Deborah Jean Dalton

Deborah Jean Dalton, 48, of Pearisburg, departed this life Wednesday evening July 29, 2009 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg after a long illness. She was born in Richmond, VA on March 19, 1961, attended Rich Creek United Methodist Church, had worked as a manager of Hardee’s, at the Inn at Virginia Tech, and at the Dollar Tree.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband David R. (Peter) Dalton; her parents The Rev. James W. Draper and Barbara Jean Johnson Draper of Mechanicsville, VA; her sister and brother-in-law Lynne D. and Michael Studeman of Norfolk, VA; and her nephews Noah and Joshua Studeman.

Memorial services will be conducted Saturday, August 1, 2009 at 3:00 PM in First United Methodist Church in Rich Creek with The Rev. Douglas Hyndrich officiating. The family will receive friends at the church following the services. In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made in Deborah’s name to First United Methodist of Rich Creek Relay For Life Team at P.O. Box 397, Rich Creek, VA 24147. The Dalton family is being cared for by The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke, VA. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.