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Shirley Joan DaltonPassing: January 29, 2013


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, February 1st @ 7:00 p.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday, February 1st @ 4:00pm.-7:00pm


Valhalla Memory Gardens

Saturday, February 2nd @ 11:00am

BLOOMINGTON – Shirley Joan Dalton, 68, passed away at 8:48 p.m. Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at her residence.

Born August 9, 1944, in Oolitic, she was she daughter of Chillis and Callie (Luttrell) Gosser.  She married Leroy Dalton in March of 1984, and he preceded her in death in April of 2011.

She was a homemaker, a member of Bethel Lane Holiness Church, and a graduate of Oolitic High School in 1962.

Surviving:   daughter, Cindy Chapman, Mitchell
         granddaughter, Amber Clayton
  great grandchildren, Keaton, Kamden, and MacKenley

Her parents; husband; daughter, Misty Dawn Dalton; and siblings, Janet Begley, Olean Gosser, Osbie Gosser, Mary Box, Matrice Turner, Louie Gosser, and an infant brother, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 7:00 p.m. Friday, February 1, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Roger Helton officiating.  Graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 2, at Valhalla Memory Gardens in Bloomington.

Friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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4 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Ron & Judy Freeman | Spencer
    Date: January 31, 2013
    Shirley was a very good person and a good friend. She will be missed a lot. She is with her Leroy now. Maybe Heaven has a place where they can fish together like they did so many times at our place. We miss that so much...
  2. Guest: Jody Figg | bloomingtonindiana
    Date: January 31, 2013
    Shirley was a wonderful caring person. She sent our parents cards, on a weekly basis. She will be sadly missed. The Shelton Family
  3. Guest: Raymond & Jean Evans | PortRicheyFL
    Date: January 31, 2013
    Shirley was our dear friend We will miss her dearly Now she is a with the Lord and Leroy God bless you Rest in peace. Jean and Raymond Evans
  4. Guest: Rick & Shirley Evans | Bloomington, , IN
    Date: January 31, 2013
    So sad. She did so much for others. Gave of her time to the church and calls to others. She will be missed.