddie, Virginia. Marlene was a wonderful loving mother who will be truly missed by her three daughters, Connie Morris and her husband, Donnie, Rita Walton and her husband, Steve Barnett, and a devoted daughter, Bonnie Bailey and her husband, Glenn, whom cared for her during her lengthy illness; four sons, Wade Walton and his wife, Debbie, Ted Walton, Tommy Walton, and Ricky Walton. She leaves behind six grandsons, Scott Walton, Erik Walton and his wife, Crystal, Chad Walton and his wife, Rachel, Shawn Walton, Wade Walton, and Darren Powell; one granddaughter, Crystal Hubbard and her husband, C.J.; and 10 great-grandchildren, one of which brought a special light to her heart, Zoey Hubbard. Marlene made Albemarle County her home for her entire life. She loved playing cards, making apple butter and cooking for family gatherings. She was a good friend to many and never met a stranger. The family wishes to thank Dr. Benjamin Sneed and his staff at the University of Virginia Third Floor East who were all wonderful to our mother and our family. We would also like to thank the staff at Charlottesville Health and Rehab for their kindness and care during her last days. A special thank you for her guardian angel, Sylvia, for her wonderful care of our mother. Flowers are welcomed or contributions may be made to Prize Hill Cemetery. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Prize Hill Church. The Reverend Greg Anderson and the Reverend Josh Shifflett will be officiating. Interment to follow at Prize Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Teague Funeral Home. Friends may sign the guestbook at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Dundalk Eagle, Dundalk, MD, Nov. 27, 2003
HAROLD G. WALTON
Harold G. "Walt" Walton, 67, died of cancer Nov. 12 at a hospital in Sumter, S.C. Mr. Walton, son of the late Melvin A. and Pearl M. Walton, grew up in Sparrows Point, attended Sparrows Point High School and served in the U.S. Air Force for four years. After his military service, he started a long career in the coke ovens at Bethlehem Steel, retiring in 1992 with more than 35 years of service. He and his wife moved to South Carolina 10 years ago. During his years in Dundalk, he enjoyed spending time with his friends at the Dizzy Pleasure Club. An Orioles fan, he also liked remodeling his home, working crossword puzzles and collecting Laurel and Hardy and Three Stooges memorabilia. Predeceased by his wife, Bonnie M. Walton (nee Gosner), he is survived by daughter Debra Lee Morris of Dalzell, S.C., sister Joyce D. Hafko of Seaford, Del., brothers Huyette A. and Leonard S. Walton of Dundalk, three grandchildren, one great-grandson and many nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangements were private.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, May 7, 2004
JAMES "HERB" WALTON
James Herbert "Herb" Walton of White Hall, Va., passed away at his residence Wednesday, May 5, 2004, at the age of 77. Born in Albemarle County on Dec. 8, 1926, to the late Newall A. and Malinda Ralston Walton, he loved to hunt and fish and was an avid gardener. He retired from the University of Virginia Medical Center Maintenance Shop, he was also a veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Dorothy S. Walton; a daughter, Sue Walton of White Hall; three sons; Mike of White Hall and Tim Walton of Crozet, Jeff and his wife, Robin, of White Hall, two loving grandchildren, Ashley and Brian Walton; one sister, Louise "Mary" Daughtry of Severn, Md.; one sister-in-law; Ann Walton of Hampton, Va.; as well as many nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by six sisters, Annie Cook, Dolly Marsh, Lula Fitzgerald, Lucille Bass, Nellie "Dot" McCauley and Malinda "Bill" Morris; and four brothers, John, Neaul, Ed and William Walton. Graveside funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 2004, at Mt. Plain Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. John Brenneke officiating. The family will receive friends today at Anderson Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to W.A.R.S. (Western Alb. Rescue Sq.), P.O. Box 188, Crozet, VA 22932, Crozet VFD, P.O. Box 373, Crozet and / or Mt. Moriah Methodist Church, 4492 Garth Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901. Anderson Funeral Service, Crozet, is handling these arrangements. Condolences may also be emailed at afuneralservice@@yahoo.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Feb. 16, 2003
JOSEPH BOYD WALTON
Joseph Boyd Walton, 64, of Route 631 in Troy, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 14, 2003. Born Oct. 18, 1938, in Albemarle County, he was a son of the late Nelson Eugene (Dick) and Vivian S. Walton. He also was preceded in death by his brother, Eugene Walton, and his son J.B. Walton and his companion of 20 years Glennis Cosner. He is survived by his three daughters, Kathy Jenkins and husband William Jenkins Jr. of Ivy, Pamela J. Sinette and husband Jack of Florida, and Annette Jackson of Roanoke; one son, Minor Melvon Walton (Binky) of Greenwood; one stepdaughter, Tracey Cosner Duncan of Troy; two stepsons, Dillard and Sidney Cosner of Troy; a very special grandson, Steven Boyd Allen and wife Tammy of Troy; 18 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; cousins, aunts and uncles too numerous to name; and his beloved black dog Rebel. Boyd was a truck driver for most of his life. But his first love was horses; he always loved to buy sell and trade horses, always loved to ride horses. He also loved playing his banjo and playing bluegrass music with his musician friends. He touched many people's hearts just by being himself and always a friend. He enjoyed being with his family and friends, which there were many. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Beaver Dam Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bruce Hunter officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at Hill & Wood. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Charlottesville, Va. 22911. Hill & Wood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Jan. 27, 2007
JUANITA M. WALTON
Juanita Marsh Walton, 82, died Friday, January 26, 2007, at a local hospital. Born December 16, 1924, in Rockingham County, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Thelma Armentrout Marsh and was the wife of the late Paul E. Walton. Mrs. Walton was noted for her volunteer work at Western State Hospital for over 20 years. She was also a devoted wife, daughter and mother. Her love of cats earned her the title of "The Cat Lady". She is survived by two daughters, Marsha Walton Stratton and her husband, Ronnie of Charlottesville and Paulette Walton Taylor of Midlothian; three grandchildren, Brian Taylor, Dana Taylor and Paul Eddy; and three great grandchildren. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, January 29, 2007, at Monticello Memory Gardens with Pastor Ronnie Brown officiating. The family will receive friends from 3 until 4 p.m. Sunday, January 28, 2007, at the Teague Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Lake Monticello Volunteer Fire Dept. and Rescue Squad, 10 Slice Road, Palmyra, VA 22963. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Oct. 2, 1974
LILLIE GARRISON WALTON
Mrs. Lillie Garrison Walton of Crozet died Tuesday at her home. She was 74. A native of Albemarle County, Mrs. Walton was the daughter of the late Samuel and Georganna Via Garrison and the wife of the late Samuel Watts Walton. She was a member of the Brown’s Cove United Methodist Church. Mrs. Walton is survived by a daughter, Mrs. William Batten of Brown’s Cove; a sister, Mrs. Nannie Via of Manheim, Pa.; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Brown’s Cove United Methodist Church, Rev. Ronald Clark officiating. Interment will be in the Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery at White Hall. The Preddy-Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
LUCIAN L. WALTON
BALTIMORE. Md. - Lucian L. Walton, 69, of Dundalk, Md., died Saturday, May 28, 1977, in a Baltimore hospital. Born in Albemarle County, he was the son of the late Mannis and Maggie Walton. Mr. Walton is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lois Hall Walton of Dundalk, Md. In addition to his wife, Mr. Walton is survived by two sons, Robert and Wayne Walton of Maryland; two brothers, Amos Walton of Dundalk, Md., and Harvey Walton of Charlottesville; two sisters, Mrs. Viola McAllister of Charlottesville, and Mrs. Effie Gibson of Boonesville; and two grandchildren. Services for Mr. Walton will be at the Prize Hill Church, Boonesville, 1 p.m. Tuesday with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Apr. 24, 1933
LUCY MCALISTER WALTON
Mrs. Lucy Walton, widow of John F. Walton, died at the residence of her brother, John McAllister, at brown’s Cove, at 11:30 o’clock yesterday morning, after an illness of one week. Mrs. Walton was a native of Albemarle, daughter of the late Bertley McAllister, and was sixty-five years of age. She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Rebecca McAllister, and four sisters and four brothers – Mrs. Laura Garrison and Mrs. Mertle Walton of Brown’s Cove; Mrs. Edna Roberts of Edmonton, Md.; Mrs. Alice Tecter, of Fishersville; John T. McAllister, of Brown’s Cove; W. P. McAllister, of Mt. Fair, Richard McAllister, of Free Union, and Emmett McAllister, of Owensville. The funeral will be held at 1 o’clock tomorrow afternoon at Prize Hill church. Interment will be in the cemetery at the church.

The Greene County Record, VA, May 2, 1946
M. N. WALTON
Funeral services for Melvin Nicholas Walton, 45, who was found dead at his home in Boonesville last Saturday, were held at Prize Hill church. Neighbors, who had not seen him for several days, found his body on the floor with a shotgun along side. He had returned from a visit with his wife and children at Hyattsville, Md. about a week ago and neighbors believe his death occurred shortly after his return. Walton was a native of Albemarle county, son of the late Melvin and Angie Hall Walton. He married Miss Delia McCauley of Mission Home, who survives, with two children, Joyce D., 10, and Mace E. 8. He also leaves three sisters and four brothers.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Jan. 5, 1937
MACE P. WALTON
Mace P. Walton, a native of this county, died Saturday night in Cincinnati, where he had made his home for the past nine years. Mr. Walton was the son of the late Melvin and Angie (Hall) Walton of Boonesville, and was forty-eight years of age. He married Miss Pearl Garrison, of Brown's Cove, She survives. He also leaves five brothers and three sisters --- George Walton, of Ivy; James Dewey, John and Bryce Walton, of Boonesville; Mrs. Virginia Bruce, and Mrs. Phil Wood, of Boonesville, and Mrs. Ernest Sandridge of Doylesville. The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon from Prize Hill Church, near Boonesville, the service to be conducted by the Rev. Freeman Fiske, of the Episcopal Church. Burial will be in the Churchyard.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, Dec. 27, 2008
MARGARET MEADOWS WALTON
Margaret Meadows Walton of Charlottesville, and a longtime resident of Waynesboro, passed away on Dec. 25, 2008. Margaret was born in Page County, Va., on Sept. 12, 1925, the only daughter of the late William Dorsey and Mattie Taylor Meadows. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Lewie, Alvah and Howard Meadows; three half brothers, Clarence, Elmer and Earl Meadows; two half sisters, Ollie Meadows Adams and Catherine Meadows Eppard; and, very recently, her niece, Joyce Meadows McGee. Margaret was the widow of Richard Lee “Dick” Walton. She is survived by three daughters and their families, Judith Lynch and husband, Bill, of Charlottesville, Faye Sobel and husband, Ron, of Suffolk and Gayle Mapstone and husband, Frank, of Waynesboro. There are six grandchildren, Darren Lynch and wife, Ana Maria, of Charlottesville, Monica Lynch of Richmond, Jason Goodloe and wife, Amy, of Fairfax, Blaine Swisher and husband, Paul, of Chesapeake, Jared Mapstone and Jacob Mapstone, both of Waynesboro; and one stepgrandson, David Sobel and wife, Sharon, of Fairfax. Margaret was blessed with six great-grandchildren, Adalee and Amelia Lynch, Cameron, Emileigh and Taylor Goodloe and Jacob Swisher. Also surviving are her nephew, Gene Meadows of Waynesboro and her sister-in-law, Clara Meadows of Newport News. Margaret spent her childhood years in the small community of Jolletts in Page County. She graduated from Shenandoah High School in Shenandoah, Va., in 1942 and in the fall she married Dick Walton. Following their marriage, they enrolled in the Harrisonburg Vocational School. They both became certified welders to aid in the support of World War II and relocated to Pascagoula, Miss., to work for Ingalls Shipbuilding. Shortly after their arrival in Mississippi, Dick was drafted into the Army Air Corps and Margaret returned to Waynesboro. At the conclusion of the war, Dick joined her in Waynesboro, where they resided with their three daughters and became active members of the community. While in Waynesboro, Margaret was a charter member of Alpha Chi Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha, retaining her membership for 20 years. She was a former member of the Waynesboro Business & Professional Woman’s Club. Margaret worked part time at Waynesboro Community Hospital and assisted with her husband’s business, Walton’s Esso Servicenter. In 1975, she became a Realtor in Waynesboro, belonging to the Local, State and National Board of Realtors. Margaret later moved to Charlottesville and was a House Director for Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority at the University of Virginia for 10 years. She was a member of the Shadwell Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and a member of the Suffolk Chapter of the Colonial Dames. Margaret was a longtime member of the Second Presbyterian Church in Waynesboro and most recently was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Charlottesville. Margaret’s greatest joy and the legacy she leaves is her family. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her life was blessed in many ways; her family will continue to celebrate her and keep her memory forever in their hearts. Margaret’s family will receive friends at Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Home, 618 W. Main St., Waynesboro, on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A funeral service for Margaret M. Walton will be held on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice House, 501 Park St., Charlottesville, VA 22901, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1500 Rio Road East, Charlottesville, VA 22901, or to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad Inc., 828 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 15, 1953
MARGARET P. SHIFFLETT WALTON
Mrs. Margaret P. Walton, wife of Henry Walton of Alexandria, died yesterday morning in an Alexandria Hospital. She was a native of Albemarle County, daughter of Mrs. Annie Norris Shifflett, of Boonesville and the late John T. Shifflett. Besides her husband and mother she leaves a daughter, Mrs. Quentin Johnson of Alexandria and three sons, Irving, James and Ellis all of Alexandria. Also surviving are four sisters, Mrs. Lucian Shifflett and Mrs. Warner Shifflett, both of Fairfax and Mrs. Clarence Shifflett of Route 3, and Mrs. Raymond Morris, of Crozet and four brothers. Broadus of Alexandria, Charles of Baltimore and George and Samuel both of Boonesville. The funeral will be at 2 p. m. Saturday, from Prize Hill Church, Boonesville, with interment in the church cemetery. The funeral party will leave Preddy's Funeral Home at 1 p. m.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Apr. 20, 1998
MARIE WALTON MORRIS
Marie Walton "Bill" Morris, 78, passed way Saturday, April 18, 1998, at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Leesburg after an illness of eight months' duration. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Rodger and Brenda Morris of Sterling; two sisters, Annie Cook of Afton and Mary Daughtery of Severn, Md.; one brother, Herb Walton, of White Hall; and a sister-in-law, Ann Walton, of Hampton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl William Morris. She is survived by five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was a member of Crozet Baptist Church and was retired after 40 years as a hair stylist. The family suggests that donations may be made to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad. The family will receive friends at Anderson Funeral Chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Rockgate Cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 3, 1973
MARY PEARL WALTON
CROZET --- Mary Pearl Walton, 71, of Crozet died Monday at her home. A native of Brown's Cove, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Georganna Via Garrison and the widow of Mace Walton. Mrs. Walton was a member of the Brown's Cove United Methodist Church. Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Walton of Crozet and Mrs. Nannie Via of Manheim, Penn.; five nieces, four great-nieces and four great-nephews. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Brown's Cove United Methodist Church, the Rev. James Athearn officiating, with interment in Mount Moriah Church Cemetery, White Hall. Preddy-Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Mar. 28, 2005
MARY WALTON HARRIS
Mabel Walton Harris, 91, of Charlottesville, died Saturday, March 26, 2005, in the Martha Jefferson Hospital. She was born Aug. 28, 1913, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Edward Boyd Walton and Lucy Pearl Lamb Walton. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Jeffries Harris; a sister, Edithe W. Shifflett; and a brother, Cecil Edward Walton. Mrs. Harris was a member of the Cherry Avenue Christian Church. She is survived by two nieces, Phyllis Walton and Sandra Jo Shifflett, both of Baltimore, Md.; three nephews, Larry S. Shifflett and his wife, Grace, of Ivy, Linwood Kenneth Shifflett Jr. of Greene County and Cecil Edward Walton Jr. of Baltimore, Md.; and by a number of great-nieces and great-nephews. A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2005, with Mr. Stan Martin officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Hill & Wood Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Apr. 6, 1991
MAUDE SHEPLETT WALTON
Maude Sheplett Walton, 101, of Simpson, W. Va., formerly of Boonesville, died Thursday, April 4, 1991, in Grafton City Hospital. Born Oct. 30, 1889, in Boonesville, she was a daughter of the late George and Alice Madison Sheplett. She was the widow of Brice Walton. Mrs. Walton was a member of Good Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church in Boonesville. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Martin (Geneva) Hustead of Simpson, W. Va., and Hazel Graham of Baltimore, Md.; two sons Burnes "Mike" Walton of Baltimore and Forrest Walton of Boonesville; three sisters, Pearl Garrison and Carrie Austin, both of Baltimore, and Laura Morris of Boonesville; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Carletta L. Sullivan, and three sons, Claude "Pete" Walton, Wade H. Walton and Brice Walton, Jr. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Prize Hill Church by Dr. William Mengebier and the Rev. C. C. Kurtz. Burial will follow in Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 tonight at Teague Funeral Home, 2260 Ivy Rd. The family suggests contributions to Prize Hill Cemetery, Association, HCR 1, Box 89, Free Union 22940

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Oct. 1, 2004
MAUDE WALTON FENNER
Maude W. Fenner, 79, of Stanardsville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, at her residence. She was born May 11, 1925, in Greene County, a daughter of the late Delma and Emma Jane Elliott Walton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo H. Fenner; two sons, Roger Walton and Stony Fenner; a daughter, Betty Lou Chapman; one grandson, Chad Fenner; three brothers, Delma, James and Ronnie Walton; and her stepmother, Yettie Walton. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed taking care of her family. She is survived by her children, Jane Bishop and her husband, Roy, of Stanardsville, Brenda Fenner of Ruckersville and Wendell Fenner and his friend, Lisa, of Stanardsville; six grandchildren, Davy and Paula Chapman, Angela Johnson, Bonnie Ojeda, Wendy Bishop and Kevin Fenner and his wife, Susan; nine great-grandchildren; T.L. and Brittany Noakes, Vanessa and Christopher Tate, Kenton and Dylan Fenner, Victoria Morris, Shane Cattlett and Cody Thacker; one sister, Ruth Morris of Free Union; and many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. today at Evergreen Church of the Brethren, with Glenn Shifflett officiating. Interment will be at Ever-green Cemetery. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. William Murray and to Linda Allen of Hospice of the Piedmont. Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Mon, Jun. 22, 1992
MELVIN WALTON
Melvin Walton, 67, of 9946 Pleasant View Drive, New Market, died Oct. 17, 1992, at his home. Mr. Walton was born April 30, 1925, In Charlottesville and was a son of the Late Thomas and Sarah Shifflett Walton. He retired as a service representative with the Lindsay Cadillac Co. in Alexandria, where he had been employed for 40 years. He moved to New Market from Falls Church two years ago. He had served in the Navy during World War II. In 1952, he married the former Lorraine Rice, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Dale Walton of Springfield; one daughter, Susan McKay of Manassas; two sisters, Edna Frazier of Afton and Estelle Barnette of Florida; one brother, James M. Walton of Florida; two half brothers, David Morris and Edward Morris of Florida; and two grandchildren. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Oakland United Methodist Church Cemetery at Heathsville. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Theis Funeral Chapel in New Market. On Wednesday, the body will be taken to the Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home in Alexandria, where the family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 21, 1981
MITTIE LEE SHIFFLETT WALTON
Mrs. Mittie Lee Walton, 87, of Route 5, died at her home (Pinehurst) Wednesday evening. Born in Albemarle County March 25, 1894 daughter of the late Noah and Lucy Shifflett and was the widow of Charles Floyd Walton. She was a member of Ivy Creek United Methodist Church. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Ruby Hott of Quinton and Mrs. Frances W. Thomas of Glen Allen; three sons, Freeman Walton and Robert Walton both of Richmond, Bill Walton of Winter Park Fla.; one sister, Mrs. Fannie McAllister of Scottsville; one brother, James Shifflett of Lynchburg; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; one niece and three nephews. Funeral will be 2 p. m. Saturday at Prize Hill Church. The Rev. James H. Perry officiating with interment in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state at the home from 12 noon Friday until 12 noon Saturday. The Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 6, 1971
MORETTA WALTON SHIFFLETT
Mrs. Tom L. Shifflett
BOONESVILLE - Mrs. Moretta Walton Shifflett died yesterday at her home here. Born in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Rose Shifflett and George M. Walton. Her husband was the late Tom Lewis Shifflett. She was a housewife. Survivors include two sons, Amos Vernon Walton of Vienna and Frank Walton of Woodbridge; two brothers, Willis and George W. Walton of Alexandria; seven sisters, Mrs. Julia Via, and Mrs. Broadus Shifflett of Alexandria, Mrs. Loney Garrison of Grantville, Fla., Mrs. Alice Sparks of Boonesville, Mrs. Mamie Walton of Miami, Fla., Mrs. Helen Walton of Lynchburg, and Mrs. Mary Shifflett of Roanoke; a grandchild and a great-grandchild. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at Prize Hill Church in Boonesville with burial in the church cemetery, Preddy Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Greene County Record, Greene Co., VA, Feb. 7, 1935
MYRTLE BLANCHE McALISTER WALTON
The funeral of Mrs. Myrtle Blanche Walton, of Brown Cove, who died of broncho-pneumonia at University hospital, Feb. 1, 1935 was held Monday afternoon from Prize Hill church, near Boonesville. The service was conducted by Captain Moss who is in charge of one of the mission fields in the Blue Ridge. Burial was in the cemetery at the church. Mrs. Walton was a daughter of the late Bentley McAlister and was 40 years old. Four children survive---Misses Eunice, Lois, Maggie and Edna Walton all of Browns Cove. Mrs. Walton also leaves her mother, Mrs. Rebecca (Shiflett) Walton; three sisters and four brothers---Mrs. Edna Roberts, of Edmonster, Md.; Mrs. Alice Teter and Mrs. Laura Garrison, William and John McAlister of Browns Cove; Richard McAlister of Free Union and Emmett McAlister of Owensville. Mrs. Walton was rushed three miles by stretcher over icy hillsides to an ambulance of the hospital while critically ill Jan. 29. She had been ill for three weeks previous to her perilous journey which was made with the aid of White Hall CCC camp boys and residents of her community. She never improved from her critical state.

MYRTLE FRANCES WALTON MARTINEZ
1936-2012
Vancleave, MS -- Myrtle Frances Martinez, "Aunt Fran," died peacefully in her home on September 10, 2012, in Vancleave. She was born in Charlottesville, Virginia to George Daniel Walton and Nellie Shifflett Walton. She had been a resident of the Coast since 1977. After graduating high school, she enlisted in the United States Air Force. Aunt Fran and her husband, Uncle Marty, enjoyed working outside in the yard together. They created a beautifully, manicured landscape. She was preceded in death by her husband and love of her life, Lionel "Marty" Martinez; her parents; sister, Ethel Walton Irwin; and brother, Paul Walton. She is survived by her sister, Anne Hawkes of CA; niece, Star Garnett (Marcel) of Vancleave; nephews, Eddie Irwin (Angie) of Biloxi, and Pat Irwin (Deborah) of Wiggins; great nieces, nephews; and great- great nieces and nephews; and her beloved pets, Lilly Belle, Biskit, and Patriot. Services will be private, and memorials may be made to the Humane Society of South MS, www.hssm.com, or the National Kidney Foundation, www.kidney.org. RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 11280 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport, is in charge of arrangements, and memories may be shared at www.riemannfamily.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jan. 13, 1988
NELLIE SHIFFLETT WALTON
Nellie Shifflett Walton, 79, of 272 Minor Dr., died Monday, Jan. 11, 1988 at her residence. Born in Albemarle County on Dec. 12, 1908, daughter of the late Richard and Emma Morris Shifflett and was the widow of George Walton. Survivors include three daughters, Ethel Irwin of Biloxi, Miss., Mrs. Frances Martinze of Vancleve, Miss., and Mrs. George Hawkes of Fullerton, Calif.; one son, Paul M. Walton of Charlottesville; two sisters, Pauline West of Batesville, Madeline Shifflett of Esmont; three brothers, Wardell Shifflett of Batesville, Hubert Shifflett and Ray Shifflett, both of Esmont; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at Prize Hill Church, Boonesville. Interment will follow in Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7 to 8 Thursday evening at the Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 19, 2003
NELLIE WALTON FORD
Nellie Walton Ford, 88, of Boonesville died Wednesday, July 16, 2003 at the University of Virginia Hospital. Born January 15, 1915, she was the daughter of the late James Thomas Walton and Lucy Rubush Walton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Walton Ford; five sisters, Ruby Walton Knight, Sophie Walton Young, Edith Walton Davis, Helen Walton Hall, and Kathleen Walton Lamb; three brothers, Minor Melvin Walton, Nelson Irvin Walton, and Raymond Louis Walton; and two granddaughters, Sheri Ann Ford and Nora Ford Wilkinson. Mrs. Ford leaves her devoted children, Wayne Keith Ford and his wife Mary Ellen, Kathleen Ford Davis and her husband Dennis, and Karen Lee Ford; four grandchildren, Deanna Davis VanDerveer and her husband Robert, Joseph Ray Ford and his wife Virginia, John Patrick Powell, and Samuel Benjamin Powell; and eight great grandchildren, Elizabeth Ashley VanDerveer, Sarah Kathleen Walton VanDerveer, Joseph Tanner Ford, Keith Aaron Ford, Kenneth Mark Wilkinson, II, Whitney Nicole Wilkinson, and Elizabeth Mae Wilkinson. She will also be mourned by her beloved sisters, Pauline Walton Corbin and Alease Walton Bruce; her sister-in-law, Vertie Ford Powers; her many very dear nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. By all, she will be remembered for her gentle spirit, her endless capacity for love, her wonderful sense of humor, and her abiding faith in God. Mrs. Ford graduated from Blue Ridge School in 1932. She attended Nyack College in Nyack, New York and the University of Virginia. She graduated from Episcopal College in Philadelphia, Pa. While in Philadelphia, she began her career in service to others as a social worker in the inner city. A lifelong member of the Episcopal Church, she devoted much of her life to teaching and caring for the people she loved in the rural areas of Greene and Madison Counties. In the early 1940's she and her husband Joe, with the assistance of their dear friend Bishop W. Roy Mason, established St. Davids Episcopal Mission on Wyatt's Mountain in Greene County, where she served as teacher, social worker, and close friend to all. Also dear to her heart were the years she spent at the University of Virginia Hospital, where she was a medical social worker from 1962 until her retirement in 1978. From 1969 until her retirement, Mrs. Ford was also Clinical Instructor in Medicine and Clinical Instructor in Family and Community Medicine in the University of Virginia School of Medicine. The family wishes to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff at the University of Virginia Hospital, the UVA Primary Care Center, and home health care nurse, Jackie Gentry, for the capable and loving care extended to Mrs. Ford during her illness. Funeral services will be held at Prize Hill Cemetery Chapel at 2 p.m. today, with the Rev. Peter T. Way and Mr. Roger Browning officiating. Those who wish may send contributions to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 188, Crozet, Va. 22932 or to Hospice of the Piedmont, Suite 200, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Charlottesville, Va. 22911.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sep. 15, 2001
OPAL WALTON
Opal Walton, 77, of Free Union, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2001, at her home. Born Sept. 21, 1923, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Walter L. and Louemma Powell Sullivan, and was the wife of the late Gilmer Walton. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Leedy Francis Sullivan. She is survived by two daughters, Wendy L. Walton and Kathy A. Summers, both of Dundalk, Md.; two sons, James W. Walton of Berkley Springs, W.Va., and George W. Walton of Free Union; a stepson, Gilmer Walton of Baltimore, Md.; one sister, Blanche Morris of Albemarle County; one brother, Norval Sullivan of Florida; three grandchildren, Cory Edward Summers, James P. Walton and Michael Gilmer Walton; a niece, Donna Frazier; a nephew, Keith Morris; and many other nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Prize Hill Cemetery, with the Rev. Curtis Morris officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Teague Funeral Home. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 3042-D Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville, Va. 22901.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Apr. 21, 2001
RAYMOND LOUIS WALTON
Raymond Louis Walton, 82, of Westminster, Md., died April 18, 2001, at the Carroll County General Hospital in Westminster. Born Sept. 7, 1918, in Charlottesville, he was a son of the late James T. and Lucy B. Rubush Walton. He was the husband of Ruby Shifflett Walton. He was a lumberman and owner and operator of the Raymond L. Walton Lumber Company in Woodbine, Md. for 50 years. Mr. Walton was a sergeant in the U.S. Army, serving in Europe in World War II with Patton's Third Army, 4th Armored Division. He was among the first troops to relieve the 101st Airborne in the besieged town of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. He was a respected member of the National Hardwood Association, and enjoyed his family, hunting, fishing, baseball and football. He was of the Episcopal faith. Surviving him, in addition to his wife, are a daughter, Faithe W. Stem of Taylorsville, Md.; a son and daughter-in-law, Steven G. and Patricia Ann Walton of Hampstead, Md.; sisters Alease Bruce of Nortonsville, Nellie Ford of Boonesville, and Pauline Corbin of Crozet; grandchildren, Michael H. Stem Jr. and his wife, Athena, and Victoria Rose Walton; step grandchildren, Jessica and Jonathan Clarke; great-grandchildren, Anthony W., Nicholas W., and Christopher C. Stem; and numerous nieces and nephews in Virginia. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Helen Hall, Cathleen Lamb, Sophie Young, Edith Davis, and Ruby Knight; and brothers, Nelson and Minor Walton. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Rd., Westminster, Md. The Rev. O.F. "Bud" Kibbe, of the Taylorsville United Methodist Church, will officiate. Further visitation will be held from 1 p.m. Monday, until the start of services at 2 p.m., at the Prize Hill Church in Free Union, with the Rev. Dave Collier officiating. Interment will be in the Prize Hill Cemetery. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in Mr. Walton's memory to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 188, Crozet, Va. 22932; or to the Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 373, Albemarle, Va. 22932.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Oct. 7, 1995
RICHARD LEE WALTON
Richard "Tootsie" Lee Walton, 56, of Baltimore, Md., died Thursday Oct. 5, 1995, in Baltimore. Born in Baltimore on May 7, 1939, he was a son of Lucille L. Walton of Baltimore and the late Claude "Pete" A. Walton. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a sister, Kelly Walton, and three stepchildren, Alice Wozniak, Kevin Hunt and Katherine Green. A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Prize Hill Cemetery. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jul. 16, 2007
ROSA A. E. WALTON
Rosa A. E. Walton, formerly of Crozet, died Saturday, July 14, 2007, at Sentara Care Plex Hospital in Hampton, Virginia. She was born on July 25, 1931, in Muncher, Germany to the late Adam Frochler and Anna Karl Frochler. Rosa was preceded in death by her husband of 46 plus years, Edward Nelson Walton. She lived and worked in Crozet, Virginia before moving to Hampton, where she lived for many years. In Hampton she worked at The Thrift shop on Langley Air Force Base. She leaves to mourn her death, two sisters-in law, Mary Daughtry of Severn, Maryland and Dot Walton of Crozet; and many nieces and nephews, friends and neighbors, Joseph L. Hawkins, Richard Hartun, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Ned Knode, and others. Family suggest that memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2007, at Mountain Plain Baptist Church Cemetery. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Dec. 23, 1966
ROY M. WALTON
ALEXANDRIA - Roy Mason Walton, 52, a carpenter of Alexandria was killed by an automobile on U.S. 495 yesterday. Born in Albemarle County, he was the son of the late George and Rosie Shifflett Walton. His wife is Mrs. Nona M. Walton of Alexandria. Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Robert Walton, David Walton and Vernon Walton of Alexandria; there daughters, Mrs. Helen Clark, Mrs. Charlotte Willis and Mrs. Maxine Powers of Alexandria; two brothers, Richard Walton and Willis Walton of Alexandria; seven sisters, Miss Hootie Walton of Charlottesville, Mrs. Lonnie Garrison of Grantville, Pa., Miss Mamie Walton of Miami, Fla., Mrs. Catherine Shifflett, Mrs. Ella Sparks, Mrs. Julie Via, all of Alexandria and Miss Mae Walton of Roanoke. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Prize Hill Church, with burial in the church cemetery. Preddy-Teague Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, May 16, 1991
RUBY WALTON KNIGHT
Ruby Walton Knight, 85, of Boonesville died Monday, May 13, 1991, at her home. Born Dec. 28, 1905, she was a daughter of the late James Thomas and Lucy Rubush Walton. Mrs. Knight was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil R. Knight; a sister, Edith W. Davis; and three brothers, Minor M. Walton, Nelson E. Walton and Baby Joe Walton. Mrs. Knight is survived by one foster daughter, Vergie Spears, and 10 foster sons, Lawrence and Sanford Kephart, William, Robert and John Spears and Frank Gibson, all at home, Richard Garrison of Baltimore, Md., Charles Knight of Shenandoah, Jackie Via of Grottoes and Bobby Ray Knight of Alexandria. She is also survived by six sisters, Helen W. Hall, Pauline W. Corbin and Kathleen W. Lamb, all of Crozet, Nellie W. Ford and Alease W. Bruce, both of Boonesville and Sophie W. Young of Mt. Crawford, and one brother, Raymond L. Walton of Westminister, Md. Mrs. Knight had no children of her own, however, in the past four decades, she and her late husband opened their homes and hearts to 35 boys and one girl who were in the care. Mrs. Knight, a lifelong member of the Episcopal Church, was a 1925 graduate of Blue Ridge School. She received her higher education from the University of Virginia. From the late 1920s through the 1030s, she taught in public and Episcopal Mission Schools at Prize Hill, Blackwell’s Hollow, Wyatt’s Mountain, Gentry Elementary, Mutton Hollow, Haneytown, Simmons Gap, Bacon Hollow and Corbin Hollow in Madison County. Mrs. Knight spent her life teaching and ministering to the people she loved in rural Greene and Madison counties. She was instrumental in having the schools in many rural areas accredited by the State Board of Education. She was also instrumental in getting the roads in many formerly inaccessible areas upgraded and taken into the state road maintenance system. In addition, her efforts brought electricity and better health care to many isolated communities where she served. In the mid-1940s, she and her husband, with the assistance of their beloved Bishop W. Roy Mason, established Christ Church Episcopal Mission on High Top Mountain, Greene County, where she served as teacher, minister, social worker and friend until her retirement from service in the Episcopal Church in 1956. She ended her teaching career at the Dyke Public Elementary School, Greene County, where she taught children and grandchildren of many of her former students. Following her retirement from teaching, she returned to her home community in Boonesville, where she continued to care for foster children. She will be remembered as a gentle person who loved the Lord and her fellow man. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, in Prize Hill Church, Boonesville. The Rev. Alexander Livesay, the Rev. Merle Beacny and the Rev. Herbert Parker will preside. The family will receive friends at Teague Funeral Home from 7-8 p.m. today. The family requests memorial contributions be given to Prize Hill Church Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 50, Free Union 22940 or to Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 188 Crozet 22932.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Mon, Dec. 18, 2006
RUTH MILDRED WALTON
Ruth Mildred Walton, 92, of Timberville, died Dec. 16, 2006, at Life Care Center of New Market. She was born June 17, 1914, in Rockingham County, and was a daughter of the late William and Virginia Fansler Wean. She was a member of Rader Lutheran Church in Timberville, where she taught Sunday School and belonged to the Lutheran Church Women. She retired from Rockingham Poultry. She also had worked at Bowers Packing Shed in Timberville and was a seamstress for a number of years. On July 6, 1935, she married Charles L. Walton, who preceded her in death on Nov. 22, 1963. She is survived by a daughter, Nancy W. Drury of Harrisonburg; a son and daughter-in-law, Buddy R. and Myrt Walton of Timberville; a sister, Wilda Fulk of Broadway; four grandchildren and their spouses, Darren and Diana Drury, Ramona Messenger, Tim and Diane Walton, Dwight and Theresa Walton; and four great-grandchildren. Pastors Bernard Fuska and John Yeich will conduct a funeral service Tuesday 11 a.m. at Rader Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Rader Lutheran Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Grandle Funeral Home in Broadway. Memorial contributions may be made to the Timberville Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 101, Timberville, VA 22853.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Nov. 11, 1963
SAMUEL WATTS WALTON
CROZET - Samuel Watts Walton died here Saturday. He was 71. A member of Browns Cove Methodist Church, he was a veteran of World War I. He was born Dec. 6, 1891, in Albemarle County, the son of the late John and Annie Garrison Walton. In addition to his wife, Mrs. Lille Garrison Walton, he is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Lillian Batten of Crozet. Mrs. Vernon Batten and Mrs. Alma Gibson, both of Charlottesville, Mrs. Gordon Garrison of Crozet, and Mrs. William Pugh of Afton; a sister, Mrs. John Batten of Charlottesville; a brother, George Walton of Charlottesville; 22 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted at Browns Cove Methodist Church at 2 p.m. tomorrow, with burial in Mt. Moriah Methodist Church Cemetery at White Hall.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 6, 1990
STELLA M. WALTON
Stella M. Walton, 66, of Route 1, Crozet, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 1990 in a local hospital. Born Aug. 10, 1924, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Newton S. and Nettie S. Morris. Surviving are her husband, William M. Walton Sr. Of Crozet; a daughter, Florence Hawley, and son-in-law, Butch Hawley, of Crozet; two sons, William Walton Jr. Of Salem, Ill., and Kenneth N. Walton of Monroe, N.C.; a daughter-in-law, Tammy Walton of Monroe; eight grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Teague Chapel by the Rev. David Collyer. Interment will follow in Mountain Plain Baptist Church cemetery in Mechums River. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Feb. 11, 201
STEWARD ELMA WALTON
Steward Elma Walton of Charlottesville, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home with his devoted wife of 63 years, Natalie, by his side on Friday, February 10, 2012. He was born in Albemarle County, son of the late William J. "Willie" and Carrie Garrison "Granny" Walton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carrie B. Coleman. He is survived by his loving and devoted family; wife, Natalie Clarke Walton; daughter, Suzanne W. Barrell, her husband Herbert "Bert" Barrell, and their sons, Nickalus, his fiance, Audrey Reed, Mack and Miles Barrell; his sisters-in-law, Frances Clarke Taylor, Frances H. Clarke and Agnus K. Clarke; a sister, Louise W. Shifflett; a brother, Anthony Foster; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. He was a member of Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church in White Hall, the U.S. Navy Cruiser Association, the U.S. Navy Memorial, the United American Mechanics Council #166 in Free Union and the VFW. He served his country proudly during World War II in the Pacific while aboard the Light Cruiser USS Biloxi CL80. From 1943 until 1946, they received nine Bronze Battle Stars. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday February 13, 2012, at Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church with the Reverend Won Un officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. A reception to celebrate his life will follow in the church social hall. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2012, at Teague Funeral Home. The family would like to extend their gratitude to Gentle Shepherd and a special thank you to Autumn Scott and Ruby Carnes for their care. Memorial contributions may be made to The Gentle Shepherd Hospice, 6045 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, VA 24019. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Sep. 4, 2013
SUZANNE WALTON BARRELL

Suzanne Walton Barrell, 49, entered into the arms of Jesus on Monday, September 2, 2013, while surrounded by her family. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, and friend to all. She knew no strangers and dedicated her life to caring for those around her. As a Registered Nurse, Suzy spent many years fulfilling her calling in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the University of Virginia Medical Center. She also spent many years as an Emergency Room nurse, as well as assisting many patients at Martha Jefferson Hospital's Reproductive Medicine and Surgery Center. As a healer, she touched many young lives and dedicated her time to making others more comfortable. Suzy was preceded in death by her father, Steward E. Walton; her grandfather, Willie Walton; her grandmother, Carrie "Granny" Walton; and her father-in-law, Herbert C. Barrell. She is survived by her husband, Herbert M. Barrell; her children, Nick Barrell and his wife, Audrey, Mack Barrell, and Miles Barrell; her mother, Natalie C. Walton; mother-in-law, Mary Frances Barrell; three sisters-in-law, Margaret, Jane, and Barbara Barrell; a niece, Kelly Nauert and her husband, James; a nephew, Scott Eckes and his wife, Emily; three Godchildren, Hunter, Ashley and Austin Shaver; and countless dear friends. The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 5, 2013, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Teague Funeral Service. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be conducted 10 a.m. Friday, September 6, 2013, at Mount Moriah Methodist Church in White Hall. The family would like to thank everyone who responded from Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, and the medical team in charge of her care at UVA Medical Center. Donations may be made online to support the family at www.gofundme.com/45u850. Friends may sign a guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.


The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Dec. 26, 1959
THOMAS WALTON
BOONESVILLE - Thomas Walton, 66, of Boonesville, died Thursday at Sheridan Nursing Home at Kent Store, Fluvanna County. He was born in Albemarle County, son of the late George and Rosie Via Walton. He is survived by two sons, James Walton of Baltimore, Md., and Melvin Walton of Falls Church; three daughters, Mrs. Edna Frazier of Afton, and Mrs. Pearl Angel and Mrs. Estelle Barnett, both of Baltimore; four brothers, Henry Walton of Boonesville, and Roy Walton, George Walton and Willis Walton, all of Alexandria; and seven sisters, Mrs. Effie Shifflett of Boonesville, Mrs. Mary Via of Roanoke, Miss Helen Walton of Lynchburg, Mrs. Price Garrison of Pennsylvania, and Mrs. Katherine Shifflett, Mrs. Ella Sparks and Mrs. Judy Via, all of Alexandria. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Prize Hill Church at Boonesville, with burial in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Feb. 17, 1989
VIVIAN SHIFFLETT WALTON
Vivian Shifflett Walton, 68, died Feb. 15, 1989, at her home in Crozet. She was born Dec. 27, 1920, in Albemarle County, daughter of the late Cornelious F. Shifflett and Nellie Florence Shifflett. She was also preceded in death by her husband Nelson E. Walton. She is survived by a son Boyd Walton of Troy; four sisters, Ethel Shifflett of Crozet, Ellen Kendall of Baltimore, Lena R. Babington of Baltimore and Della Hensley of Elkton; a brother Walter Shifflett of Charlottesville; five grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. She was employed with Acme Visible Records Co. in Crozet. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at the Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p. m. Saturday at the Prize Hill Church in Boonesville. Interment will be in the church cemetery with Dr. Roy Thomas officiating. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Mar. 10, 1983
WADE H. WALTON
Wade H. Walton, 51, of Dundalk, Md. died Wednesday morning at his home. He was born in Albemarle County, Jan. 11, 1922, son of Maude S. Walton of Simpson, W. Va. and the late Bryce Walton. He was a World War II army veteran and a retired employee of the Dundalk Buss Lines. In addition to his mother, he is survived by two brothers, Burnes Walton of Dundalk, Forrest Walton of Charlottesville; three sisters, Carletta Sullivan of Elkton, Hazel Graham of Dundalk, Genieve Hustead of Simpson, W. Va. and was precede in death by two brothers, Claude "Pete" Walton and Bryce Walton, Jr. Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday at Prize Hill Church, the Rev. C. C. Kurtz officiating with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 7 to 8 Friday evening at the Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Oct. 10, 2002
WALTON DAVIS MORRIS
Walton Davis Morris Sr., 76, of Earlysville, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2002, at his home. He was born Nov. 15, 1925, in Orange County, son of the late Robert and Elsie Wood Morris. After graduating from Crozet High School in 1942, he fought throughout World War II in the Pacific with the U.S. Navy and then the Marines. He was wounded several times in the Battle of Iwo Jima. He continued his military career after the war, managing regional medical laboratories in several posts and retiring from the Army after twenty years of service. He then began a business career as one of the founders of National Clinical Services Laboratories, Inc., one of the nations first automated and computerized commercial medical laboratories. Later, he raised cattle, corn, and soybeans as the owner of several farms near Scottsville. He is survived by his wife, Sophie Morris of Earlysville; one son, Walton D. Morris Jr.; one daughter, Gwynndolynn R. Berkowitz, both of Charlottesville; five grandchildren; and his brothers, Robert Morris of Crozet, and Ronald Morris of Burlington, N.C. The family wishes to express gratitude to Dr. Richard Stewart and his staff, especially nurse, Beth Fitzgerald, and to the Hospice of the Piedmont, especially Linnea Thackston and Aida Chambers, for their kind care and support. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Suite 200, Charlottesville, Va. 22911. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in Rockgate Cemetery, Crozet. Anderson Funeral Service, Crozet, is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
WILLIAM M. WALTON
William Melton "Willie" Walton, 75, of Crozet, died Thursday, May 16, 1996. Born Feb. 17, 1921 in Mechums River, he was the son of the late Newell Austin Walton and Malinda Ralston Walton. He was the husband of the late Stella Morris Walton. Willie drove his cab for 40 years with Paces Cab, Yellow Cab and on his own. He served his country in World War II with the U.S. Army. Survivors include two sons, William "Bill" Walton Jr. Of Salem, Ill; Kenneth "Kenny" Walton and his wife, Linda, of Plattsmouth, Nev.; one daughter, Florence "Flossie" Hawley and her husband, Butch, of Crozet; four sisters, Annie Cooke of Afton, Nellie "Dot" McCauley of Laurel, Md., and Marie Morris and her husband, "Bill," of Crozet; two brothers, Edward Walton of Hampton and James "Herb" Walton of Whitehall; nine grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many friends and neighbors who will greatly miss him. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at the Teague chapel with the Rev. David Collier officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain Plain Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jul. 23, 1997
YETTE FLORENCE SHIFFLETT WALTON
Yettie Florence Walton, 86, of Stanardsville passed away Saturday, June 21, 1997, at her home. She was born March 10, 1911, in Greene County, a daughter of the late Will and Betty Hamm Shifflett. Her husband was the late Delma F. Walton. She is also preceded in death by three sons, Delmer Walton, James Walton and Ronnie Walton. She is survived by two daughters, Maude Fenner of Stanardsville and Ruth Morris of Free Union; a brother Elphis Shifflett of Ruckersville; three sisters, Pansey Snow of Quinque, Mavis Deane of Ruckersville and Edith DeVaughn of Orlando, Fla.; 13 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; and two special friends, Bernice Deane and Linda Payne. Mrs. Walton was a member of Amicus Seventh Day Adventist Church. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment in the Evergreen Cemetery. The Rev. Ron Goss will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. A special thanks to Dr. Gordon Morris and Hospice of the Piedmont. Those who wish may make a donation to Hospice of the piedmont, 1290 Seminole Trail, Charlottesville Va. 22901 in her memory.


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